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New Sensory Room at New Hope Middle School 'a Safe Space' for Special Needs Students

By Ryan Anderson
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New Hope Middle School officially opened its new Kodiak Calming Cove, a sensory room for children with special needs, recently, and "it'll make a big difference for students to have a safe space they can go into," said Belinda Sloan, the school's principal.

The Time Is Now to Make Mental Health an EHS Priority

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Despite this being a year that will go down as memorable for all of the wrong reasons, 2020 will also be remembered as a time where we stepped up to take care of one another.

In the face of the pandemic and national unrest, organizations have begun to place a greater emphasis on the mental health of their employees. After all, no matter the size, industry or scale, a company’s people are its most vital assets.

Gold Medalist Aly Raisman on Courage and Self‑Compassion

The World Champion Gymnast and Wellness Advocate spoke at T-Mobile’s Women’s Summit about mental health and tips for succeeding under pressure.
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By Shawna Ryan

Recovery Month at Alkermes

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During Recovery Month and always, we honor the progress made by people in all stages of substance use disorder recovery. Katie shares her substance use recovery story and how she spreads hope to others.

Alkermes Shares Mental Health Resources During National Suicide Prevention Month

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Did you know that over 50% of individuals with #schizophrenia who die by suicide have made a previous attempt?

September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support.

Physical Distancing During COVID-19 Doesn't Have To Mean Feeling Alone

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September is National Suicide Prevention Month.

Physical distancing during COVID-19 doesn’t have to mean feeling alone.

Check out http://bethe1to.com for ways to reach out and have honest conversations about mental health and suicide.

Quick Tools to Help Build Resilient Teen Happiness

By: Emiliana Simon-Thomas, PhD, Senior Director at the Greater Good Science Center
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According to the Centers for Disease Control, symptoms of anxiety and depression are on the rise due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. That includes for teens and young adults, 25% of whom said they seriously considered suicide in the past month. The inability to fix what is wrong or cope with stress and anxiety can negatively impact different facets of life including health, relationships, and academic performance.

Alkermes Presents New Psychiatry Data at Psych Congress 2020 Virtual Experience

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-- New Outcomes Research Analyzed Patterns of Weight Gain and Treatment Interruptions Associated With the Use of Second-Generation Oral Antipsychotics in Patients With Schizophrenia or Bipolar I Disorder --

-- Five Additional Poster Presentations Highlight Data Related to ALKS 3831 and ARISTADA® --

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-- New Outcomes Research Analyzed Patterns of Weight Gain and Treatment Interruptions Associated With the Use of Second-Generation Oral Antipsychotics in Patients With Schizophrenia or Bipolar I Disorder --

-- Five Additional Poster Presentations Highlight Data Related to ALKS 3831 and ARISTADA® --

Mohawk Group Donates Carpet Tile to Several Deserving Georgia Schools

by Adrian Thompson
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With the new school year well underway, several Georgia-based schools have now had the chance to utilize their newly designed classrooms courtesy of a state-wide School Crashers program. 

Hosted by Georgia United Credit Union Foundation with donor partners like Mohawk Group, the annual program awards one deserving school a makeover grant funded by the foundation and runners-up with grants for specific projects. 

How Olympic Medallist Leon Taylor Is Helping People Boost Their Mental and Physical Health During the Pandemic

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Since retiring from competitive diving, Olympic medallist Leon Taylor has become a huge advocate of physical and mental wellness and is now helping people all over the world to improve their health, happiness and performance through the Olympian & Paralympian Online Experiences available on Worldwide Olympic Partner Airbnb’s platform.

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Since retiring from competitive diving, Olympic medallist Leon Taylor has become a huge advocate of physical and mental wellness and is now helping people all over the world to improve their health, happiness and performance through the Olympian & Paralympian Online Experiences available on Worldwide Olympic Partner Airbnb’s platform.

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