Category Archive for: Parents

September is National Recovery Month

by dstudio21

Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those in recovery, just as we celebrate health improvements made by those who are managing other health conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, asthma, and heart disease. The observance reinforces the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overall health, prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can…



Under the Influence…of You

by dstudio21

                    Did you know that 1 in 5 Washington 10th graders reported using marijuana in the past 30 days?   Marijuana can change the way a teen’s mind and body perform, affecting memory, learning, mood, motivation, coordination, and judgment. However, there are ways you can help…



Parenting Corner

by dstudio21

“When adults respond quickly and consistently to bullying behavior they send the message that it is not acceptable. Research shows this can stop bullying behavior over time.” Do you know the warning signs of bullying? How to monitor your child’s online safety? Check out the “Know Bullying” APP!           For more…



Parenting Corner

by dstudio21

Simple steps like locking up medications and safely disposing of unused or expired medications is one way to protect those you love.   “75 percent of opioid misuse starts with people using medication that wasn’t prescribed for them—usually taken from a friend or family member. Simple steps, like locking up medications, can stop them from…



Community Resource – Did you know?

by dstudio21

211 is a Community Resource Directory for Oregon and Southwest Washington. This is an excellent way to find local community resources or child care providers all in one place. DIAL 211 toll free  | TEXT your zip code to 898211| EMAIL help@211info.org   http://211info.org/



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