Month: November 2019

New Funding Available for Ohio Schools to Address Student Mental Health

With the passage of Ohio House Bill 166, Ohio students are one step closer to having access to critical mental health services in their schools. HB 166 allocates funds to school districts to set up dedicated programs to address the mental health of their students. Potential mental health services available to students include counseling and…
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Do you have a case of the winter blues or is it something more?

Angela C. Flowers, MSSA, LISW-S The transition time from summer to fall often happens so abruptly that many people are left wondering: what happened to the long days where the sun can be seen beaming over the horizon until after 9:00p.m? The loss of extended sunlight can affect the body’s production of the hormone melatonin,…
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