Approaching Violence Prevention Through a Public Health Lens

See how the CDC is pushing for a health approach to violence prevention.  I received this email from cure violence global at cvg.org. “We continue to witness the shifting of the paradigm related to treating violence as a health issue. Most recently, we see this in the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC’s) prioritization of funding… Continue reading Approaching Violence Prevention Through a Public Health Lens

Mindfulness apps help teens with depression and anxiety

Youth are very attuned to phone apps.  I found the following on Linked In. ” Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF)20,380 followers2h • 2 hours ago A free #smartphone app providing brief #mindfulness training sessions helped young teens ruminate less. Repetitive and negative self-focused thinking, often concerning stressful or negative past events, is often seen in #anxiety and #depression. http://ow.ly/onR350G3XAV“ I (Dr. Kathy)… Continue reading Mindfulness apps help teens with depression and anxiety