The New Year can be exciting opportunity to get a head start on goals and self betterment, but it can also be easy to get overwhelmed with new obstacles. Check out these tips from Dr. Christine Cauffield on having a happy and healthy New Year.
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September is recognized nationwide as Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover from these devastating diseases.
Sherry Warner, LSF’s Certified Recovery Peer Specialist Success Coach, went through her own mental health journey. She tells her story of hope and finding the strength to recover.
I will never forget that evening in early April 1987, the week before Easter, when my dad called the newsroom where I was working in Orlando. When I walked over to the landline and picked up the receiver, I heard a halting voice fighting back tears. “We lost Donald.”
Dr. Cauffield explains that increased isolation can be a trigger for those already struggling with mental health problems, but she says there is hope in connection. And to remember that just because we are socially distancing doesn’t mean we are emotionally distancing.
If you or anyone you know is struggling with mental health, call the LSF Health Systems Access to Care Line at 1-877-229-9098 to speak with a licensed clinician 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Fort Myers, FL – (August 14, 2018) Families seeking support for children with disruptive behavior problems will benefit from access to Stop Now and Plan (SNAP), a leading children’s mental health program, thanks to funding and legislative approval from the Florida Network of Youth and Family Services. “We are excited to have additional funding support