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PITTSBURGH, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- InVision Human Services recently announced that it will be expanding the scope of it services significantly, adding jobs for Pennsylvanians while also increasing supports for residents of the state who experience significant life challenges.
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Children who pass through Cook County Temporary Juvenile Detention Center in Chicago have long-lasting psychological problems, researchers say. Researchers from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine found that three years after youths ages 13 to 22 had been detained at the center, 90 percent were struggling with their lives and more than 20 percent were severely impaired. This study highlights that we have failed to provide effective rehabilitation for these kids.
Of the approximately half-million children and adolescents in foster care in the U.S., experts estimate that 42 to 60 percent of them have emotional and behavioral problems.
By McIntosh, Kent Flannery, K Brigid; Sugai, George; Braun, Drew H; Cochrane, Krysta L Given the increased risk factors in the transition from middle school to high school, this study tracked academic and school discipline records for students receiving general and special education services as they transitioned from Grade 8 to Grade 9.
OptumHealth Inc. today announced it has been awarded a three-year renewal of its behavioral health contract serving 54,000 State of Ohio employees and their families.
To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Crystal Borde, +1-202-331-4323, +1-626-664-0511 (cell), for 2008 National Training Institutes Data Shows Comprehensive Community-Based Services Critical for Helping Youth with Mental Health Needs Thrive NASHVILLE, Tenn.,July 16/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Partnerships with schools and child welfare services are necessary elements of a comprehensive public health approach to childrens mental health care, which is the focus of this weeks 2008 National Training...
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