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5 Benefits of Working in Teletherapy Jobs

You may be wondering if a teletherapy job is right for you. There are a variety of benefits to working in teletherapy that may make it the right career choice. Here are some benefits of working in tel...

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New Name for Sobriety Center in Colorado Springs

Serenity Recovery Connection, which trains peer support coaches to help people maintain sobriety from alcohol and drugs, has changed its name from Springs Recovery Connection. The organization has als...

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The Importance of Supporting Mental Health in Our Local Veterans

Our local veterans in Colorado Springs have risked their lives to protect our country and our freedoms. They deserve our support, especially when it comes to their mental health. Too often, veterans s...

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Back-to-School Event Celebrates 100th Anniversary with United Way

Kickin it Back to School was a celebration of the 100th anniversary of Pikes Peak United Way. The event was aimed at helping families prepare for the back-to-school season in Colorado Springs. Resourc...

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Mental Health Support for UCCS Students

The Mountain Lion Strong program is an educational program that aims to help student-athletes at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The goal is to develop tools and resources to support iden...

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University of Colorado, Colorado Springs to Provide Tuition Assistance to Students Pursuing Degrees in Behavioral Health

The University of Colorado, Colorado Springs is one of five universities in Colorado that will be providing tuition assistance to students pursuing degrees in behavioral health. The program is designe...

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Tragic: 4-Year-Old Dies from Fentanyl in Colorado Springs Area

This is tragic. A 4-year-old's mom was asleep when she got into a container of pills and died from fentanyl intoxication. This is serious because, In 2021, El Paso County had five children die due to ...

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Back to School Anxiety? A Doctor Offers Tips for Parents in Colorado

It's that time of year again when kids around the country are gearing up to head back to school. For some, this is an exciting time full of new opportunities and experiences. For others, it can be a t...

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KKTV Colorado Springs Shares One Family's Candid Obituary Story about Addiction

Hunter Lee Clemons, 22, died of a drug overdose on Feb. 10 after a long battle with addiction. His family has decided to speak candidly about his death in an effort to raise awareness about the epidem...

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Colorado's "I Matter" Program Receives Additional Funding

Colorado's "I Matter" website, a free mental health services portal for youth, has been approved for additional funding. The program launched in 2021 and saw 1,500 appointments scheduled in the first ...

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Colorado Springs Police Say Fentanyl Epidemic is Spreading to Social Media

Police in Colorado say that the drug and fentanyl epidemic is now in the social media world and that many parents don't know their kids are part of it. Many parents are unaware of the growing trend of...

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Colorado State University to Offer Session on Mental Health Struggles in the Military

Mental health struggles are prevalent in today's society, especially among veterans. Statistics show that an average of 20 veterans commit suicide each day in the United States. This is due, in part, ...

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Drug Abuse: Fentanyl Problems in Colorado Springs

Colorado is in the middle of a deadly fentanyl epidemic and state leaders are not sure what to do about it. Fentanyl is extremely deadly and can kill you even if you just touch it. Our state leaders t...

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Job Burnout for Teachers, Corrections Officers in Colorado

Job burnout is a real issue that many people face in their careers in Colorado. For teachers and security guards, this can be a major problem. A recently published story shines a light on this issue. ...

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Colorado's Life Expectancy Drops as Fentanyl Crisis, COVID-19 Take Toll

According to this news article, Colorado's average life expectancy has taken a major hit in just two years, dropping nearly three years from 81 years old to 78. The causes are numerous and include fen...

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