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Information Sessions

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We have several trained Mentors in Violence Prevention facilitators accross Gippsland ready to offer tailored sessions that will empower participants to be proactive bystanders. 18 more words

Two Suggestions to reduce the Stigma of Mental Illness

When someone you love is diagnosed with a mental illness (major depression, bipolar, schizophrenia, PTSD, OCD) something very ugly tends to rear its head. I call it the two-headed monster of stigma and shame. 467 more words

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Making a Change

Life is full of change, isn’t it? Not all change is bad, either. I wanted to let you know about what I think will be a good change. 158 more words

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Mental Illness, Part 3 - Has Your Child Been Diagnosed with Schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia. Have you wondered if this could be what’s wrong with your son or daughter, or have they already been diagnosed? Maybe you weren’t surprised, but either way it was probably devastating. 632 more words

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For Parents: Mental Illness, Part 2 - Bipolar Disorder

Your child has been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. You want to understand what this really means. What will their life look like now? Don’t despair. It’s still possible for them to have a… 583 more words

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Helpful Information for Parents About Mental Illness - Part 1, Depression

Has your son or daughter has been diagnosed with a mental health issue? Major depression, obsessive compulsive, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia (among other disorders) are robbing millions of their quality of life. 656 more words

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6 Tips When Mother's Day Hurts

Is Mother’s Day going to be difficult for you this year? If so, then this is for you.

It’s not a day many moms look forward to. 638 more words

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