mental health

Kimberly Adams
November 02, 2020 - 5:00 am
The presidential election is just days away and if you’re tense, anxious or just exhausted from it all, you’re not alone. A clinical psychologist talks about how to handle the stress. Read more here.
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Elizabeth Howe
October 05, 2020 - 2:00 pm
Even as the Department of Defense makes targeted efforts to lower the rate of suicides among young enlisted service members, that demographic of troop continues to make up the majority of troop deaths across all components.
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Peter Haskell
September 09, 2020 - 4:38 pm
The saying goes “time heals all wounds,” but for countless 9/11 survivors, the trauma of that day is still with them. Kayla Bergeron was public affairs director for the Port Authority.
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Cherri Gregg
September 06, 2020 - 5:17 am
A group of Black women have come together to create a first-of-its-kind conference designed to help women begin to deal with the aftermath of the stress and damage caused by these unprecedented times.
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September 01, 2020 - 5:29 pm
Kelly Plasker, a local Lubbock newscaster, was found dead on Monday following a distressing final social media post on Sunday. She was 42. See the details.
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Mike DeNardo
August 30, 2020 - 6:57 am
As Philadelphia school students begin classes this week, part of their online school day will be spent navigating the emotions created by the pandemic.
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Rachel Pierson
August 15, 2020 - 11:24 am
Uncertainties surrounding jobs, housing and childcare because of the coronavirus are creating an unprecedented amount of mental health concerns and unhealthy coping mechanisms.
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Tarrah Gibbons
July 28, 2020 - 3:13 pm
Educating kids about COVID-19 without scaring them into nightmares can be tricky, but parents need to have serious conversations with their children to keep them safe and calm. Here are tips to boost your child’s mental health.
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November 19, 2019 - 10:30 am
A lifeline that could save countless veteran lives is one step closer to finally happening. This week, the Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai proposed the FCC move forward with establishing 988 as the national suicide prevention and mental health services hotline. “This crisis is...
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FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, rescue personnel perform a search in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla. A year after Hurricane Michael, Bay County, Florida, is still in crisis. Thousands are homeless, medical care and housing are at a premium, and domestic violence is increasing. Michael was among the strongest hurricanes ever to make landfall in the United States. This summer, county officials unveiled a blueprint to rebuild. Among their ideas: Use shipping containers and 3-D technology to build new houses and offer signing bonuses to lure new doctors. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
October 09, 2019 - 5:26 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A year after Hurricane Michael , the Florida county hardest hit by the Category 5 storm is still in crisis: Thousands in Bay County are homeless, medical care and housing are at a premium, domestic violence has become a problem and severely diminished mental health services are...
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