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Mind Your Mind Project

| February 18, 2017
Mind Your Mind Project

Thanks to everyone who participated in Mind Your Mind Month!  For ideas on how to “mind your mind” everyday, go to: www.mindyourmindproject.org  

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Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings/Events

| August 28, 2016
Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings/Events

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Eight-hour training to help the public identify, understand and respond to signs of various mental health problems; 12 Human Resource Management credits In this course, you will learn: The potential warning signs and risk factors for a range of mental health problems including depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, eating disorders, substance […]

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Suicide Prevention Week: September 5-10, 2016

| August 25, 2016
Suicide Prevention Week:  September 5-10, 2016

Learn how to prevent suicide by taking 5 steps to save lives.  Learn more at www.preventionlane.org/suicide and  www.take5tosavelives.org

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Mind Your Mind Conference: Register Now!

| May 4, 2016
Mind Your Mind Conference:  Register Now!

Registration is now open for the Mind Your Mind: Advancing Mental Wellness Conference! www.mindyourmindconference.org

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Mental Health Resources

| April 7, 2015
Mental Health Resources

Mental health issues have an impact on physical wellness. If not attended to they can lead to more chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes, asthma, and cancer. Mental and emotional well-being is essential to overall health. Positive mental health allows people to realize their full potential, cope with the stresses of life, work […]

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Suicide Prevention App for Providers

| March 12, 2015
Suicide Prevention App for Providers

SuicideSafe–a new FREE app for behavioral health and primary care providers to help in applying suicide prevention strategies into their practices. http://store.samhsa.gov/apps/suicidesafe/index.html  

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Warning Signs of Depression & Suicide

| March 7, 2014
Warning Signs of Depression & Suicide

Warning signs of depression & suicide may include: Prolonged mood & behavior changes Feeling hopeless or no sense of purpose Withdrawing from friends, family Reckless behavior Change in appetite or sleep patterns Anger/irritability Anxiety/agitation Talking or writing about death, suicide Seeking access to guns, pills Alcohol or drug abuse Giving away precious possessions Sudden happiness […]

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Facts on Suicide Prevention

| August 23, 2013
Facts on Suicide Prevention

See also: Mental Health Promotion Facts Fact Sheets on Suicide Questions About Suicide (National Institute of Mental Health, 2016) Questions About Suicide Suicide Facts at a Glance 2015 (National Center for Injury Prevention & Control, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention)  Suicide Facts 2015 CDC Suicides in Oregon: Adolescents and Young Adults, 2015 (Oregon Health Authority) Suicide in […]

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