Saturday, October 1, 2016
          

Schools And Mental Health: When The Parent Has To Take Charge

Posted in Mental Health

Npr.org 9/27/2016

"... Not all schools screen students for mental health issues, and when they do, the practice varies widely across states. Even if students are successfully identified, many places lack the community-based mental health treatment options that would be needed to help them. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/09/16/493126329/schools-and-mental-health-when-the-parent-has-to-take-charge 

Mitchell: Single Fathers Have Few Places To Turn For Help

Posted in Fatherhood

Chicago.suntimes.com 9/26/2016

"... Nearly one in four single-parent homes are headed by a dad, according to the National Fatherhood Initiative. These dads are more likely than married dads to live in poverty. Worse yet, there are scant resources these fathers can turn to when they are fighting for custody. ..."

Read the entire article: http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/single-fathers-have-few-places-to-turn-for-help/