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Organization Spotlight: Redbird Resilient

December 27, 2018
Redbird Resilient seeks to help people find the strength within themselves and develop tools to rebound from adversity. Learn more about this terrific organization.
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Dealing with the Effects of Trauma

December 14, 2018
Here are a few positive ideas to help yourself cope when recovering from trauma.
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The Power of Listening

November 27, 2018
Learn the value of listening and how you can become a better listener.
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2018 Martha Jorden Beacon Award

October 15, 2018
This year's Martha Jorden Beacon Award has gone to Mike Riley, Principal of Ashland High School.
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What Is Being Done about Opiates in Ashland County?

September 28, 2018
The opiate epidemic impacts Ashland County. Find out what’s being done to reduce opiate exposure in our community and how you can help.
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Silent Signs of Suicidal Thoughts

August 15, 2018
You can help prevent suicide. Know what to look for, what to say, and how to help.
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What's all the buzz about ACEs and Education in Ashland County

July 26, 2018
The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study demonstrates a clear connection between early traumatic experiences and physical, mental, and academic struggles later in life. Now Ashland area students are benefitting from this research.
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Many People Taking "Antidepressants" Discover They Cannot Quit

April 27, 2018
An article appeared in the New York Times on April 7, 2018. While Dr. Caplan felt much of it was good she also noted that it had significant problems. She sent the letter below to the NYT Editor but they choose not to print it.
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Op Ed - Delay Changes to Medicaid Behavioral Health

April 27, 2018
Some leaders are encouraging a slow down in the implementation of Medicaid Behavioral Health reforms
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Turn the Kaleidoscope: How to Change the Way You See the World Around You

February 28, 2018
Whether in Ashland, Loudonville, Polk, or on the campus of Ashland University, in the hallways of Samaritan Hospital, or around a table at DorLo Pizza, every person from the Ashland County community has a story, a personal history that explains how a
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Seven Days of Heroin - This is What an Epidemic Looks Like

September 12, 2017
The Cincinnati Enquirer and Media Network of Central Ohio staff sent more than 60 reporters, photographers and videographers into their communities to chronicle an ordinary week in this extraordinary time. Click on the link below:
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The Kitchen House

March 22, 2017 Dr. James H. Mooney, M.D. Dr. James H. Mooney, M.D.
Only the change in the attitude of the individual is the beginning of the change in the psychology of the nation.
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