May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental Health is important for adults and youth. As we go into this month, we will be focusing on the youth aspects of Mental Health and talking mainly about Self-Maintenance. A huge part of Self-Maintenance is taking care of one’s mental health. We previously posted an article aimed at […]
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. We will be bringing a couple articles to you about Mental Health. Today, we are starting with an article that appeared in HRHN’s Quarter 2 Newsletter and is geared towards helping parents deal with anxiety their children might be experiencing due to COVID-19. The National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) […]
Heartland Rural Health Network – 2020 Quarter 2 Newsletter on rural health is here! Recently, Heartland Rural Health Network released its latest quarterly newsletter featuring sections on Child Abuse Prevention Month COVID-19 Myths and Facts Let’s Talk About Mental Health Teleworking – the New Norm at HRHN Alzheimer’s Awareness Month – Remembering Doris Self-Care amid […]
For some, home is a safe haven from the noisy world around us where we can escape the drama and bustle of the outside world. However, with the social distancing and closure of movie theatres, parks, afterschool clubs, museums and many other outlets for education and entertainment it can feel like we are at risk […]
HRHN published its first 2019 Semi-Annual Newsletter; highlights include Pilot Program launch, AdventHealth news, iMAD Summer Workshops, HRHN Annual Report, iMAD Serves 2,700 students, Opioid Symposiums, and How to Get Involved.
In This Issue: Program Update iMAD In-School Program iMAD After-School Program Meet The Educators Important Dates Social Media & Contact Information Highlands County STI Data Program Update Program Implementation During the 2017-2018 school year, the iMAD program served 2,697 students. We completed the program at Avon Park Middle School, Heartland Christian Academy, Hill-Gustat Middle School, […]
Teaching Tolerance To Our Youth While we all have different values and beliefs, it is important for each of us to be tolerant and teach tolerance to our youth. Even if a person does not condone the lifestyle of another, they should respect the person and their individuality. LGBTQ+ youth, in particular, have a difficult […]
Switter What is Switter? Switter is a (relatively) new social media site that has recently received a lot of attention. I had never heard of this website/app until recently, so I decided to do a bit of research. Looking at the Switter app, there wasn’t much information. It claims to be rated ‘Teen’ and that’s […]