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What IS Depression?

Posted on: August 19, 2014
Tags: Mentalhealth

by Sarah Belew, Clinical Supervisor, Youth Behavioral Health

The recent loss of Robin Williams due to suicide is a harsh,  public reminder that depression is a serious and "equal opportunity" disease. My clinical experiences have shown that young children, teenagers, and adults of all ages can experience depression, though the reasons for feeling this way are unique for each person.

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Eating Disorders: Break the Trend

Posted on: July 8, 2014
Tags: Mentalhealth, Eatingdisorders

by Melissa Weber, Clinical Service Provider, Community Care

Plato is quoted for saying, "be kind to others, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."  In the world we live in today, this does not seem like such a stretch of the imagination.  You never know what someone else's life is really like unless you walk in their shoes.  We are all great at wearing a mask to disguise our problems.  With there being so many people in the world, it is almost guaranteed that every person you come in contact with is experiencing some sort of problem.  Often these problems deal with our mental health, and that includes eating disorders.

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The Best Fatherhood Celebration Yet

Posted on: June 27, 2014
Tags: Events, Family

by Graham Lane, Ambassador Board member

As a member of the Talbert House Ambassador Board, I had the opportunity and pleasure to work alongside John Silverman and Andrew Limke to co-chair the Fatherhood Community Celebration event at Sawyer Point on June 15th.  What a fantastic day it was.

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