Martin Gardner

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Resources

This page is dedicated to community resources and benefits information. This page will be updated regularly with helpful links to mental health …

Mental Disorders

The Case Manager’s Role in Conflict Resolution

Yet another key function of case managers is resolving conflict. There are a number of reasons case managers engage in conflict resolution. One of …

Management

With Billions In Proposed Cuts, Medicaid Waivers May Be At Risk

The health care proposal in the U.S. Senate would slash $772 billion from Medicaid in the next decade, the Congressional Budget Office said, …

Health Care

How to Become a Residential Sponsor in Virginia

Virginia and many other states are moving away from institutionalized settings and transitioning to community –based residential services. Group …

What's considered a developmental disability?

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016<p>(WRDW/WAGT) -- There are a number of disabilities people live with each day and a group in Georgia is trying to make the lives …

Vocational Options for the Disabled

Individuals with disabilities often have difficulty obtaining competitive employment due to the nature of their disabilities. Others may not be able …

5 mental health podcasts by therapists of color

Podcasting

Developing a Person Centered Plan

This article discusses the process that clinicians use to develop person centered plans for individuals with intellectual or developmental …

Private Case Management vs. Public Case Management Services

This article discusses the introduction of privatized case management in addition to case management provided by public agencies.<p>For years people …

Direct Care Professionals and Why We Need Them

The human services field covers a wide range of professional opportunities. These professions may vary in opportunities and advancement depending on …

How the DOJ Settlement Changed Case Management in Virginia

This article addresses the recent DOJ settlement with the Commonwealth of VA regarding individuals with intellectual disabilities and the impact …

Case Management: The Transition from High School

Most parents are excited when our children approach graduation from high school. It’s time to look toward college, trade school, or entering the work …

You’re Not Alone: Suicide warning signs and how you can help

Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>><p>Updated:Sunday, July 9 2017 2:46 PM EDT2017-07-09 18:46:36 GMT<p>SOUTH DAYTONA, Fla. - A woman is facing charges after …

Spokane

Housing options help autistic adults find independence

Masha Gregory was nervous to move out of her parents' home and into her own place, where the 26-year-old Pennsylvania woman worried about making …

Mental Health Daily News Feed

The Mental Health Daily News Feed app provides daily articles on mental health and substance abuse.<p>* Articles delivered daily from around the web on …

How These Psychologists Are Prioritizing Mental Health Care For Black America

"Our Mental Health Minute" addresses subjects most pertinent to our community.<p>Psychologists Riana Anderson and Shawn Jones wanted to find an effective way to intertwine the two communities they knew best: psychology and black America. So they began brainstorming ways to do just that three years ago.<p>…

Mental Disorders

Five of the best blogs for stress relief

Feeling stressed? Everyone faces stress from time to time. However, long-term stress can build up and have an adverse impact on health. Taking steps …

Governor pushes for mental health screenings at jails

Family photo<p>Jamycheal Mitchell<p>Jamycheal Mitchell less<p>RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- It’s an issue that was highlighted after the death of Jamycheal …

How what you eat may affect mental health

More than 16 million U.S. adults report having a major episode of depression within the last year, according to figures from the National Institutes …

Time Management Techniques for Human Service Professionals

Time management is a critical skill needed to be successful in the human services field. Case management has changed significantly over the years and …

What To Do If Someone Is Having A Seizure

Have you ever caught yourself in a panic while trying to figure out what you should do to help a loved one who’s experiencing a seizure? Generalized …

Sheltered Workshops Get Reprieve

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. — T.J. Martin wore a wide grin while he used a hand-operated machine to shape steel into hooks inside the Cambria County Association …

Many With Disabilities Fear Medicaid Cuts Will Diminish Independence

The current debate over Medicaid has Anastasia Somoza thinking about the Willowbrook State School, the infamous Staten Island institution for people …

Audio Therapy: How Music Improved One Man’s Mental Health

When your daddy is a singer turned DJ, your grandmother and great-aunt are opera singers and your uncle sang backup for Sam Cooke, being heavily …

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Updated on March 23, 2016<p>Here are some of my other articles from my Hubpages profile. I still interact there and respond to comments.<p><b>Case …

Ice Cube to Release Clothing Line That Will Support Autism

Ice Cube is branching out into another business venture beyond music, and this time, it’s going to benefit a lot of people who need it. The West …

Black Folks And Mental Health: How to Stop Suffering In Silence

America’s black population has historically suffered at the hands of powerful; enduring enslavement, isolation, and cultural carnage. Today, the …

Mental illness and heart disease are often found in the same patients

Cardiovascular disease and mental illness are among the top contributors to death and disability in the United States. At first glance, these health conditions seem to lie at opposite ends of the medical spectrum: Treating the heart is often associated with lab draws, imaging and invasive …

Medicine

The Case for Family as Paid Caregivers

One of the more polarizing debates in the human services field is whether or not family (parents in particular) should be paid caregivers for their …

Long –Term Planning for the Disabled

Case managers often provide assistance with maintaining benefits. This is critical because they need medical insurance to obtain vital services such …