Category: Mental connection

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North Carolina Wildlife Commission finalizes purchase that preserves game lands

The NC Wildlife Resources Commission purchased 2,424 acres, including 31 miles of shoreline, in Davidson and Montegomery counties. The area will be called Yadkin River Game Land. Courtesy photo | NCWRC RALEIGH – In North Carolina’s Piedmont is the Tuckertown Reservoir, a reservoir on the Yadkin River known for its recreational opportunities and as a […]

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UMass women’s football focuses on mental preparation ahead of A-10 game – Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen focus on fine details to maintain quality results Reese Maple / UMass Athletics The 31 players were gathered around head coach Jason Dowiak on Friday morning, where practice ended with a ten-minute discussion explaining the magnitude of what is in store for the second half of the 2021 regular season. Massachusetts women’s football team. […]

Mental connection Richard J. Read 

Union Health Minister Launches Guidelines and Programs on World Patient Safety Day, Health News, ET HealthWorld

New Delhi, India: On World Patient Safety Day, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya launched guidelines, programs and initiatives to increase efficiency and the quality of health services provided to patients in health facilities. The Minister of Health also congratulated States and UTs for the successful implementation of national quality assurance standards and the Labor Room […]

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“Mental poverty” when only development work is carried out in the forest: Jharkhand HC

It shows “mental poverty” when only development work is done around forests without thinking about “connecting these forests” to facilitate the movement of animals, Jharkhand High Court observed Thursday. The court made this observation when the issue of measures taken to recover wildlife in the forests of Jharkhand arose while hearing a suo motu case […]

Mental connection Richard J. Read 

One of South Africa’s oldest companies has picked up a very worrying trend

In today’s economic landscape, the challenges faced by people with mental health issues such as depression have only been exacerbated by remote working, school disruptions, rising unemployment and social isolation. Despite a global spotlight on the importance of mental health, Old Mutual says the link between mental health and disability is still largely poorly understood […]

Mental connection Richard J. Read 

Support groups for chronic myelogenous leukemia: adults, children and more

People with chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) or friends and family of people with chronic myelogenous leukemia may find a support group helpful. Support groups can connect people with others who are going through a similar experience and provide an understanding of the specific challenges that people may face. There are many different support groups for […]

Mental connection Richard J. Read 

Teachers at risk for anxiety in the face of pressure and disruption

Just over a month after schools returned to full-time in-person classes after a third round of lockdown closures, the pressure is on and teachers are expected to deliver learning and support stressed and anxious learners.After 18 months of intermittent, rotational and distance schooling, the South African education system has lost ground. Some learners are up […]

Mental connection Richard J. Read 

How Today’s Workplace Leaders Can Become More Inclusive

EDITOR’S NOTE: “Psychologically Safe Leadership: Strategies for Facilitating Mental Health in the Workplace” is a web series in partnership with Dr. Bill Howatt of Howatt HR Consulting in Ottawa, and Troy Winter, Senior Health and Social Officer. Security at the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) in Ottawa. Successful leaders are inclusive leaders who ensure […]