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Resilience, the Film

May 18th | by Deb Wolf

At Montpelier High School Free Admission – Open to the Public A one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress. Now understood to be one of the leading causes of ...

Parent Up for Prom and Springtime

Current prEvents   April 21, 2017   Times Argus By Ann Gilbert, Director, Central Vermont New Directions Coalition Spring is finally here and the end of the school year is drawing near. Prom, graduation, and summer season can be a time of celebration for teenagers and their ...

Addressing Alcohol & Drug Use in Medical Settings

Current prEvents  in Times Argus – March 17, 2017 SBIRT at CVMC Addressing Alcohol and Drug Use in Medical Settings By Hillary Montgomery, MA, AAP and Barbara Gramuglia, MS, AAP are Emergency Department SBIRT Clinicians with Central Vermont Medical Center. The SBIRT (rhymes with “expert”) ...

Did you know?

3 health behaviors contribute to 4 chronic diseases that claim the lives of more than 50% of Vermonters. That’s why PREVENTION is important.     This data brief compares these measures of all Vermont adults to adults living in Washington County...

Alcohol is the Date Rape Drug

Current prEvents in Times Argus – February 17, 2017 By GINNY BURLEY We have all heard the headlines: unconscious girl is assaulted behind a dumpster. College students play blackout drinking games. The facts are sobering. A sexual assault is any time either a stranger, or someone ...

Surgeon General’s Report on E-cigs and Youth

On December 8th, U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy published a report on an emerging public health threat affecting our country. E-cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General is the 33rd Surgeon General’s report in 53 years to address ...

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    Resilience, the Film @ Montpelier High School | Montpelier | Vermont | United States
    At Montpelier High School Free Admission – Open to the Public A one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress. Now understood to be one of the leading causes of[...]
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