Monthly Archives: February 2022

Arvada will launch a mental wellness program in March

ARVADA, CO – Arvada’s Resilience Task Force is partnering with the Jefferson Center for Mental Health to launch a program in March to help small businesses deal with mental health crises caused by the pandemic . The program — called Centered — will be funded by the Coronavirus State and …

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Menopause start-up extends partnership with NHS and expands digital clinic

A start-up specializing in menopause health has extended its partnership with the NHS to help develop its digital clinic for women’s health. Bia Care was the first of its kind to partner with the NHS last year, and additional funding means it can now extend the availability of its digital …

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Mental Health Foundation calls on industry to do more for player wellbeing

Share this article The British non-profit Mental Health Organization is calling on the gaming industry to do more to take care of the mental health of its players. The group issued five recommendations to game makers today after conducting a research project in which it tracked the gaming habits of …

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Name of latest county ARPA committee member – Newton Daily News

The final citizen representative for Jasper County’s upcoming ARPA committee, which will determine how the county’s $7 million of federal stimulus funds will be spent, was named at the Feb. 22 board of oversight meeting. Thad Nearmyer was elected to the committee and will represent the southwest quadrant of the …

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Mental health clinic for veterans opens in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE, Calif. – The Oceanside military community will soon have a new resource with the opening of a Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) mental health clinic. The purpose of the clinic is to meet the growing mental health needs of post-9/11 veterans, active duty members and military families. This will be …

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Delco regains control of the correctional facility in April

Since then, the county has ironed out the issues and revamped things behind the scenes. Food, commissary, medical and maintenance services needed to be addressed. Requests for Proposals had to be completed. Suppliers had to be selected. Personnel changes had to be made. Madden said staffing has been one of …

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Maine Med President: Lack of state investment in mental health is a major driver of ER violence

Imagine coming to work every day and wondering, “Is this the day I will be physically or verbally assaulted? Sadly, that’s become reality for the healthcare heroes who work in our state’s emergency departments, like the one at Maine Medical Center. Lucy Dawson, a member of the Maine State Nurses …

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Kimberly Guilfoyle will be subpoenaed by the January 6 committee after she withdraws from the meeting

Guilfoyle, who is engaged to Donald Trump Jr. and worked on his father’s presidential campaign, “has information of interest to the select committee and has provided material relevant to our investigation,” the committee spokesperson said, Tim Mulvey, in a statement. “The select committee had hoped that she would do as …

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Regional Mental Health Coalition Expresses Frustration Over Substance Abuse Connect Operations | Local News

Leaders of the South Central Montana Regional Mental Health Center, a coalition of eastern Montana counties providing mental health resources throughout the region, are frustrated. The chairman of the health center’s board of directors and its executive director met with the three Yellowstone County commissioners on Thursday and expressed concerns …

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The Harvard Crimson

In a high-definition video module, a counselor named Donna walks down a street while describing methods of approaching patients who are experiencing mental health issues. “[It] is a very sensitive issue, so it’s natural to feel a little uncomfortable asking questions about it,” she says. She reminds me that “it …

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NMU committee changes schedule in search of new president

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) — The end of Northern Michigan University’s hunt for its next president will have to wait a little longer. At first, 10 to 12 candidates were to be interviewed in April, and the process was to end on May 1. On Monday, the Presidential Research Advisory Committee …

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clinical director appointed for the Dunkirk mental hygiene site | News, Sports, Jobs

Tamie Gates Coleman The Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene announced the internal promotion of Tamie Gates Coleman as the new Certified Director of the Community Behavioral Health Clinic for the Dunkirk site. Coleman has worked for Chautauqua County since 2006 and later joined the Mental …

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Minded, a telehealth platform specializing in mental health medication management, raises $25M – TechCrunch

of mind, a psychiatry-focused telehealth company specializing in consumer mental health medication management, raised $25 million in seed funding. Launched in 2021 in New York, Minded offers consumers access to online psychiatry. Minded is currently available in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, Texas, Illinois, and California. The company says …

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West Virginia House committee loosens government purse strings | News, Sports, Jobs

