CalVCP Connect: Mental Health Services for Victims

CalVCP Staff Psychologist Dr. James Kent explores the importance of seeking mental health treatment following a violent crime. It’s important for a couple reasons. One, most crimes affect people’s sense of security in the world and they will try to avoid reminders of it, and avoid places, or thoughts, or things, or people that remind …

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S.C. Emergency Departments Tap Into Tele-Psychiatry for Mental Health Treatment

[MUSIC PLAYING] JOHN MAGILL: Like every other state in the union, you had, with some of the draw-down and mental health funds, state after state after state, you had more people seeking mental health treatment who were going to hospital ERs. Well, it’s certainly a place where treatment can be provided. It’s not the ideal …

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Don- Build Services with Emerging Adults | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

Don- Build Services with Emerging Adults | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

[Music] some experiences came out of like being for example a refugee and like coming here and and being able to experience some things that I didn’t have in some ba-barry for example and so being able to get connected to a community center actually got connected to it initially because I had to graduate …

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Elyse’s Story | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

Elyse’s Story | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

I had placements or practicums that were up in Northern Ontario whereas I’m from southwestern Ontario and I tried for many months to communicate so that I would have services available while I was up north even through you know the psychologist I was working with trying to connect with some up there because I …

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Melynda’s Story | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

Melynda’s Story | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

Être un adulte émergent et devenir un adulte, c’est un peu être responsable de soi-même, je pense. Parce qu’avant ça, quand tu vis avec tes parents ou tes tuteurs légaux, ou qui que ce soit, ce sont eux qui sont responsables de toi et qui prennent les décisions pour toi. Donc, cette transition a été …

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Alicia- Collaboration with Schools | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

Alicia- Collaboration with Schools | Emerging Adults Seek Change in Mental Health Services

[Music] for me services that aren’t working together that should work together right right now are probably schools and community mental health so universities colleges and even high schools don’t do a great job of connecting in with the mental health services in their community so when I was in the school my school had …

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