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I Cant Stress it Enough!
Honey discusses how to deal with stress by finding your optimal stress level. He suggests various methods to manage your stress level as an Adventist educator.
Life Events Stress Test
How is stress affecting you? Check life events that are affecting you currently on this Life Events Scale, then click to read your score results. Or click home to link to stress management tips.
Making Mental Health a Priority in Adventist Schools
Schools that make mental health a priority will be in the best position to fulfill the church’s mission by implementing a holistic program that helps students emotionally, academically, and spiritually. Read this article for practical tips on how to...
Mental Diversity in Our Schools
Most of us are used to ethnic diversity in our schools, but can we get used to mental diversity? If we reflect on students who are different because their brains work differently, we may have some difficulty seeing them in a regular class setting. How do we...
Mental, Physical, and Spiritual Harmony from a Neuroscience Perspective
Caviness looks at the fractal theory, which a rheumatologist noted "applies not only to the brain, the heart, and the brain/body, it also applies to the immune system and, in fact, to DNA as well." Caviness also notes how it relates to spirituality....
National Institute of Mental Health Publications
Link to booklets, fact sheets and a middle school curriculum on mental health through NIMH's information-rich website.
Save Their Minds!
A compelling argument for the use of counseling in attacking the "mental and emotional traumas that trouble our students."
Special-needs Children and Mental Health
One in three students with special needs also needs mental health care. This article identifies and reviews three mental-health disorders commonly found among children: Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Separation Anxiety Disorder (SAD), and...
Stress Robbing Blind Seminar Handout
Stress and related illnesses like depression and burnout are fast becoming the #1 employee cost for employers. Most employers and their employees have no idea how stress is affecting them personally or organizationally. The alarming truth is that today, at...
Student Stress - Can You Manage It?
Can you manage stress? Julian Melgosa answers the questions - how does stress work and are stressful situations always bad? Melgosa also covers the effect of stress, how to deal with stress, and the spiritual components.
The American Institute of Stress
Dedicated to advancing understanding of the role of stress in health and illness, and the nature and important of mind-body relationships. Learn about Hans Selye and the birth of stress, job stress, stress congresses, stress bulletins, archives and newsletter...
The Effects of Religion on Mental Health - Implications for Seventh-day Adventists
Bailey assess[es] associations between religious orientation, denominational loyalty, religious commitment and purpose in life in a social work program including Adventists and non-Adventists.