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  • Thu 15 Nov 2018
  • Thu, November 15, 2018

Veteran Suicide, Disorders & Conditions – Get and Find Help from NAMI

NAMI, National Alliance on Mental Illness, covers a wide array of issues stemming from disorders, conditions and mental illness, including suicide.   Visit NAMI.org for more information or you can click on any of the conditions or disorders below the video to be directed to any of the specific pages on the NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) website. According to NAMI as of this post, twenty-two veterans die by suicide each day. NAMI offers peer support, family education programs and policy…

Caregiver Fatigue and Crisis Prevention

It’s not always rainbows and lollipops…  Sometimes, despite your best efforts, you may not be able to pull yourself out of the fog.  Sleep deprivation, improper diet, sustained frustration and exhaustion are common with being a primary caregiver.  Circumstances like these can compound any feelings of solitude or helplessness, possibly leading to irrational or unsafe thoughts.  Far too many tragedies have occurred when someone waits too long to find others and seek help. You can view WebMD’s symptoms of Caregiver Burnout for further clarification…

Military Base in Afghanistan Hosts Fundraiser for Autism

 Autism Speaks reports: Military Base in Afghanistan Hosts Biking Fundraiser for Autism March 27, 2015   Facebook page Hank Rocks recently posted about an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) camp in Afghanistan that has a 100-mile spin class fundraiser with proceeds going to Autism Speaks. The Facebook post below features a photo of the participants who completed the challenge of biking for 100 miles.  Autism Speaks thanks the brave men and women who took part in the rigorous fundraiser.  Original Source: Autism…