Navigation Links
SAMHSA Honors Goldie Hawn, Youth Across the Country in Celebration of National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
Date:5/8/2009

night show that young people with mental health challenges can thrive in their community. SAMHSA studies show that access to comprehensive mental health services has incredible impact. Students are less likely to drop out of high school or receive school disciplinary action, and more likely reach higher levels of achievement after participating in systems of care programs."

More than 750 attendees enjoyed song, dance and recited spoken word performances by youth performers from SAMHSA-funded system of care communities which are networks of community-based comprehensive mental health services and supports that help children. The performances demonstrated the power of the performing arts in helping youth with mental health needs thrive at home, at school, and in the community.

Performers included Jasmine Flenoy from Cuyahoga Tapestry System of Care in Cleveland, OH; Max Health and Kristian Smith from 7 Generation in Los Angeles, CA; Marquee James and Mya Meriweather from Allegheny County System of Care in Pittsburgh, PA; Marquita Jones from San Francisco System of Care in San Francisco, CA; Eddie Ortiz from Columbia River Wraparound in Dalles, OR; and Sam Stache from Community Circle of Care in Dubuque, IA.

Communities across the country also observed the day with events, youth demonstrations, and social networking campaigns to raise awareness about the importance of children's mental health and the need for community-based children's mental health supports and services. More than 40 leading child- and youth-serving agencies and organizations joined SAMHSA in championing Awareness Day this year, speaking as a unified voice to support children and youth with mental health needs and their families.

For the first time, SAMHSA and the Mental Health Commission of Canada (established by current Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper) collaborated to raise awareness about children's mental health in celebr
'/>"/>

