Category: Northwest Behavioral Health

November 15, 2017

Mental Health Services Expanding Across Northwest Missouri

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES EXPANDING IN NORTHWEST    Behavioral Health is one of the leading battles for Northwest Missouri including St. Joseph and the surrounding area. Northwest Health Services is committed to serving our community by providing behavioral health services across the state. This is why we’re looking for more people to join our team!

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January 4, 2017

What Is Post-Holiday Depression?

January 4, 2017 | The holiday’s have come to an end and you either have all the motivation in the world, or no motivation at all. If you find yourself with no motivation at all this new year, well, you might be dealing with post-holiday depression or as some call it, “post-holiday blues.”

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June 14, 2016

Standing with Orlando in Missouri

June 14, 2016 | No words can ease the grief the victims, families and their communities feel after such a horrendous act of violence. Recent events here and around the world have opened the eyes for many of us to the psychological effects of trauma related to a mass shooting.   download our free guide on knowing trauma here […]

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February 10, 2016

Depression Doesn’t Discriminate

The difficulty of keeping a dark and hurtful secret can be so overwhelming that sometimes it seems as though the only escape it is to walk away from the situation forever. Suicide can be seen as an individual’s problem, but not only does suicide affect a single person, but it can affect the family of […]

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October 24, 2015

Part 3 | How to Stop Bullying

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and due to the recent events occurring in St. Joseph involving bullying, awareness is even more important for individuals of all ages. Northwest Health Services has developed a three-part series where our Behavioral Health providers discuss: Risk factors and warning signs How to talk about bullying How to stop […]

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October 23, 2015

Part 2 | How to Talk about Bullying

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and due to the recent events occurring in St. Joseph involving bullying, awareness is even more important for individuals of all ages. Northwest Health Services has developed a three-part series where our Behavioral Health providers discuss: Risk factors and warning signs How to talk about bullying How to stop […]

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October 22, 2015

Part 1 | Bullying Prevention – 3 Part Series

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and due to the recent events occurring in St. Joseph involving bullying, awareness is even more important for individuals of all ages. Northwest Health Services has developed a three-part series where our Behavioral Health providers discuss: Risk factors and warning signs How to talk about bullying How to stop […]

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October 2, 2015

Coverage of Mass Shootings Can Show Impact Close to Home

As another mass shooting impacts the nation many of us will try to understand what has taken place and rationalize why it happened. We will be subject to the non-stop media coverage that is currently available within our society. Each media outlet will have its story and explanation of why the shooting took place and […]

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September 10, 2015

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Month! According to the World Health Organization (WHO), nearly 800,000 people die due to suicide every year. In addition, for every person who dies by suicide, 20 or more others attempt to end their lives. Suicide is a serious public health problem that affects individuals, families, communities and countries. Suicide […]

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