PTSD Awareness

PTSD Awareness

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health issue that can develop after a distressing event. The event may be dangerous, life-threatening, shocking, or very scary. Examples include: Accident. Fire. Military combat. Natural disaster, such as a tornado....
The LGBTQIA+ Community and Mental Health

The LGBTQIA+ Community and Mental Health

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual (LGBTQIA+) community represents a diverse range of identities and expressions of gender and sexual orientation. In addition to these identities, members of the community are diverse in...
May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

We’ve all been through a lot this year. And one issue that continues to make headlines? Our mental health. Specifically, the effect of COVID-19 and all that comes with it – vaccinations, quarantining, working from home, disrupted schedules, lack of social interaction,...
What is Tourette Syndrome?

What is Tourette Syndrome?

Tourette Syndrome is estimated to be present in about one out of every 160 children between ages 5-17 and is three times more likely to appear among males than females.  It is also estimated that less than half of people living with Tourette...