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CFO awards $120000 in grants for homeless youths, crime victims, kindergarten … – Springfield News-Leader

CFO awards $120000 in grants for homeless youths, crime victims, kindergarten … – Springfield News-Leader

Springfield News-Leader CFO awards $ 120000 in grants for homeless youths, crime victims, kindergarten …Springfield News-LeaderBetty and Bobby Allison Ozarks Counseling Center, Missouri State University, Mercy Health System, and the National Alliance on the Mentally Ill of Southwest Missouri: $ 26,991 to provide integrated behavioral health services for low-income uninsured … behavioral health education – […]

“Substantial” number of NHS hospital staff treat victims of human trafficking

A “substantial” proportion of NHS hospital staff – around one in eight, in some places – treat the victims of people trafficking, with maternity services most likely to do so, finds research… Mental Health News From Medical News Today

New strategies to identify and help women victims of intimate partner violence

Screening for and counseling women exposed to intimate partner violence (IPV) is part of the free preventive services covered within the U.S. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Sexual Assault Victims at High Risk of More Assaults

Sadly, new research discovers that female college students who are victims of sexual assault are at a much higher risk of becoming victims again. Researchers from the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions found that college women who experienced severe sexual victimization were three times more likely than their peers to experience severe sexual […]

40% of women with severe mental illness are victims of rape or attempted rape

Women with severe mental illness are up to five times more likely than the general population to be victims of sexual assault and two to three times more likely to suffer domestic violence, reveals… Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Mental health patients more than twice as likely to be victims of homicide than the general public

Patients with mental illness are two and a half times more likely to be victims of homicide than people in the general population, according to a national study examining the characteristics of… Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Psychological consequences greater than previously thought for victims of repeated sexual assault

According to recent studies, one in five adult women and one in 100 adult men have reported being raped. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Repeated Sexual Assault Victims Face Greater Psychological Consequences

Repeated Sexual Assault Victims Face Greater Psychological Consequences

A new study shows that victims who experience repeated forms of sexual violence — including rape — experience greater levels of psychological and behavioral consequences than previously thought. According to researchers, one in five adult women and one in 100 adult men report being raped. But that number jumps to two in five among women […]

Civilians trained by American mental health professionals bring healing to trauma victims of Libya’s civil war, Baylor study finds

Civilians traumatized by Libya’s civil war in 2011 – which left many homeless, poor and grieving for loved ones – have virtually no access to mental health professionals, but many have found healing through small groups led by Libyan volunteers who were trained by American professionals, according to a Baylor University study. Mental Health News […]

People with mental health problems are up to ten times more likely to become victims of crime than the general population

People with mental health problems are up to ten times more likely to become victims of crime than the general population, according to new research by charities and academics… Mental Health News From Medical News Today

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