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September 20, 2017

Parenting Concerns

Tips for Helping Children Cope with Hurricanes, Storms and Their Aftermath

Preparation

Hurricanes are generally predictable, which allows more time to prepare.

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September 19, 2017

Grade School

The Emotional Toll of Childhood Obesity

Think about these questions:

Where do people learn that it is OK to call someone fat?

Where do kids learn that calling someone fat is tacitly acceptable bullying?

Can you think

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September 14, 2017

Hot Topics

“Looking for Luke” Documentary Released for Suicide Prevention Week, Begins National Tour

Filmmaker and producers to raise awareness about suicide on college campuses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BOSTON, Mass. – On Sept.

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September 11, 2017

Parenting Concerns

When Teens Talk Of Suicide: What You Need To Know

Here’s the kind of call we get all too frequently:

Doctor, my son said he just doesn’t care about living anymore.

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September 14, 2017

Hot Topics

“Looking for Luke” Documentary Released for Suicide Prevention Week, Begins National Tour

Filmmaker and producers to raise awareness about suicide on college campuses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BOSTON, Mass. – On Sept.

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July 10, 2017

Hot Topics

More Kids Are Receiving Mental Health Care, But…

At The Clay Center, we find ourselves writing often about how seeking psychiatric treatment is stigmatized in the United States.

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July 7, 2017

Hot Topics

Drs. Beresin & Schlozman and the iPhone

Dr. Gene Beresin and Dr. Steve Schlozman reflect on the iPhone’s 10th anniversary.

 

“Look, someone’s calling. Do I have to answer it?” “No.

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July 5, 2017

Hot Topics

What Their Writing Told Me: The Taboo Of Mental Illness In The Hispanic Community

The following blog is part of The Clay Center’s series on diversity, which presents varying cultural perspectives and beliefs on mental health and well-being.

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July 12, 2017

Clay Center TV

Driving Dyslexia Away

A young NASCAR star and his parents discuss his triumph over dyslexia, and the Clay Center team provides guidance on what you can do if your child has learning differences.

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July 7, 2017

Clay Center TV

Drs. Beresin & Schlozman and the iPhone

Dr. Gene Beresin and Dr. Steve Schlozman reflect on the iPhone’s 10th anniversary.

 

“Look, someone’s calling. Do I have to answer it?” “No.

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July 6, 2017

Clay Center TV

Combating Mental Health Stigma

A look at why and how the stigma of mental illness persists in the African American community—among both young people and their families—and what some are doing to address it.

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June 8, 2017

Podcasts

When Kids Leave Home: Part 2

This is the second blog post in a two-part series on adolescents’ transition to the “real world.”

To view the first blog post, click here.

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June 7, 2017

Podcasts

When Kids Leave Home: Part 1

This is the first blog post in a two-part series on adolescents’ transition to the “real world.”

To view the second blog post, click here.

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May 18, 2017

Clay Center TV

Could Your Honor Student Be A Heroin Addict?

This video offers two compelling chapters: first, a fictional sequence of a day in the life of a clean-cut teen addict, and second, a frank dialog with Boston Mayor Martin J.

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