Category: Trauma

Intimate Conversations

August 26, 2015

By Dejauwne Young — August 26, 2015 Unnoticeably, conversations seem so trivial and simplistic that they are easily taken for granted. However, conversations are incredibly important because they secretly direct the course of our world. Great revolutions were born within small rooms among brave individuals who were willing to have tough and sometimes uncomfortable conversations. […]

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Healthy Diet = Healthy Mind

August 19, 2015

August 19, 2015 — By Tatiana Diacova Did you know that a person with 4 or more Adverse Childhood Experiences is: 2.2 times as likely to have ischemic heart disease 2.4 times as likely to have a stroke 1.9 times as likely to have cancer 1.6 times as likely to have diabetes An Adverse Childhood […]

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Exposure to Violence and Trauma- Starting an Important Conversation

August 6, 2015

August 6, 2015 — By Ashley Lewis A few weeks ago my fellow summer intern Juliane made the very valid point of the need to destigmatize mental health services so as to ensure the physical and mental well-being of students in LAUSD. I began to reflect on her words while watching a short feature ¬†on […]

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Student Health = Student Success

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