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Some Things To Remember When You Love A Person Who Has Depression

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2017 / comments

 [Koty Neelis]

Let’s Have an Honest Talk about Suicide

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2017 / comments

[Alisa Merino, Suicide Prevention Network]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and you may have heard the phrase “each mind matters.”

Why does each mind matter? Mental health is something we all have. Just as our bodies need attention, our minds also need nourishment and care. Suicide rates are increasing and there is a relationship between mental illness and suicide. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), about 90 percent of people who die by suicide have experienced mental health issues.

Arts Council to Honor Normadene Carpenter on June 1

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2017 / comments

[PRpond]

On Thursday, June 1, in the lovely setting of Boeger Winery, El Dorado Arts Council will inaugurate an annual award that recognizes extraordinary commitment to culture and creativity.

 

The Books Every New Graduate Should Read

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2017 / comments

[PRpond]

New graduates may think they’re ready for the world, but even after all that learning, there’s still room in their heads for some wisdom. We asked a dozen business leaders—from CEOs of big companies and startups, to deans of leading business schools—what books they would put in the hands of a newly minted graduate. Here’s what they recommended:

The Boys in the Boat

Did you know El Dorado County Senior Programs are for 50+ not 60 & over?

by Placerville Newswire / May 21, 2017 / comments

[WENDI-MAE DAVIS]

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