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...

28th May 2015
Queen's University

Mental Health | Office of the Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Queen’s University

The principal is committed to ensuring that the university continues to be a proactive and responsive community that promotes every student’s success from the day they arrive through to graduation....

13th Mar 2015
Child mental health awareness.

Children’s mental health awareness: Eradicating social stigma and providing early intervention.

Every conscientious parent is concerned about ensuring that they provide their children with the best of resources and care that they can afford. However, when it comes to mental health...

10th Nov 2014
Break the bullying cycle.

Breaking the bullying cycle: It begins at home.

Breaking the bullying cycle can only begin at home. It is our responsibility to examine ourselves, our home environment, our own behavior and that of others our children are exposed...

29th Sep 2014
Sleeplessness and insomnia.

How sleep loss can affect you.

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24th Aug 2014
mental health issues

How to talk about mental health.

Whether suffering from mental illness, or trying to understand it from outside, it is important for us all to talk about mental health. Although at a glance, this article may...

01st Jul 2014
bullying victims

Recovery Center Spearheading Bully-Proof Treatment

Orange County Recovery Center Spearheading Bully-Proof Treatment New Anti-bullying Laws Only Go So Far NEWPORT BEACH, /PRNewswire/ Morningside Recovery of Orange County, California, is pioneering a special treatment program for...

29th Jun 2014

The legacy of trauma: How parents can pass on pain through their genes.

Two recent,  relevant research papers, both dealing with unfolding understanding that is emerging in the field of Epigenetics, indicate that parents can pass on their pain through their genes –...