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TORONTO, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Mediaplanet announces the distribution of its fifth cross-platform edition of "Mental Health", raising awareness about mental health issues in Canada and exploring
The Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Essential Competencies for Assessment and Management of Individuals At Risk for Suicide are the first competencies specifically for registered nurses (RNs),
COLUMBIA, S.C., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year in the United States, suicide claims over 40,000 lives - more than war, murder, and natural disasters combined.
Research at Oregon Health & Science University, National College of Natural Medicine Finds Results Similar to Those From eMindful Vero Beach, FL (PRWEB)
A collaborative effort between the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and CarePlus to provide Youth Mental Health First Aid training to North Jersey community members free of charge.
New Investments to help reduce demand for out-of-territory medical travel and services. IQALUIT, NUNAVUT, March 18, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister
HR & Mental Health helps employers manage employees with depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety and other conditions that may be protected under state and federal laws. Brentwood,
WASHINGTON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) was honored last night by the American Psychological Association Practice Organization (APAPO) for her advocacy
AUSTIN, Texas, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cenpatico is taking Stamp Out Stigma to downtown Austin during SXSW Interactive.
WASHINGTON, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds received the 2015 State Legislator of the Year Award from the American Psychological Association Practice
Acrophobia, derived from the Greek: ákron, meaning "peak, summit, edge”, is an intense, irrational fear of heights. This is a somewhat common fear; between 2 and 5 percent of the general population suffer from a fear of heights, and twice the number of sufferers are female. Like most phobias, Acrophobia is generally attributed to a traumatic incident involving heights; however, recent studies have questioned this theory, due to the prevalence of this phobia. Some studies have suggested...
- A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.