Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

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September is National Recovery Month

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

September is National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month was established in 1989 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA). The purpose of National Recovery Month is to educate the public about mental [...]


Latitude for Gratitude

All around the world, many 12-Step groups will be focusing on the Eleventh Step during the month of November. Step 11: “Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious [...]

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The Truth About Study Drugs and College Students

When we think of college, many people picture the stereotypical late-night study session. They may imagine a student surrounded by books, printouts, and notes, fueled by copious amounts of [...]

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Suicide Prevention Month: Intervention and Awareness

As the COVID-19 pandemic enters its sixth month, millions of Americans find themselves dealing with new issues. For some, feelings of anxiety and depression have worsened to include suicidal [...]

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Addiction Treatment for Doctors and Nurses

This year has brought new challenges for all of us. As Americans prepare to reopen schools and return to work, experts caution that this behavior will trigger a second [...]


The Value of Friendship

In celebrating National Friendship Day this August, we take a moment to reflect on the friendships in our lives. When we hear the word, ‘friendship,’ instantly an image comes [...]


What You Need to Know About Orthorexia

Anorexia and bulimia are not the only eating disorders affecting people around the world. In recent years, orthorexia has become a growing problem, especially among health-minded young women. This [...]

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Reflections of Racism

by Vanessa Cox, MSW, LCSW, CMAT Very few of us can ignore or deny the waves of social unrest sweeping throughout our communities, this country, and the world amid the [...]