The Australian government has a webpage that is all about how to deal with a child or young adult disclosing abuse to you. Now, obviously the rules and requirements may not be the same where you are, and the list of who to contact is specific to their Australian audience, but I think a lot of the information about child abuse victims is pretty applicable to anyone, anywhere.
Check it out, and if you live in Australia, definitely keep those resources close at hand if you deal with children on any regular basis!
660 Radio Calgary has the full details and comments from Sheldon about receiving Canada’s greatest civilian honor, for outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.
Some more myths about mental illness thanks to the Society for Human Resource Management:
I especially like the fact that, as an organization that deals with the workplace environment, they are willing to say that workers dealing with mental illness struggles are not bad workers, unstable or potentially violent in any larger degree than all workers are.
Saw an interesting list of 5 myths about mental health that I wanted to share.
DO YOU KNOW THESE MENTAL HEALTH MYTHS AND FACTS?