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Screening Status Quo Misses Most Children with Autism

April 3, 2017 (All day)

A Duke University study, published in February in the Journal of Pediatrics shows that, compared with the traditional paper-based...

A Model School Policy on Suicide Prevention

March 1, 2017 (All day)

The Model School District Policy on Suicide Prevention gives educators and school administrators a comprehensive way to implement...

Compassionate School Model in Buncombe County, NC

February 13, 2017 (All day)

For the 2014-15 academic year, Buncombe schools started implementing techniques they learned in the comprehensive training sessions to...

How to Listen with Compassion in the Classroom

February 13, 2017 (All day)

When we teach compassionate listening to students, we foster belonging, inclusion, and learning in the classroom. Our students are...

Durham YouthWork Summer Internship Program Hosts Application Assistance Sessions

February 6, 2017 (All day)

Free Sessions to Help Youth Complete Applications Before March 31 Deadline

The...

NCSU Counseling Center Wins an Emmy for Suicide Prevention Video

February 1, 2017 (All day)

N.C. State University’s Counseling Center has won an Emmy Award for its “#StopTheStigma” video that featured students talking about...

A Year of Progress for Durham’s Early Childhood Mental Health Task Force

February 1, 2017 (All day)

Durham’s Early Childhood Mental Health Task Force was established one year ago, and the Partnership has been instrumental in guiding and...

Demand Surges for Clinicians Serving Transgender Youth

January 27, 2017 (All day)

Thanks to the heightened public awareness of transgenderism, demand for trans-specific medical care like counseling, hormone treatments...

Emergency Rooms Show Gaps in Mental Health Care System

November 17, 2016 (All day)

A new research analysis offers insights into how frequently patients with mental health issues land in the emergency room -- often...

The Importance of Positive Mental Health

November 17, 2016 (All day)

Associate Research Professor Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell in the Duke Global Health Institute says that "the current model in place to treat...

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