During his January State of the State Address to lawmakers, Governor Jim Justice demonstrated the state’s complex procurement process with a gigantic flowchart. (Photo courtesy of West Virginia Governor’s Office) CHARLESTON — Responding to Gov. Jim Justice’s call in January to make state government purchases easier, …

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Children’s mental health draws attention from state legislature

Children’s mental health draws attention from state legislature February 21, 2022 1:30 a.m. By Azeb Tuji WNPA News Service In the wake of the pandemic, Seattle Children’s Hospital reports that an increasing number of children need outpatient mental health treatment, but there are not enough providers to meet the demand. …

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Behavioral Wellness Brings Community Meditation App to Soothe Mental Health | Good for Santa Barbara

Posted on February 20, 2022 | 09:00 Santa Barbara County Department of Behavioral Wellness [email protected] joined a statewide collaborative project administered by the California Mental Health Services Authority to offer free Headspace meditation apps to the community, available in English and Spanish. Headspace is a technology application created “to improve …

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Youth mental health hub to open this summer

Members of the Alex Panton Foundation at the charity’s symposium on Saturday. The foundation has been instrumental in establishing a mental health center for children and adolescents which is due to open in July. – Photo: Norma Connolly A new mental health center specifically for children and adolescents will be …

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Malta Olympic Committee launches Games of the Small States of Europe 2023

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic Movement. As the first website not to be placed behind …

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Hundreds of Rodents Found Inside Family Dollar Facility | Health

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (AP) – More than 1,000 rodents have been discovered at a Family Dollar distribution center in Arkansas, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday as the chain issued a voluntary recall affecting items purchased in hundreds of stores in the South. A consumer complaint prompted officials …

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School mask debates impact children’s mental health, parents say – NBC Chicago

The school mask debate has swept through Chicago-area communities in recent weeks and it can impact your child’s mental health. NBC 5 spoke to parents on both sides of the mask debate who said their children were anxious and confused by the reactions and decisions of people who may or …

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January 6 Committee recap: What did Trump do and when did he do it?

The committee also issued six new subpoenas this week as part of its investigation. Subpoenas have been sent to Michael A.Roman, Gary Michael Brown, Douglas V. Mastriano, Laura Cox, Mark W. Finchemand Kelli district. Ward will be a household name for politics junkies. She is the chairwoman of the Arizona …

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Mental health advocates want feedback on relief spending

Advocates want Mississippians who depend on mental health services to have a say in how the beleaguered Department of Mental Health spends $104.5 million in proposed federal relief funds, and they hope the legislature will achieve it. On February 11, leaders of four advocacy groups sent a letter to Lt. …

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Live coronavirus updates and omicron variant news

New York City Mayor Eric Adams (D) told a gathering of CEOs on Wednesday that they should get their employees back to office as soon as possible to help the city’s economy recover from the effects of the pandemic. “The best thing we can do to deal with covid is …

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Teen depression: Why is anxiety rising in teens during the COVID pandemic?

A mother finds a drawing of a tombstone among her son’s schoolwork. “Rest in peace,” the caption read. “Maybe I better die.” The boy is 10 years old. Terrorized, she turns to marriage and family therapist Laurie Singer. That a child so young has mental health issues comes as no …

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Powerball gets reluctant committee support

Idaho’s “Powerball Bill” is heading to the House floor for a vote. A half-hearted House State Affairs Committee advanced House Bill 607 – which would allow the Idaho Lottery to remain in a growing international Powerball compact. Education has skin in this game: Over the next decade, Powerball is expected …

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Mobile mental health program offers counseling to West Side youth in need

AUSTIN — A West Side neighborhood group is bringing therapy and counseling services to schools that might not otherwise have dedicated mental health resources. The Mobile Mental Health program — created by BUILD Chicago — aims to provide young people with proactive support and to prevent a person in mental …

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Camp Jordan Parkway could house an emergency medical facility

Parkridge Health System plans to build a facility to provide emergency services on Camp Jordan Parkway at the entrance to one of Hamilton County’s largest recreation parks, officials said. East Ridge City Council agreed to the first of two votes required to rezone vacant land from a commercial district to …

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UW Health: Psychologist stresses importance of mental health in pediatric cancer care

MADISON, Wis. – Today is International Childhood Cancer Day, and an expert from UW Health Kids shares her perspective on the importance of mental health throughout the childhood cancer care journey a family. According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, hundreds of children are diagnosed with cancer each year …

