06th Jul 2016
Staying safe in a dangerous work environment.

Staying safe in a dangerous work environment.

Each year, millions of people become ill or injured while on the job, forcing some to miss days away from work. Staying safe in a dangerous work environment is important...

13th Jan 2016
Domestic violence.

A look at the increase in domestic violence during the holiday season.

  Winter holidays certainly do not create violence in and of themselves. There are other factors that can inflame emotions and cause an increase in domestic violence during the holiday...

25th Nov 2015
Stress to impress leads to bullying.

‘Stress to impress’ leads to bullying.

Every year over 3.2 million students fall prey to bullying at school resulting in around 160,000 students staying home, not willing to go back to school. Approximately half of youth...

17th Nov 2015
Bully.

Bullying may do more damage to mental health than child abuse.

The various abuses and traumas I’ve suffered include childhood sexual abuse; being kidnapped by a group of young men; babysitting two small children and having the estranged father return drunk...

29th Oct 2015
Telephone counseling: The right solution for you?

How to know if telephone counseling is the right solution for you?

For most people, making the choice to seek professional help for their personal challenges is not an easy one. It’s important to know if telephone counseling is the right solution...

10th Oct 2015
Indian residential school.

Residential school survivors face long waits for counselling, healing services | BC News

A Winnipeg healing centre is struggling to keep up with demand from residential school survivors for counselling services. “Some people have given up because they’ve been waiting since December 2012,”...

22nd Sep 2015
Man apologized to his victim for bullying 20 years after the fact

Teen bullying victims twice as likely to have adult depression, according to University of Oxford study | ISchoolGuide

Teen bullying victims are twice as likely to develop depression in adulthood, according to a University of Oxford study published June 2 in the British Medical Journal. Study researcher Lucy...

09th Aug 2015
A new study about bullying might help politicians find some chill in debates

A new study about bullying might help politicians find some chill in debates. | MTV

After tuning in to last night’s first GOP Presidential debate, it seems like bullies are always winning. While it totally dashes all our ’80s movie revenge fantasies to see the...

01st Aug 2015
US Army internet cyberbullying.

Army set to crack down on cyber bullying. | Army Times

“Cyber bullying among service members is getting out of hand, and Army leaders are calling on soldiers to straighten up — or face some career-ending consequences. In an All-Army Activities message issued...

16th Jul 2015
Mild mental health problems as children can have an effect as adults.

Even mild mental health problems in children can cause trouble later | NPR

It’s not easy for a child who has had mental health issues to make a successful transition into adulthood. But even children who have symptoms that are mild enough that...

12th Jul 2015
$4.48M payout in Pine Bush bullying case.

$4.48M payout in Pine Bush bullying case OK’d by judge – News – recordonline.com – Middletown, NY

WHITE PLAINS – Five Pine Bush students who were physically assaulted and bullied for being Jewish “lost part of their childhood,” according to emotional testimony given during a court hearing...

05th Jul 2015
The tattoo designed to end mental health taboo: Thousands support social media trend to have a semicolon inking.

Semicolon Project tattoo trend spreads to raise mental health awareness. | Daily Mail Online

Thousands of people across the globe are getting semicolons tattooed on their bodies in a bid to raise awareness about mental health. The simple punctuation mark – used to divide...

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