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Month: June 2018

Ensuring Your Child Is Supported At School

By lynseybates / June 1, 2018 / Comments Off on Ensuring Your Child Is Supported At School

May 14, 2018 | By Deborah Offner, Ph.D. At least 1 in 5 school-aged children is affected by a mental health condition. The two most common conditions among children and adolescents are anxiety followed … Read more

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New Initiative Helps Keep People With Mental Illness Out Of Jail

By lynseybates / June 1, 2018 / Comments Off on New Initiative Helps Keep People With Mental Illness Out Of Jail

May 5, 2018 NAMI is pleased to announce the launch of Serving Safely, a national initiative to help police and sheriffs’ departments effectively respond to mental health crises. Funded by the … Read more

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Illinois Cleared for New Mental Health, Addiction Pilot Programs

By lynseybates / June 1, 2018 / Comments Off on Illinois Cleared for New Mental Health, Addiction Pilot Programs

May 7, 2018 | By Amanda Vinicky Illinois has won long sought-after permission from the federal government to take a more flexible approach to treating opioid disorders, drug abuse and … Read more

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