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Avenue Therapeutics Trading Halted Ahead of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting

By Colin Kelher Trading in Avenue Therapeutics Inc. shares was halted on Tuesday ahead of a meeting of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s advisory committee regarding the company’s appeal against the agency’s rejection of a proposed painkiller. The agency is hosting a joint meeting of its anesthetic and analgesic …

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$100,000 donation helps NLH buy a second digital x-ray machine

Left to right, Nathan Littauer Hospital Board Chairman David D’Amore, Director of Diagnostic Imaging Dwayne Eberle, Vice Chairman Geoffrey Peck, CEO Sean Fadale, Director of location of Stewart’s Shop Meco Brittany Durose and Stewart District staff Lindsay Brown in an imaging room receiving Stewart’s Shop’s $100,000 check for a new …

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Home plan would give mental health facilities nearly $200 million for staff – Oregon Capital Chronicle

Oregon lawmakers are proposing nearly $200 million to help treat more Oregonians struggling with mental health issues and addictions. Hundreds of thousands of people rely on outpatient and residential programs for treatment for drug addiction, severe depression and other crippling mental disorders, but during the pandemic they have often had …

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UCC launches Innsightful wellness program to aid student mental health // The Observer

The University Guidance Center (UCC) tries to evolve by partnering with Insightfula company aimed at helping young adults manage their stress and other emotions. Notre Dame is piloting a 12-week program to improve student mental health. The deadline for students to apply for the program was February 4. This program …

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Committee with clear checks on power could work for Marin sheriff oversight – Marin Independent Journal

The call for the creation of a special oversight committee for the Marin County Sheriff’s Office is not new. This has been touched on before and, as was the case during the February 1 debate, the issue comes down to the composition of the panel and its investigative powers. Sheriff …

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On Valentine’s Day, show you care by donating blood [United Way column] | Together

February is known for a variety of celebrations. It is the shortest month of the year, but includes Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, and President’s Day. We also celebrate Black History Month in February. And of course, it’s the snowiest month in Pennsylvania…if you like that type of weather. There is …

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Virginia Beach offers $1,000 hiring incentive for mental health professionals

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The need to hire mental health professionals is more prevalent than ever — with the industry understaffed. The City of Virginia Beach offers an incentive to those who apply and are hired for these jobs. “It’s been incredibly frustrating and rewarding,” Kurt Hooks, CEO of the …

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Canberra’s adolescent mental health facility won’t be full until 2023, while children as young as 13 will be admitted to adult wards

Children as young as 13 continue to be admitted to Canberra Hospital’s adult mental health unit as the opening of a dedicated acute care facility for young people has been pushed back to 2023. Key points: The only teenage mental health facility in Canberra opens in 2023 while children as …

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Sacred Heart tackles mental health as ‘the most pressing need on campus’

FAIRFIELD — Larry Wielk, dean of students at Sacred Heart University, has seen more students request mental health-related leaves in the past year and a half than in the past three to five years. While mental health issues existed before the pandemic, Wielk believes needs have tripled since COVID, particularly …

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House education committee introduces bill to ban mask mandates at school

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) — A bill that would ban mask mandates in schools just cleared another hurdle in the General Assembly, passing the education committee on Friday. Senate Bill 739, in part, gives parents the choice not to mask their children at school, in addition to not having to provide …

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Byte Proud to Recognize Community Efforts of TODEC Legal Center, Begins 2022 with $5,000 Donation

COACHELLA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Byte, a rapidly growing transparent alignment company, announced that it has donated $5,000 to the Inland Empire’s TODEC Legal Center to support its youth leadership program, Monarcas Luchadoras. Monarcas Luchadoras empowers young people to use their voice for change and support their local community. These young leaders led …

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How the pandemic is affecting children’s mental health – Cleveland Clinic

At the start of the pandemic, we heard it all the time: “Children are resilient. They will be fine. But it’s been a few years and we’re still grappling with the realities of COVID-19. New variants, the wearing of masks, vaccinations and arguments about whether or not all of this …

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Tasmanian teenager’s suicide could have been prevented if more mental health services were available, coroner says

