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National Youth Violence Prevention Week

By Mary Stennes Wilbourn and Alison Behnke March 23–27, 2015, is National Youth Violence Prevention Week. Teachers, students, counselors, and others will be doing activities to help kids choose effective ways to reduce or prevent violence. Students will tackle topics … Continue reading

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Being Me with OCD: Spreading Awareness with the Help of Young People

By Alison Dotson, author of Being Me with OCD Lately I’ve been writing a lot about my experience with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)—I’ve been writing about it for years, actually, but until recently my work has been for my eyes only. … Continue reading

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