World Autism Day – April 2

World Autism Day – April 2

Talk
Sanjeevani worked with 'Breaking Barriers' group to bring forth talk and information for families who have individuals with developmental disabilities. The talk was provided by Mr. Stephen Joseph from IL state - department of human resources
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Empty Nester

Empty Nester

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Are you an empty nester or to be an empty nester? Who is an empty nester ? Empty nest syndrome is a feeling of grief and loneliness parents may feel when their children leave home for the first time, such as to live on their own or to attend a college or university. It is not a clinical condition. Since young adults moving out from their families house is generally a normal and healthy event, the symptoms of empty nest syndrome often go unrecognized. This can result in depression and a loss of purpose for parents, since the departure of their children from "the nest" leads to adjustments in parents' lives. Empty nest syndrome is especially common in full-time mothers. Do you feel overwhelmed? or depression or neglect or meaningless?
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Mental Health – Types

Mental Health – Types

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Learning a few things about mental health problems might help to feel more confident about talking and listening.  This is not an exhaustive list but just a few. Anxiety Anxiety disorders happen when someone has feelings of anxiety that are very strong or last for a long time. Bipolar Bipolar disorder is characterised by the experience of swings between low mood and high, manic mood, usually with more normal phases in between. Depression Depression is characterised by the persistence of feelings of sadness or misery. Eating disorders Eating disorders can occur when someone has a relationship with food that they find difficult. Obsessive-compulsive disorder Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder where unwanted thoughts, urges and repetitive activities become an obstacle to living life as someone wants to. Personality disorders Someone…
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