The suicide of a 16-year-old boy could have been prevented if more mental health services were available in Tasmania, a coroner has found. WARNING: This story contains details that readers may find distressing. Key points: The boy died two days after being discharged from an interstate mental health facility The …

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TikTok trend of ‘mucus fishing’ harms eye and mental health, doctors warn

Hope you had the foresight to avoid this one. ‘Mucus fishing’ is TikTok’s latest gross trend, in which users brush gunk out of their irritated eyes using cotton swabs and their own fingers, as it seems is aesthetically pleasing or soothing to view – for some people. But it can …

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Senate Judiciary Committee Passes Wiretapping Bill

Alabama’s Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday passed a bill authorizing state-level wiretapping of those suspected of certain drug-related crimes. The same bill was introduced during the previous legislative session and failed to reach final passage. Senate Bill 26, sponsored by State Sen. Tom Butler, R-Madison, would authorize state-level wiretapping of …

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My Short Life and the Connecticut General Assembly

My medical records state that I am a cancer survivor – twice as much no less. I finished my treatment for breast cancer and malignant melanoma feeling confident and grateful. But in March 2021, I was diagnosed with advanced stage fallopian tube cancer. It’s very rare. It is also the …

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Test & Trace launches buprenorphine treatment pathway to help people with opioid use disorder

NYC Test & Trace Corps launches buprenorphine treatment pathway to help New Yorkers with opioid use disorder Further expands the addiction treatment options offered by the Street Health Outreach + Wellness program for New York street homeless people and people with opioid use disorder. New York, NY The …

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community health centers celebrate one year of immunizing the underserved | national news

Bethsda, Maryland, February 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — This week, the community health center’s COVID-19 vaccination program marks an important milestone in protecting underserved populations from a virus that has claimed more than 900,000 lives and infected millions. . From the start, equity has been the North Star of the Biden …

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FEMA shares mental health resources for children affected by Storm Ky.

HOPKINS CO., Ky. (WFIE) – FEMA has shared a list of children’s mental health resources to help families deal with the aftermath of December’s tornado. Laura Day is a therapist at River Valley Behavioral Health and she has worked with many children who have been affected by the storm. “They …

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Florida bill to cut school classes on sex and gender passes Senate committee – NBC 6 South Florida

A bill that would ban discussion of sexual orientation and gender identity in Florida elementary schools passed the state Senate Education Committee on Tuesday. The bill, titled “Parental rights in education”, adopted by the committee by a vote of 6 to 3. As written, the proposal states that school districts …

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New COVID sick leave would exempt 1 in 4 California workers

In summary California lawmakers plan to bring back extra COVID paid sick leave, but it won’t cover small business workers. A bill en route to Governor Gavin Newsom would require large California employers to offer workers up to 80 hours of paid COVID-related sick leave But there’s a catch: The …

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Mark Selby should be applauded for speaking out about his mental health struggles, says Gary Wilson

Gary Wilson says he’s on the road to recovery after battling depression. In January last year, Wilson went public with how much he had suffered, with a display of frustration in a league match against John Higgins. But now, after the help of a sports psychologist, the 36-year-old is “in …

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Salovey unveils committee to assess Yale’s gift policy

In an email to faculty, Salovey detailed the charge and composition of the new committee, which will review Yale’s current donation procedures and suggest changes. Sarah Cook, Philip Mousavizadeh and Isaac Yu 11:18 p.m., February 06, 2022 Staff journalists Courtesy of Robbie Short University President Peter Salovey on Friday announced …

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St. Mary’s Medical Center receives an anonymous gift from the heart

Hockey hero saves children from drowning Neshaminy’s second student, Cory Hemberger, right, used his hockey stick to rescue two teenagers who had fallen through the ice at Lake Afton. Contributed, The Intelligent St. Mary’s Medical Center has received an anonymous donation – a donation from the heart – that will …

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How Team USA is addressing mental health at the 2022 Winter Olympics

At the Tokyo Summer Olympics last year, star gymnast Simone Biles shed light on the mental health issues many Olympians face when she decides to retire from competition. Now, the best figure skaters, skiers and snowboarders in the United States will compete for gold medals as they also face the …

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Unapproved product, the establishment encourages the recall of CBD; other reported enforcement activities

