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Publication Date: Apr 28, 2020

June 25, 2020
Forced Apart: Shadow Pandemic


June 14, 2020
Operation YURT: Building Youth Resilience Through Food, Storytelling & Community In The Ohio Valley


June 1, 2020
WVU Partnership to Develop Evaluation for State Child Mental Health Services


April 12, 2020
Pandemic puts pressure on already-struggling West Virginia students, says national Communities In Schools leader


April 10, 2020
After Foster Care, Young Adults Struggle During Pandemic


March 8, 2020
Mental Health Care Community Works Together to Meet Increased Needs, Break Stigma


February 7, 2020
W.Va. Dept. of Education Reveals Initiative to Address Substance Misuse Crisis Plaguing Schools


January 24, 2020
Marshall Professor Gives Childhood Trauma Training at Word of Life Church


January 22, 2020
PEIA Director Pushes Back Against Mental Health Parity Bill


January 19, 2020
Manchin, Capito Announce Funding to Prevent Youth Suicide


November 21, 2019
WV Suicide Rising, Resources Available on Campus
West Virginia is experiencing multiple contributing factors and characteristics associated with suicide risk. Barri Faucet, director of Prevent Suicide West Virginia, and local intervention specialists provide insight on school-based suicide prevention training and efforts underway to provide mental health services for secondary school and college students in the state.


October 6, 2019
WV ACES Coalition Launches Availability for New Program
The Adverse Childhood Experiences Coalition of West Virginia is offering Connections Matter, a new training on how stress impacts the brain and why relationships improve individual and community well-being. The program will help counselors, teachers, and others who engage with children daily to support their efforts.