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VIDEO: These Award Winners Are Leading the Charge In Healing the Impacts of Childhood Trauma

Published October 11, 2018 by Marc Dadigan
  • Community Education
  • ACEs
At the 2018 Community Health Awards, three organizations were honored for their efforts to address the impacts of Adverse Childhood Experiences or ACEs. Scientific research has proven that ACEs are tied to numerous potential health problems later in life, ranging from depression to diabetes. Watch these three videos to learn about their using their knowledge of ACEs to transform lives.
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EVENT: Not Sure Whether to Tell People about a Mental Health Challenge? Attend the Becoming Brave Training

Published October 10, 2018 by Marc Dadigan
  • Stand Against Stigma
  • HHSA Events
  • HHSA
  • Stand Against Stigma
Thinking about telling your workplace colleagues about your diagnosis? Nervous about telling a friend about your anxiety? Worried what your family might say if you tell them you've been diagnosed with bipolar or another mental health condition? Take control of your mental health story by attending Stand Against Stigma's free, peer-led Becoming Brave training.
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EVENT: Celebrate How Art Heals at Nov. 9 Hope Is Alive! Open Mic

Published October 10, 2018 by Marc Dadigan
  • HHSA Events
Has creating music, rhymes or poetry given you light in dark times? Or shed light on a hidden struggle? Then come celebrate how art heals at the next Hope Is Alive! Open Mic night. HHSA's Stand Against Stigma campaign has been organizing the open mic series since 2014.
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Dean True Adult Services Director

OP-ED: "We Successfully Treat Addiction with Medication" by Dean True

Published October 10, 2018 by Marc Dadigan
  • HHSA in the News
HHSA Adult Services Branch Director Dean True recently published a letter to the editor in the Record Searchlight: "We successfully treat drug addiction with medication." In the piece, he discusses how addiction is a medical issue rather than a character flaw as well as how HHSA is leading efforts to expand Medication Assisted Treatment like Methadone and Suboxone.
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VIDEO: Lori's Whole Person Care Success Story

Published October 10, 2018 by Marc Dadigan
  • Success Stories
  • Whole Person Care
Because she was battling with health issues and homelessness, Lori, a Shasta County resident, was able to get a referral to HHSA's Whole Person Care program. A small team include helped Lori deal with her complex health needs, which included finding a safe and affordable place to live.
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Tim Mapes, Media Liaison for public health programs, Healthy Shasta, Emergency Preparedness, Foster parent programs and programs for children, (530) 245-6863

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