If you notice symptoms of toxic stress in yourself, your child, or someone you love, therapy can help you find the root cause of the stress and teach skills to help alleviate the effects. The first step can be visiting your primary care physician. They should be able to give you a recommendation for a therapist who has experience dealing with toxic stress. If you don’t have a primary care physician, you can ask a friend or family member or look online for a recommendation.For more information visit www.anthem.com/... See MoreSee Less
Meet our BRONZE SPONSOR, Lake County Retired Teachers Indiana (LCRTA)! The LCRTA sponsors and supports legislation concerning teacher pensions and education, sponsors activities of special interest to retired teachers, and initiates and develops a continuous program of retired teacher welfare designed to improve the economic and social status of retired teachers. THANK YOU! ... See MoreSee Less
MEET OUR SILVER SPONSOR, PROFESSIALS CLAIMS MANAGEMNET! Over the course of more than two decades, research results have demonstrated a strong association between childhood #traumatic experiences and negative health behaviors such as smoking, alcohol and #DrugAbuse, lack of physical activity, and even #missedwork. #obesity, #suicide, #heartdisease, and #cancer are also possible risk outcomes. It has also been shown that the more adverse childhood experiences a child has, the more likely they be at risk for negative health outcomes later on in life. In the United States, nearly one-quarter of all adults have experienced three or more of these adverse childhood experiences. ... See MoreSee Less
Happy Social Work Month! Social workers change peoples' lives, embody the spirit of hope, improve communities, and make America a better place to live. #SocialWorkMonth #SWMonth2022 #RightTimeforSocialWork #CommunityActionPromise
The Robert O. Zdenek Staff Member of the Year Award, sponsored by @MyBrightpoint, recognizes the outstanding professional leadership and commitment of a staff person working for a community economic development org.