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How misunderstanding of disability and stigma affect mental health

How misunderstanding of disability and stigma affect mental health

About 26% of Americans have a disability, either physical or mental, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Advocates say there is a lot of misunderstanding about a person with a disability. And this stigma is not only deep – it can also have a huge impact on that individual’s mental health. Twenty-eight-year-old Chloe Valentine …

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Important health and wellness update from Drexel

Important health and wellness update from Drexel

The following message, providing important updates to information regarding campus health and wellbeing, has been sent to the Drexel community: Summary The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized new COVID-19 booster doses that are more effective against currently circulating COVID variants. Most adults who have been vaccinated are eligible to receive these booster shots, …

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BYU Positive Psychology Laboratories are studying how to improve general well-being

BYU Positive Psychology Laboratories are studying how to improve general well-being

Hikers enjoy the beautiful scenery near Mount Timpanogos. The narration in this video is from Martin Seligman’s quotes on positive psychology. (Made in Adobe Premiere by Hannah LeSueur) Psychology, Experience Design, and Management students are currently researching how to help students lead better, more fulfilling lives through the mentorship of Professors Jared Warren and Brian …

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The world's largest four-day workweek experience shows success

The world’s largest four-day workweek experience shows success

The four-day workweek is a legendary reconfiguration of employment that may actually be a promising way to increase corporate revenue and worker morale.picture: Karl Kurt (Getty Images) The five-day work week has long been a staple of the world’s workforce, but it’s a huge experience that tests a Four working days a week In the …

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Staff members jump for wellness at last week

Latest news – Rhodes University prioritizes employee well-being with a comprehensive solution

Employees jump for wellness at launch activities last week By Alungile Boqwana In collaboration with Company Wellness Solutions (CWS), Rhodes University hosted a two-day staff event last week, followed by a fun outing on Friday. The main objective of the event was to educate employees about the RUWELL Employee Wellness App and how they can …

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These native lawns in Motown aim to enhance bird life and the welfare of neighbours

These native lawns in Motown aim to enhance bird life and the welfare of neighbours

A few years ago, Callahan Park in Detroit was indistinguishable from an abandoned patch of land, where the overgrown lawn was littered with rubbish. While the city has been in economic recovery mode since its bankruptcy in 2013, some areas have rebounded more than others, and many of the more than 300 parks look a …

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The Youth Health Team of the Western Sydney Local Health District has placed six new health and wellness nurses in Western Sydney schools - thepulse.org.au

The Youth Health Team of the Western Sydney Local Health District has placed six new health and wellness nurses in Western Sydney schools – thepulse.org.au

Standing behind from left to right – Yash Amarasekara / Janet Anwar / Brenda MwanzaSitting in front of L to R – Jenille Mina / Sharon Albrecht / Wai (Zoe) Cheng The Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) Youth Health Team has recruited six new Care and Health Nurses (WHIN) coordinators in Western Sydney secondary …

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Young candidates for the Maori Pavilion in Manawatū focus on infrastructure, environment and well-being

Young candidates for the Maori Pavilion in Manawatū focus on infrastructure, environment and well-being

Warwick Smith / Stuff Maori wing candidate Khan Ngarutata Hansen speaks at the “Meet the Candidate” event in Fielding, while his opponent, Bridget Bell, looks on to the left. Two young candidates are vying to represent the Maori wing of Manawati in the upcoming local elections. The nominees for the Ngā Tapuae o Matangi Māori …

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Education Wellbeing Online Course: Now is the Time to Make Mental Health a Priority for Your Faculty and Staff - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Education Wellbeing Online Course: Now is the Time to Make Mental Health a Priority for Your Faculty and Staff – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Dublin – (work wire)–The “elixir of luxury” Training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com Show. Now is the time to make mental health a priority for faculty and staff Developed by Educators for Educators, The Wellbeing Elixir is an exciting new online course. Higher education professionals are exploring well-being and resilience to become stronger and less …

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