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ST. LOUIS – Webster University has been awarded a $1 million federal grant to improve mental health services for immigrant and under-served communities in St. Louis County. The university will partner with community health organizations to train student counselors on how to identify mental health issues in people who are visiting the doctor for other …

Professional sports still have a “long way to go” in how they handle mental-health struggles, said National Football League player Richard Sherman, who praised tennis star Naomi Osaka for helping put the issue in the spotlight. “She did a phenomenal job, and I think that it’s going to lead to more people coming out,” Sherman …

The call for submissions for the Museum of Photographic Arts’ annual juried youth exhibition went out, and after some encouragement from a teacher, Maya Alfaro gave it a shot. The worst they could do was to reject her submission, right? The talented, young photographer was shocked when she’d learned that the museum had selected her …

EAGLE RIVER — Among the many topics discussed at the May 27 Mental Health Presentation in Eagle River was the significant spike in mental illness and substance abuse. In that regard, the Western Upper Peninsula is a microcosm of the nation as a whole. Jennifer Anderson, a state certified peer recovery coach with …

LAND O’ LAKES, Fla. — “Hi everyone, my name is Eliza Smith and I am your Miss Teen USA and I’m so excited to be doing this informational video for you.” Smith, 15, is pretty comfortable in front of the camera. The rising Junior at Land O’ Lakes High School is the host of a …

EAGLE RIVER — Leslie Griffith, outpatient program director at Copper Country Mental Health (CCMH) spoke at the the May 27 mental health presentation in Eagle River, outlining some major issues facing mental health, not only in the Upper Peninsula, but across the entire state. One of those issues is the availability of in-patient …

Atopic dermatitis (eczema), an inflammatory skin condition, may be linked to other forms of inflammation in the body that can affect your mental health. While eczema can sometimes trigger mental health symptoms, stress and anxiety may trigger your eczema rashes, too. Treatment options are available to help both atopic dermatitis and mental health conditions. Therapy …

Courtesy Orange County Department of Education The well space at McAuliffe Middle School in Los Alamitos is meant to be a quiet, comfortable place for students to relax. Courtesy Orange County Department of Education The well space at McAuliffe Middle School in Los Alamitos is meant to be a quiet, comfortable place for students to …

A San Jose police officer was stabbed early Saturday morning while doing a welfare check in the 3500 block of Ambra Way in the Berryessa foothills. The officer was not seriously wounded and the man accused of doing the stabbing, a 33-year-old San Jose man, was taken into custody. Two officers responded to a 12:30 …

“Science of Grief” is a new 10-episode WDET podcast that “makes space for young adults to share stories, science and solutions for those who are exploring their mental health for the first time.” Host Natasha T. Miller says she was inspired to create these conversations through programming from the Science Gallery Detroit, her experience teaching young people and her own …