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Quick Tools to Help Build Resilient Teen Happiness

By: Emiliana Simon-Thomas, PhD, Senior Director at the Greater Good Science Center
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According to the Centers for Disease Control, symptoms of anxiety and depression are on the rise due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. That includes for teens and young adults, 25% of whom said they seriously considered suicide in the past month. The inability to fix what is wrong or cope with stress and anxiety can negatively impact different facets of life including health, relationships, and academic performance.

Alkermes Presents New Psychiatry Data at Psych Congress 2020 Virtual Experience

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-- New Outcomes Research Analyzed Patterns of Weight Gain and Treatment Interruptions Associated With the Use of Second-Generation Oral Antipsychotics in Patients With Schizophrenia or Bipolar I Disorder --

-- Five Additional Poster Presentations Highlight Data Related to ALKS 3831 and ARISTADA® --

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-- New Outcomes Research Analyzed Patterns of Weight Gain and Treatment Interruptions Associated With the Use of Second-Generation Oral Antipsychotics in Patients With Schizophrenia or Bipolar I Disorder --

-- Five Additional Poster Presentations Highlight Data Related to ALKS 3831 and ARISTADA® --

Mohawk Group Donates Carpet Tile to Several Deserving Georgia Schools

by Adrian Thompson
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With the new school year well underway, several Georgia-based schools have now had the chance to utilize their newly designed classrooms courtesy of a state-wide School Crashers program. 

Hosted by Georgia United Credit Union Foundation with donor partners like Mohawk Group, the annual program awards one deserving school a makeover grant funded by the foundation and runners-up with grants for specific projects. 

How Olympic Medallist Leon Taylor Is Helping People Boost Their Mental and Physical Health During the Pandemic

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Since retiring from competitive diving, Olympic medallist Leon Taylor has become a huge advocate of physical and mental wellness and is now helping people all over the world to improve their health, happiness and performance through the Olympian & Paralympian Online Experiences available on Worldwide Olympic Partner Airbnb’s platform.

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Since retiring from competitive diving, Olympic medallist Leon Taylor has become a huge advocate of physical and mental wellness and is now helping people all over the world to improve their health, happiness and performance through the Olympian & Paralympian Online Experiences available on Worldwide Olympic Partner Airbnb’s platform.

VR Therapy: How Rescape Innovation Is Providing Emotional Support for COVID-19 Frontline Workers

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As 5G continues to roll out around the globe, innovations in extended reality (XR) are transforming industries and creating brand new ones. In our ongoing series on XR, we explore how Qualcomm Technologies-powered devices are changing the way the world connects, computes, and communicates. In this installment, we take a look at the powerful work being done by Rescape Innovation, a company that’s using VR to support healthcare professionals battling the pandemic.

 
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As 5G continues to roll out around the globe, innovations in extended reality (XR) are transforming industries and creating brand new ones. In our ongoing series on XR, we explore how Qualcomm Technologies-powered devices are changing the way the world connects, computes, and communicates. In this installment, we take a look at the powerful work being done by Rescape Innovation, a company that’s using VR to support healthcare professionals battling the pandemic.

 

The Road to a Vaccine, Season 2, Ep. 3: How Is COVID-19 Affecting Children? What Parents Worldwide Should Know

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In Season 2 of "The Road to a Vaccine," host Lisa Ling interviews scientists, global health leaders and other experts on the COVID-19 front lines to reveal the latest medical advances and collaborations to create a coronavirus vaccine—and hopefully a return to a world without the pandemic.

In Episode 3, Lisa Ling talks to UNICEF’s Henrietta Fore about global efforts to get all kids vaccinated. Harvard's Dr. Vikram Patel discusses children’s mental health during the pandemic. Plus, parents ask the experts their pressing questions about COVID-19.

Choosing Commercial Carpet for School Sensory Rooms

Creating a calming space for students to relax, recenter and refocus.
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School may have been out for summer, but class was in session for our team at Mohawk Group as we worked on a sense-ational surprise for students at New Hope Middle School.

When students return to campus in Dalton, Georgia, they’ll find that a formerly unused room has been transformed into a completely new space – a fully furnished sensory room complete with soothing new commercial carpet.

We Can — and Should — Talk about Mental Health

The conversation around mental health is happening at major corporations, federal institutions and beyond, helping Americans feel more comfortable about seeking help when they need it.
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By Jon Freier, EVP of Consumer Markets for T-Mobile

For too long, the topic of mental health has been cloaked in shame and silence. As someone who’s experienced firsthand the damage done by depression and suicide in his own family, I’m actively working to open up the conversation.

6 Top Questions About COVID-19: What a Child Psychiatrist Has to Say

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On the latest episode of "The Road to a Vaccine," host Lisa Ling delves into the effects of the pandemic on kids. We sat down with one of the guests, Vikram Patel, a professor at Harvard Medical School, to find out the most pressing questions on his mind.

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On the latest episode of "The Road to a Vaccine," host Lisa Ling delves into the effects of the pandemic on kids. We sat down with one of the guests, Vikram Patel, a professor at Harvard Medical School, to find out the most pressing questions on his mind.

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