SOURCE Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Goldie Hawn and Youth from Across the Country to Join SAMHSA in a Celebration of Childrens Mental Health
2. Missouri Behavioral Pharmacy Management Program Receives 2008 SAMHSA Science and Service Award
3. SAMHSA Honors The Sopranos, Monk, Dirt at Star-Studded Voice Awards in Los Angeles
4. SAMHSA Celebrates National Childrens Mental Health Awareness Day By Recognizing Youth for Their Resiliency
5. Statement of Steve Pasierb, President and CEO, Partnership for a Drug-Free America on New SAMHSA Study On Cough Medicine Abuse
6. Statement From the Consumer Healthcare Products Association on the SAMHSA Findings on Cough Medicine Abuse
7. SAMHSA Announces First Science and Service Award Winners
8. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Kyle Picha of Prairie du Chien, WI As Youth Advocate of the Year
9. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Emily Kile, Greenfield, IN, as National Youth Advocate of the Year
10. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors REAL of Hawaii As Youth Advocates of the Year
11. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Colleen Daly of Asheville, NC As Youth Advocate of the Year
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/14/2014)... orphaned by HIV/AIDS in South Africa may provide insight ... behavior issues in other areas of the world, which ... that could lead to successful interventions. , A ... United Nations mentions that due to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, ... African, children are at an increased risk for mental ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... A new study shows that moderate to severe ... risk of stroke, cancer and death. , Results of ... to severe obstructive sleep apnea were four times more ... times more likely to have a stroke (HR = ... (HR = 3.4), and 2.5 times more likely to ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... Dallas study involving serious youth offenders, the answer to one ... seven years: "How long do you think you,ll live?", According ... offending over time., Author Dr. Alex Piquero said the study ... of them offend at very high rates and commit more ... much later in life offend much less., "In a lot ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... with symptoms increasing dramatically during some of the most important ... has found. , Depressive symptoms increased on average by 68 ... young men, who were around 25 years old when they ... their children. The results of the study were published April ... is the first to identify when young fathers are at ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... Lower weight babies and babies who aren,t breastfed ... risk of developing chronic inflammation and related health ... study. , "There were good reasons to hypothesize ... inflammation in adulthood," says Thomas McDade (Northwestern University), ... in the Child & Brain Development program. "It ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Researchers identify children with emotional behavior difficulties 2Health News:Researchers identify children with emotional behavior difficulties 3Health News:Study links severe sleep apnea to increased risk of stroke, cancer and death 2Health News:UT Dallas study: Youth who fail to envision future commit more crimes 2Health News:Young dads at high risk of depression, too 2Health News:Low birth weight, less breastfeeding create later health risks 2
... brain development, the brains first cells neuroepithelial stem cells ... evolves into the various cells of the fully formed brain. ... critical for these stem cells to divide correctly. Without it, ... offers insight into the first steps of brain development, and ...
... QMed, Inc. (Nasdaq:,QMED) today announced financial results for ... Revenue for the year decreased to,$5,246,789 from $8,136,305 a ... $(0.66) per share on a diluted basis, compared to ... basis the previous year.,Revenue for the three-month period ended ...
... hairdressers, barbers , , WEDNESDAY, March 26 (HealthDay News) -- ... had high concentrations of coloring ingredients appear to be ... new report contends. , The authors said the findings ... -- that hair dyes appear to increase the risk ...
... Emergency Medicine is hosting the 11th annual Society of ... Mesa, Calif. As part of the forum, UC Irvine ... variety of related areas ranging from the continued decline ... computerized alcohol-use counseling. , Emergency department ...
... Aging Specialist to Consult with Award-Winning Mind Fitness ... America Conference,Booth #1317) -- CogniFit, Ltd., the company ... software that will enhance human cognitive,performance and health, ... of,Gloria Cavanaugh, long-time president of the American Society ...
... protein, study says. , , WEDNESDAY, March 26 (HealthDay News) -- Keeping ... because it,s harder for women to replace muscle that,s lost naturally ... of 29 healthy women and men, aged 65 to 80, found ... mass -- a key difference in the way women,s and men,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Key factor in brain development revealed, offers insight into disorder 2Health News:Key factor in brain development revealed, offers insight into disorder 3Health News:QMed, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results 2Health News:QMed, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results 3Health News:QMed, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results 4Health News:QMed, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results 5Health News:QMed, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results 6Health News:QMed, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results 7Health News:Now-Banned Hair Dyes Linked to Bladder Cancer 2Health News:UC Irvine researchers present latest findings at emergency medicine forum 2Health News:CogniFit to Work With Gloria Cavanaugh, Former ASA President 2Health News:Older Women Have Harder Time Preserving Muscle Than Men 2
(Date:1/15/2014)...  Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6k27gw/dental ) has ... Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, ... to their offering. (Logo: ... are products which are used on patients in ... and in treatment of associated gingival tissues. This ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... -- Celsion Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: CLSN ... from institutional investors to purchase an aggregate of ... in an at-the-market registered direct offering, led by ... Company entered into definitive purchase agreements with these ... sell an aggregate of 3,603,603 shares of its ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... January 15, 2014 BreedIT Corp ... exclusive worldwide distributor of highly sophisticated agro-breeding solutions for ... 7, 2014, the Company,s board of directors appointed chemistry ... as its new member of the board. ... with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (NYSE: TEVA ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Dental Consumables Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2018 2Dental Consumables Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2018 3Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 2Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 3BreedIT (OTC: BRDT) Appoints Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Industry Expert Dr. Ben-Zion Weiner to Its Board of Directors 2BreedIT (OTC: BRDT) Appoints Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Industry Expert Dr. Ben-Zion Weiner to Its Board of Directors 3
... Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX ), developer and ... today that the first U.S. commercial implant of the ... Hines, Jr. VA Hospital in Chicago, IL. The procedure ... and Chief of Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy at ...
... Britain,s best-loved comedienne and TV favourite Jo Brand has joined ... for a brand new comedy film (54 seconds) to launch ... film sees Jo Brand running around South London, in what ... her kitchen with Joanna Scanlan and produces a pint of ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Endologix Announces First U.S. Implant of AFX™ Endovascular AAA System 2TV Favourite Jo Brand Puts Her Best Foot Forward for Macmillan Cancer Support 2TV Favourite Jo Brand Puts Her Best Foot Forward for Macmillan Cancer Support 3
Immuno-turbidimetric assay for Free Protein Sby STA© Analyzers. Suspension of microparticles coated with monoclonal antibodies to Free Protein S....
Colorimetric Assay of Unfractionated and Low Molecular Weight Heparins by STA© Analyzers. Lyophilized, patent-pending chromogenic substate, CBS 52.44 of ~4.2 moles/vial and bovine factor Xa ~1.1...
Substrate Plasma for Factor VII Assay by STA© Analyzers. Freeze-dried human plasma from which factor VII has been removed by selective immuno-adsorption....
Substrate Plasma for Factor IX Assay by STA© Analyzers. Freeze-dried human plasma from which factor IX has been removed by selective immuno-adsorption....
Medicine Products: