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Health Guide

...  guide 545-8195. Billings Clinic Infant Massage: Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 6 to 8 p.m. Come and learn from a certified massage therapist or an occupational therapist about the numerous benefits of massaging your infant. Practice these beneficial techniques in … Read more on Billings Gazette Aqua fitness relieving pain Sue's experience comes as Canadian occupational therapist Heather Scott is about to conduct research at the University of the Sunshine Coast into whether aquatic-based exercise can provide more holistic treatment options for people with conditions such … Read more on Noosa News Read ...

Billings Program Aims to Keep Children With Mental Health Issues Out of the ER

...  program aims to keep children with mental health issues out of the ER Addressing issues early also cuts down on overall health care costs, McCall said. The average child younger than 18 who has spent time in residential treatment will cycle through six to eight different placements, from hospitals to therapy-focused … Read more on Billings Gazette Arbor Health Spotlighted By State of Missouri Department of Health For Care Of … LOUIS/January 19, 2016) – Arbor Health, an all-male residential care facility assisting veterans with reintegration into civilian life, was recently spotlighted in a blog by the Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (www.health.mo.gov). The … Read more on STLtoday.com Read ...

Thoughts on Physical Therapy?

Question by Mario D: Thoughts on Physical Therapy? I am going to school To get my Doctorate in Physical Therapy, and I was wondering what people who have gone through PT have to say about it. I worked in a clinic as a tech over the summer and was called a “Physical Terrorist” when trying to bring one lady to therapy. So I want to hear it from all angles now, not just the negative aspects. Any feedback is appreciated! Thank you in advance! Best answer: Read more... ...

PIC 0244

...  0244 –   Group offers wet, wild trips for at-risk kids Peak 7 has worked with about 50 groups that work with youths at various levels, such as the Teen Challenge arm of the Spokane Men's Center and the Tamarack Center adolescent psychiatric treatment facility. “We've had snowshoeing trips in winter and … Read more on Billings Gazette Shelter Partnership and Hidden Communities in the 710 Corridor Some of our most interesting donations included 163 pallets of disposable razors, 3,000 youth tuxedos, and 2,576 rolls of carpet. Every donation we … The rehabilitation was designed to ensure that the project could thrive for another 30-50 years … Read more on KCET Tags: psychiatric treatment, teen challenge, billings gazette ...

Bullock Advisers, DPHHS Director Tour Billings' Mental Health Facilities

by Congressman George Miller Bullock advisers, DPHHS director tour Billings' mental health facilities Rainbow House, 925 North 18th St., was once the Mental Health Center's day treatment program, but is now transitioning to a program centered on recovery. The Rainbow House Recovery Center focuses on providing quality, holistic, comprehensive and … Read more on Billings Gazette Keystone Child, Youth and Family Services mission to keep children safe and … “Keystone is a children's mental health centre. We are also a child, youth and family service agency, so we deal with children's mental health, which is through funding from the Ministry of Children and Youth Services (Ontario). They are the main … Read more on Owen Sound Sun Times Read ...

Video Games Tested as Stroke Rehab Alternative

  Video Games Tested as Stroke Rehab Alternative – A new study in Canada will look at the effects of playing physically interactive video games, like the Nintendo Wii, on people who have suffered a stroke and…   Mill fire won't douse redevelopment dreams Noting that "selective demolition" was needed for any development, he said, "I am optimistic that the site continues to be well positioned for a future rehab. And, if by some stroke of luck the fire consumed only those portions of the complex that … Read more on Valley Breeze Read more... ...

Alcohol Chemical Dependency: Chemical Dependency Treatment

It is important to understand chemical dependency is viewed as a disease by the American Medical Association (AMA). Chemical dependency has a unique display of signs and/or symptoms that are very much treatable and progressive. Prolonged chemical dependency may lead to fatality if left untreated. With this in mind, it is very important to seek out professional help if you or a loved one is struggling with addiction. Chemical dependency is defined as the obsessive need to use drugs and/or alcohol, regardless of the negative consequences that may arise. Chemical dependency is both physical and emotional and withdrawal symptoms will occur if the substance is abruptly discontinued. However, Ibogaine and/or Ibogaine treatment has been used to successfully reduce withdrawal while eliminating the obsession behind the dependency. Read more... ...