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January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month and Stalking Awareness Month

February 7, 2020
January has always been an important time of the year for Appleseed Community Mental Health Center. It is a time that we look forward to a new year and plan for the year ahead.
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Appleseed Community Mental Health Center Earns GuideStar’s Highest Seal of Transparency

December 30, 2019
Appleseed Community Mental Health Center earned a 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing metrics that highlight progress towards Appleseed Community Mental Health Center’s mission, the organization is helping donors move beyond simplistic ways of nonprofit evaluation.
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Domestic Violence Awareness Month Reflection

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Reflection

November 4, 2019
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 2, 2019
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

May 17, 2019
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

September 14, 2018
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

May 7, 2018
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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Hatching A New Future With Supported Employment

Hatching A New Future With Supported Employment

March 26, 2018
In our work with Supported Employment at Appleseed Community Mental Health Center, it is our great privilege to work with those who want and need to find THE job.
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Addiction, A Cruel Master

Addiction, A Cruel Master

March 2, 2018
Addiction is a cruel master. People who become dependent on drugs and alcohol often find their marriages, family relationships, employment, finances and health are all negatively impacted.
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Beating the Blues

Beating the Blues

January 12, 2018
Appleseed Community Mental Health Center is offering a free one hour class on January 30th from 5:30 PM-6:30 PM to help you understand things you can do to improve your mood and cope with the natural ups and downs of life.
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Dealing with your Child's Behavior

Dealing with your Child's Behavior

June 7, 2017
As parents we all know how difficult it can be to manage our son or daughter's misbehavior. Sometimes the misbehavior leads to unproductive arguments or power struggles. This can evolve into even greater relationship struggles in the family.
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Providing Support to a Loved One Who is in an Abusive Relationship

Providing Support to a Loved One Who is in an Abusive Relationship

May 25, 2017
Are you worried a friend or family member may be involved in an unhealthy relationship? This process can be painful and frightening for a loved one to experience.
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Recent Updates

Just Press Play

Just Press Play

Today is August 12th, and on this day in 1877 Thomas Edison completed his first model of the phonograph. The way we listen to music has changed a lot since then, and it can be a powerful tool in helping you to reduce stress.

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Caring for Someone Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol

Caring for Someone Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol

Caring about someone who is addicted to drugs or alcohol can be very emotionally painful. If you're in that situation, there are things you can do to help yourself…and also possibly help the person in your life who is addicted.

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Journaling for Mental Health

Journaling for Mental Health

Journaling is one of the best tools you can put in your mental health toolbox. Researcher Silvia Bastos writes, “Many of us, when we face anxious thoughts, try to deny them — push them away, and think of something else.” and “You probably know how it feels to lie in bed for hours unable to sleep because you’re worried about problems, commitments, or the future.”

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