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


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...

What's ADHD (and What's Not) in the Classroom

November 17, 2016 (All day)

Many children with ADHD show signs of the disorder before they reach school age. But it’s in school, when they are having trouble...

Duke Psychiatrist Named as an AACAP Distinguished Fellow

November 3, 2016 (All day)

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Amaya-Jackson, MD, MPH!

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) honored Dr....