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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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So Your Child Has a Diagnosis of ADHD--Now What?

January 8, 2014
Finding out that your child has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) brings mixed feelings. On the one hand, parents are often relieved to get a diagnosis that provides answers for their child’s behavior, but on the other hand, the realization that their child has any kind of disorder can bring on feelings of despair and grief.
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7 Ways to Effectively Manage Stress and Depression Around the Holidays

December 20, 2013
7 Ways to Effectively Manage Stress and Depression Around the Holidays dealing with stress and depression head-on, and taking a proactive stance.
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Recent Updates

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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Importance of Non-Judgment in Responding to a Suicide

Importance of Non-Judgment in Responding to a Suicide

Suicide deaths are on the rise. Being nonjudgmental of another person is critical to building an emotional bond, paving the way for openness and self-disclosure, bringing them closer to feeling validated and not so alone.

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Supported Empoyment Luncheon

Supported Empoyment Luncheon

Come find out about Supported Employment…what it means to local businesses and local residents…and what you can do to be a part of it.

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