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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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Fostering Resilience

January 3, 2013
Life is constantly presenting each of us with challenges. For many, those difficulties are viewed as opportunities. For others they seem like an endless cycle of problems too big to solve...
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10 Things Men Can Do

January 3, 2013
As Safe Haven leads out in providing services to support victims of sexual assault and domestic violence in Ashland, Ohio it is also important that the entire community, particularly men, work toward supporting victims and at-risk individuals...
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Recent Updates

May Reflection

May was National Mental Health Awareness Month, and here at Appleseed, it is a month that is extremely important not only to our agency but to every one of our staff. It is a time that we can use to reach out to our community and offer education on strategies to improve their mental health.

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April Reflection

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The month of April is an important time for everyone here at Appleseed Community Mental Health Center. Each April, staff at Appleseed’s RCDV Safe Haven Program promotes awareness of sexual assault, harassment, and abuse and prevention of this crime through a variety of educational events and presentations.

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A letter from our Executive Director...

Dear Appleseed Family,We understand that our services are critical to the overall health and wellbeing of the clients and community we serve. We want to be clear that our services are available telephonically and, if needed, face-to-face. We are also quickly working on additional options for clients to virtually meet with their psychiatrist, counselor, or case manager to ensure that services with us remain uninterrupted.

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