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Handling Depression without Medication

Handling Depression without Medication

April 19, 2017
Join us on May 2nd, 2017 from 5:30 PM -6:30PM for a Community Education Event at Appleseed CMHC and learn about some of the non-pharmaceutical interventions you can use to help manage depression.
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You're Not Alone

You're Not Alone

April 17, 2017
In the event of sexual abuse, you are not to blame. Rape Crisis Domestic Violence Safe Haven takes the time to listen to your story because be we believe you. We are on your side. Our shelter is a part of the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence and considered a Rape Crisis Center in the State of Ohio.
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Domestic Violence & the Impact on Children

Domestic Violence & the Impact on Children

April 13, 2017
The scope of domestic violence is huge, and its effect on children even more so. The UN Secretary-General's Study on Violence Against Children, conservatively estimates that 275 million children worldwide are exposed to violence in the home.
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Teen Dating Violence

Teen Dating Violence

March 23, 2017
In 2017, teen dating violence continues to rise, with 1.5 million high school students nationwide experiencing physical abuse from a dating partner in a single year.
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Staying Motivated & Avoiding Procrastination

Staying Motivated & Avoiding Procrastination

March 1, 2017
Do you struggle with staying motivated to meet your goals? Join us on Tuesday, March 21st from 5:30pm to 6:30pm for a free community education class on Staying Motivated & Avoiding Procrastination.
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Supported Employment: All the Right Tools

Supported Employment: All the Right Tools

February 22, 2017
It has only been a few months since I began working with the Supported Employment program at Appleseed CMHC. The magnitude of the work that has been done through the Supported Employment Program to help individuals seek competitive employment, has made me proud and excited to be a part of this program.
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Coloring & Your Brain

Coloring & Your Brain

February 14, 2017
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm, Leta Planz, MSW, LISWS, will offer a class at Appleseed Community Mental Health Center on how to use the simple and popular act of coloring to become more mindful.
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ADHD- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ADHD- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

January 31, 2017
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, better known by its acronym ADHD, is a term used to described a set of characteristics found in children and adults that may hinder them from doing well in school, work, or in other environments .
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How Many Homeless People Are There In Ashland County?

How Many Homeless People Are There In Ashland County?

January 13, 2017
The stereo type of a homeless person is probably something like this: poor, unemployed, low motivation, lacking social skills, an overall underachiever. At Appleseed Community Mental Health Center we know the stereo type is a myth.
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Supported Employment Enhances Recovery!

November 5, 2015
(Article excerpted from Ohio Mental Health & Addiction Services/OhioMHAS website)
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When Should You Consider Medication for Your Child's Mental Health?

February 17, 2014
Parents and caregivers are often desperate for an immediate solution to a childs mental health crisis. Failure at school, dangerous behavior, depression, these are problems a child or teen can have that may benefit from medication.
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Is It Time to Take Care of Chronic Worry and Anxiety?

January 29, 2014
People from all walks of life occasionally experience anxiety and chronic worry, but when worrying and being anxious starts to overtake your life, it’s time to get in the driver’s seat and make a change.
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Recent Updates

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Reflection

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Reflection

The month of October has come and gone, and for us at the Rape Crisis Domestic Violence Safe Haven of Ashland (a program of Appleseed Community Mental Health Center), much of it has revolved around promoting domestic violence awareness.

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Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

July is Minority mental health month, a time that we should all bring awareness to the struggles and difficulties that many minority groups face every day.

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Celebrate Your Mind Support Group

Celebrate Your Mind Support Group

Appleseed is able to offer Ashland County a unique support group approach for those who consider themselves voice hearers. The Hearing Voices Movement in the USA is spreading across our nation where individuals with shared life experiences are coming together in solidarity to share and support one another.

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