Posts Tagged as "mental health"

Stressed Out: LB Residents Share What Causes Stress & How To Manage It

Oct. 20, 2013 / By
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Stress can be a good thing. We usually think about stress in a negative light, but in certain situations, stress can save your life...

Suit Alleges Mistreatment of California Minors With Mental Health Problems

Aug. 14, 2013 / By
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The Center for Public Integrity, News Report, Susan Ferriss

Minors with mental health problems and other disabilities are held in “unconscionable conditions” of 23-hour solitary confinement and deliberately cut off from education and other rehabilitation at a San Francisco Bay Area juvenile hall, alleges a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in Northern California...

Amazing Testimonials From Local Youth Describing Their Mental Health Experiences

Aug. 8, 2013 / By
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To some, mental health may be a faceless problem. If they are not currently dealing with some form of mental health problem, they may not be able to comprehend why it’s so important that we as a society make sure that resources are available to anyone with a mental health issue...

Ending the Stigma against Mental Health

Jun. 21, 2013 / By
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Mental illness is something that is affecting more Americans than most people would think...

Mental Health Matters: A Story About Bullying

May. 31, 2013 / By
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Amanda Bencomo, right, and Dahlia Chavez, left, present on
bullying during a Peace 90805 workshop on April 13...

Meet Community Hospital’s New Behavioral Health Program Team

Mar. 15, 2013 / By
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9:00-10:30 A.M. – Community Hospital Auditorium
1720 Termino Avenue, Long Beach CA – Plenty of Free Parking

LONG BEACH – In any given year, one out of four adults in the U.S...

Living With Depression

Feb. 11, 2013 / By
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by Lisa Vasquez

Editor’s Note: This story was originally published in We’Ced Youth Magazine Issue #2

I hate living here!..

Undocumented Health Day-Undocumented and Queer Survival Stories

Oct. 17, 2012 / By
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The Immigrant Youth Coalition shares their stories in dealing with depression, substance abuse and other oppressions such as bullying...

Veterans Struggle with Loneliness, Depression, Hopelessness

Mar. 20, 2012 / By
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By Raymond P. Bondad,
Coachella Unincorporated

Every year, thousands of men and women exit the military with hopes for a new life for themselves and their families...

Vietnamese Elders Struggle With Depression Years After War

Jan. 19, 2012 / By
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Vien Dong/New America Media, News Report, Vanessa White, Posted: Jan 18, 2012

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif.—Lan Nguyễn remembers being depressed when she did not pass her medical licensing exam in 1979...

Mental Health Taboos Fuel Korean Am. Suicides

Dec. 22, 2011 / By
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New America Media, News Feature, Peter Schurmann and Aruna Lee, Posted: Dec 19, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO — Jean Yoo’s friends and co-workers all said nothing seemed to be amiss with the 36-year-old media personality, well known among Los Angeles’ Korean community as the anchor for Prime News...