Monthly Archives: September 2020

The Stress of Election Season and Current Political Climate

By: William Waters, Division Director ACT: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy When I first immigrated to the USA from Australia, I was overwhelmed by the potent messaging in the environment. My immediate response was of choking on air thick with cultural messages. Having lived here sometime now, I have become desensitized and acculturated to some of […]

Proyecto de Prevención del Suicidio Juvenil 2020

¿Qué significa para usted la prevención del suicidio y la salud mental? La Fundación de Comprehensive Healthcare’s se está asociando con U.S. Bank y otros socios comunitarios para donar un mínimo de $15,000 a las clases dentro de nuestras comunidades ubicadas en el área Sur Centro de Washington. Estamos invitando a los jóvenes en los […]

2020 Youth Suicide Prevention Project

Comprehensive Healthcare’s Foundation is partnering with U.S. Bank and other community partners to donate a minimum of $15,000 to classrooms within our communities located in the South Central Washington area. We are inviting youth in grades six to nine to participate in an art contest to win at least $5,000 for their classroom to help […]

Comprehensive Healthcare’s Veterans Initiative Project Will Continue to Serve Homeless Veterans

Comprehensive Healthcare will continue to provide housing for veterans under a new U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) agreement. The Veterans Initiative Project (VIP) began operating in 2001, and in June, Comprehensive Healthcare was notified that the funding received to operate the Veterans Initiative Project would be ending on September 30, […]

Suicide Prevention

By: Jodi Daly, Ph.D., President and CEO September is National Suicide Prevention Month, but it is important to call attention to this serious public health concern all year long, and show-case efforts to reduce the risk of suicide. According to the CDC, one in four adults between 18 and 24 have considered suicide in the […]

8 Ways to Avoid Feeling Isolated in the Midst of a Pandemic

For many of us in areas with high infection rates of COVID-19, our last 6 months have required a lot of drastic changes. With stay at home orders limiting travel, cancelling activities, and forcing work-from-home arrangements for those who are able, many people have seen a steep drop-off in the amount of interaction they have […]