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  • Image for: Announcing: NNED Virtual Roundtable on the Impacts of Opioids in Diverse Communities

    Announcing: NNED Virtual Roundtable on the Impacts of Opioids in Diverse Communities

    Apr 03, 2018

    On Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (EST), the NNED is hosting a Virtual Roundtable: Voices from the Field, the Impact of Opioid Addiction in Diverse Communities.

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    NNED Partner of the Month

    Apr 01, 2018

    Catholic Charities of Oregon has been selected as the Partner of the Month for April in celebration of Women's History Month. TWU supports and empowers indigenous women, families, and communities to overcome adversity and embrace their cultural identities.

  • Image for: Germany Turns Refugees into Mental Health Counsellors for Their Peers

    Germany Turns Refugees into Mental Health Counsellors for Their Peers

    Mar 30, 2018

    Project counters lack of mental health care by helping migrants to teach coping skills and offering asylum seekers a listening ear.

  • Image for: Alaskan Native Health Center Listened to Community’s Needs, Integrated Mental and Physical Care

    Alaskan Native Health Center Listened to Community’s Needs, Integrated Mental and Physical Care

    Mar 26, 2018

    In part because of their Alaska Native heritage, with a high value on spiritual health, the leaders of the Southcentral Foundation recognized decades ago that behavioral health is tightly linked with bodily health.

  • Image for: Therapy Dogs Help Students Cope with Trauma, Reduce Stress, Anxiety and Improve School Attendance

    Therapy Dogs Help Students Cope with Trauma, Reduce Stress, Anxiety and Improve School Attendance

    Mar 23, 2018

    Research has shown therapy dogs can reduce stress and provide a sense of connection in difficult situations. Animal assisted therapy can teach empathy and appropriate interpersonal skills, help individuals develop social skills, and more...

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