Children's Mental Health Awareness Day was established to raise awareness of supporting children’s mental health and to end discrimination, stigma and prejudice around mental health issues.
National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day raises awareness of the importance of children's mental health in their development.
Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope - understanding & supporting those who have experienced early childhood trauma.
are making films for GOOD. Their films on childhood trauma and its impact is opening hearts and minds in schools around the world.
Eric was 140 pounds overweight, depressed, and sick with the onset of type-2 diabetes. Eric went to a new doctor, who surprisingly prescribed a shelter dog. And that’s when Eric met Peety: an overweight, middle-aged and forgotten dog who, like Eric, had seen better days.
The founder of Life Without Limbs overcame depression, isolation and bullying by creating position change in the world.
To paraphrase Mother Teresa: The greatest pain on earth is not the pain of hunger or poverty but rather the pain of isolation, abandonment, and feeling unloved. Ann Armstrong Dailey on needs of children with life-threatening conditions.
Hero is an extraordinary therapy dog who works with severely mentally, and behaviorally challenged children, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, cancer and hospice, touching lives from the ages of three to ninety-three.
Jeni Stepanek, mother of poet Mattie Stepanek, who died at the age of 13 from dysautonomic mitochondrial myopathy, a condition similar to muscular dystrophy. She shares his message of peace, hope and life as she accepts the 2016 Humanitarian Award.
A parent of a child who was a Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting victim on loss, grief and PTSD.
Suffering from depression and suicidal thoughts, Dr. Patch Adams realized his passion; healing people with laughter.
Friendship and Connections
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