Cannabidiol (CBD) oil has been recalled in Ireland after being manufactured in an unregistered establishment. Hugold CBD oils were recalled after being processed at a site where the operations had not been reported to authorities. Additionally, the products contain concentrated CBD which is an unauthorized novel food. A novel food …

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Blair shows success in accessing mental health services

BLAIR, Neb. (WOWT) – Getting mental health services for people who live in small towns has been a constant struggle. “It’s hard to get people to rural areas if you don’t live in the countryside, city dwellers tend not to want to move to a small town to provide these …

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East Haven Creates Affordable Housing Committee

EAST HAVEN — City Council has voted to establish an Affordable Housing Plan Advisory Committee that will spend the next few months developing a housing plan to be submitted to the state by June 1. The council heard the details of the state law requiring the creation of the plan …

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California law would offer a tax credit of $500 for blood donation | California

(The Center Square) – As the United States faces a severe blood shortage, a California lawmaker has introduced legislation that would provide tax credits to residents who donate blood four or more times in a year. calendar year. Assemblyman Freddie Rodriguez, chairman of the Assembly Committee on Emergency Management, introduced …

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20 prefectures assume viral infections without testing

Twenty prefectures are giving “deemed positive” diagnoses to potential COVID-19 patients without actually carrying out tests to confirm whether they are infected, the Asahi Shimbun has learned. The Ministry of Health is allowing them to do so because test kits are scarce and health centers could be overwhelmed with people …

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Cardinal Care provides mental health services at CFAUSD

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) – The pandemic has impacted many aspects of life, including children’s mental health. The Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District is taking steps to make mental health care more accessible to students. Cardinal Care provides students in grades 4-12 with access to mental health care while …

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Immigration Enforcement Bill Authorizes First House Committee

A House panel on Thursday approved a bill that would step up Florida’s crackdown on illegal immigration. Inspired by Gov. Ron DeSantisThe law project (HB 1355) is a multi-pronged proposition. Law enforcement should cooperate with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement. It would also prevent local governments from entering into contracts …

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Donation allows Massey to name epidemiology and public health role

Warwick Smith / Stuff David Hayman, a professor at Massey University, has a new role as the Percival Carmine Chair in Epidemiology and Public Health. A new position created by the Massey University Foundation will draw on the university’s expertise in epidemiology and public health. The Percival Carmine Chair in …

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Some nurses struggle with mental health issues as workload increases

BIG FALLS — People depend on healthcare workers every day when they are sick or injured, and rely on knowing they will be there when needed. Nurses and other healthcare workers have demanding jobs that exhaust them, and not just physically. Mental health is an issue with which many actors …

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2nd Chance welcomes its new CEO, Brandon Dale

PHOENIX, February 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — 2n/a Chance Treatment Centers (“2n/a Chance”), a leading regional network of outpatient behavioral health centers, announced today that Brandon Dale joined as President and CEO. Brandon brings over 25 years of healthcare industry experience and will lead the rapidly growing organization as it continues …

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State to expand behavioral health services | News

BOSTON — Governor Charlie Baker is taking steps to expand access to behavioral health services as the state grapples with a pandemic-fueled mental health crisis. The Baker administration is diverting $115 million to create a behavioral health hotline that would operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, set …

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Cannabis bill goes through joint committee

BOSTON — There has been no opposition in the Joint Committee on Cannabis Policy to new legislation targeting continuing issues with host community agreements and social equity in the new cannabis industry, allowing for the legislature to become more involved in cannabis policy than it has since the voter rewrite. …

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Cullman Co. Schools receives donation for mental health services

CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) – A Cullman County family has donated $10,000 to Cullman County schools to support student and family mental health services. The Stephen K. Griffith Memorial Fund was established in 2018 by his family to expand mental health services in Cullman County. Griffith was a well-known Cullman …

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Union Budget 2022-23: Indian Budget News Today | Income tax, railway budget, crypto taxation

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Mammovan announces shutdowns in northern Nevada

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) — Women scheduled for mammograms will have the opportunity this week as the Mammovan makes a stopover in northern Nevada. Mammography screenings are primarily for women 40 and older; however, screenings will be offered to people under the age of 40 who have a screening referral from …

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