Mental health


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How to Discuss the Traumatic Events on the Capitol With Kids and Process It as a Family

What to know to help your kids process traumatic events as you might be struggling to process them yourself.

5 Steps Toward Finding Gratitude in 2020

Michigan therapist and mom Erica Carulli shares her "cheat sheet" to help your family find gratitude this Thanksgiving.

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Thanksgiving Is Going to Be Weird This Year. Here’s How to Cope.

A behavioral psychologist says the first step to coping with a different Thanksgiving is acknowledging the strangeness of the times.

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I’m A Michigan Hospital Worker. The Coronavirus Has Rocked My Mental Health.

“It’s kinda like being on the Titanic waiting for the iceberg to hit,” said one hospital worker, who now battles panic attacks from the stress of work.

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WATCH: How a Michigan Teen Amassed $10k in Empties For Charity

What started as a way to make some extra cash during quarantine turned into a community-wide passion project for high school senior Isabella Borruso.

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Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine: Michigan Manufacturer Enters Race For A Cure

Here’s how the Kalamazoo facility is showcasing progress and leadership in combating the coronavirus pandemic.

WATCH: Michigan Man Tips Essential Worker $900, Says World ‘Needs Some Love’

Kevin VanAmburg says the world is missing out on love as we shelter in place. So he decided to start spreading more around right here at home.