Suicide weighs heavily on friends, family, colleagues
With the recent news of suicide rates spiking in the U.S., this is an important time to help people understand how to cope with such tragic losses.
Alcohol and drug use hurting Michigan skilled trades
Despite the high demand for skilled trade workers in Macomb County, Mich. almost half of all applicants are turned away for failing drug tests.
How helpful is online therapy?
Online therapy has quickly emerged as a controversial treatment method for issues of addiction and mental health. (more…)
Becoming a foster parent is one of the most rewarding adventures you’ll ever experience.
The journey may seem daunting at first with so many variables you’re probably thinking about as you begin. But do not fear, there are plenty of supports for you. Don’t get overwhelmed. (more…)
Becoming a foster parent is a life-changing opportunity for both you and the children you take into your home. Most importantly, though, this type of care can break the cycle of poverty, meaning you’re helping people for generations to come.
Most abuse is overshadowed by dark secrecy, kept hidden from the rest of us because of fear and shame. Physical, emotional and substance abuse has a lasting impact on the brain.
The problem with abuse is even when the victim gets away from the person who is abusing them, the psychological effects of the abuse can last a lifetime. Many people don’t realize how much abuse can affect mental health, and why it affects it so much. Today we will be discussing the long-term psychological effects of abuse.