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November 13, 2019
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Harnessing Social Media to Fight Suicide

Harnessing Social Media to Fight Suicide

Jackson County, in an effort to prevent suicide, has partnered in a new ambitious approach. 

A Suicide Has Happened, What Now?

A Suicide Has Happened, What Now?

Our local community is at even more risk after a suicide happens. Here’s how Jackson County steps in to help prevent the ripple effects of a suicide.

Our local community is at even more risk after a suicide happens. Here’s how Jackson County steps in to help prevent the ripple effects of a...
Preventing Suicide in Jackson County

Preventing Suicide in Jackson County

Suicide…it happens too much in our community. Here’s how Jackson County fights to prevent it.

Suicide…it happens too much in our community. Here’s how Jackson County fights to prevent it.

EASA: Treating Early Psychosis in Young People

EASA: Treating Early Psychosis in Young People

Did you know that psychosis is more likely to develop in people between 15 and 25? Fortunately, treatment can be very effective, and has a major impact on the rest of someone’s life.

Did you know that psychosis is more likely to develop in people between 15 and 25? Fortunately, treatment can be very effective, and has a major...
“A Better Treatment for Severe Mental Illness” featuring...

“A Better Treatment for Severe Mental Illness” featuring...

Helping people with severe mental illnesses integrate into society and improve quality of life takes a lot of careful planning and specialized...
Unique Approaches to Defusing Mental Health Crisis...

Unique Approaches to Defusing Mental Health Crisis...

Experiencing a mental health crisis can be scary and overwhelming, and they can happen to anybody. 

The Professionals Who Respond to Mental Health Crises

The Professionals Who Respond to Mental Health Crises

When mental health crisis situations require law enforcement response, the people who arrive on scene need to be prepared to handle the situation...
“Our Multi-Talented Mental Health Manager” featuring...

“Our Multi-Talented Mental Health Manager” featuring...

Party planning, piano, and symphonies… Jackson County’s Mental Health Division Manager is talented in more ways than one. Watch to...
Mental Health: Just as Important as Physical Health

Mental Health: Just as Important as Physical Health

From suicide prevention, to crisis response, and even jail diversion, Jackson County’s Mental Health Division helps create better outcomes for people dealing with mental health related...
Jackson County is Dedicated to Suicide Prevention!

Jackson County is Dedicated to Suicide Prevention!

Jackson County plays a large role in suicide prevention efforts...

Crisis Therapist Now Embedded Within Local Police...

A crisis therapist is now embedded within the Ashland, Phoenix, and Talent police departments...

Jackson County Mental Health's Supported Education Program

Meet Chris Austin and find out how Jackson County's Mental Health Supported Employment program helped Chris to achieve his goals.

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