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October is

Domestic Violence Prevention Month



1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men
have been the victim of physical violence
by an intimate partner in their lifetime
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Domestic Violence Awareness

           National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-SAFE

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Recognizing Warning Signs of Mental Illness

Serious mental illnesses rarely occur suddenly. Being informed about developing symptoms, or early warning signs, can lead to intervention that can help reduce the severity of an illness. It may even be possible to delay or prevent a major mental illness altogether.  Learn more>

 

Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying

Dr. Arshya Vahabzadeh, APA Leadership Fellow and Healthy Minds blogger, shares his expertise on cyberbullying. Cyberbullying is bullying that occurs via electronic technology, such as email, text messages, social media postings. Learn more about bullying and cyberbullying >

Adult Bullying

Bullying doesn't happen only among children, an estimated 1 in 4 adults will experience bullying in the workplace at some time. Psychiatrist Brad Zehring, DO, discusses the consquences of adult bullying and how to address it in the latest HEALTHY MINDS BLOG.

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Spotlight On...

The American Psychiatric Foundation's
Typical or TroubledTM program helps teachers and others to identify and help troubled youth. An estimated 90% of people who develop a mental disorder show warning signs in their teens.  Learn more >