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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.
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Increase in Suicides Caused By More Than “Mental Health Issues,” According to CDC

I came across this article the other day and wanted to share it with all of you. In my opinion, society tends to deal with the symptoms of mental health struggles (though one could argue we don't remotely do enough for people across this world where holistic, person-centered health and wellness care are concerned) without [...]

By |June 27th, 2018|Mental Health, Suicide Prevention|

The Mental Health Crisis in American Schools

I see a major crisis of mental health challenges coming for us, and it's already happening. No, I don't want to be dramatic and raise fear, but it's coming, and we've got to face that fact, accept it and deal with it in ways that will mitigate tragic outcomes and help society at large toward [...]

By |June 26th, 2018|Mental Health|

Kids Denied Mental Health Support Unless “Acutely Suicidal,” Therapists Warn

I remember speaking with Kim Moran, CEO of Children's Mental Health Ontario recently. Long story short, she explained that children in Ontario, Canada (and, may I add many, MANY places across North America and the world) are facing a major lack of community mental health support resources, and this needs to be addressed. Hospital emergency [...]

By |June 25th, 2018|Mental Health|

Ten Years Ago Today Everything Changed (Tragedy Struck)

Photo: Ryan Emmerson, the brother of mental health author, advocate and startup founder Jeff Emmerson. Ryan committed suicide on this day ten years ago. He is dearly missed. I had just started a night shift as a night watchman (security guard) at a trucking company's yard when my cell phone rang as I was speaking [...]

By |June 24th, 2018|Suicide Prevention|

How Do You Join The Mental Health Movement?

Mental Health Advocacy: Easier Than You Think As I said on Twitter earlier this morning: That's the bottom-line, really. Being a mental health advocate can be as simple as deciding to speak openly with people around you - friends, family and your peers. If you want to take things to a more formal place, doing [...]

By |June 23rd, 2018|Mental Health|