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The Importance of Coping Mechanisms

October 4, 2019 4:41 pm Published by Comments Off on The Importance of Coping Mechanisms

By Amanda Mathis, a local college student Mental health and well-being plays an important role in one’s life, as well... View Article


Choose to Live Another Day

September 24, 2019 10:46 am Published by Comments Off on Choose to Live Another Day

By Amanda Mathis, a local college student As I open my eyes from the darkness of night, I see light... View Article


Mental Health in the Latinx Community

September 12, 2019 6:49 pm Published by Comments Off on Mental Health in the Latinx Community

Millions of Americans are affected by mental health conditions every year. Here are some facts about the prevalence and impact... View Article


All About Vaping and E-Cigarettes

September 5, 2019 10:51 am Published by Comments Off on All About Vaping and E-Cigarettes

E-cigarettes have exploded in popularity in the past couple of years, causing an epidemic of youth use across the country.... View Article


Ventura County Responds to the Opioid Crisis

August 28, 2019 11:44 am Published by Comments Off on Ventura County Responds to the Opioid Crisis

Use of Ventura County’s Prescription Drug Disposal Program Ventura County is actively engaged and committed to preventing Rx/OTC drug misuse... View Article