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Caring Community

Official blog of Coleman Professional Services

Caring Community is Coleman’s blog that reports on many aspects of the ever-changing world of behavioral health, recovery and social services. They include stories about wellness, support, new insights, what is happening globally, nationally and locally in the communities served by Coleman Professional Services.

CPS Spotlight: Stark County Crisis Center

Through the course of this year and most likely into next, Coleman Professional Services will highlight unique services we provide in our nine-county area. Today’s blog post will focus on the four crisis services Stark County provides and how those services have...

April is Stress Awareness Month

In the world of COVID-19, stress has risen to new highs, especially if you: Were recently laid-off or furloughed from your job Have the coronavirus, know someone who does, or are concerned about getting it Are worried about your financial situation Live alone and are...

A Salute to Our Counselors: #BurnBrightNotOut

April marks Counseling Awareness Month, a time to honor mental health, substance abuse, and school counselors. We recognize and appreciate our dedicated Coleman professionals that are working tirelessly in an environment of unprecedented unemployment, uncertainty, and...

Coleman COVID-19 Health & Safety Tips

Coleman COVID-19 Health & Safety Tips

So much is happening including schools being closed and events being canceled, all of which can still leave us feeling anxious, angry, helpless or sad. An excellent article, “Protecting Your Mental Health During the Coronavirus Outbreak” by Doreen Marshall, Ph.D....

March is National Social Work Month

March is National Social Work Month

This month, we embrace a new decade honoring social workers of all ages by embarking on a campaign to inform the public, policymakers, and legislators about the way social workers help their clients every day. Not sure what social workers do? Please watch this brief...

New Year, New Website for Coleman Professional Services

At the end of last year, we underwent a significant overhaul of our existing website, which was over five years old. Recognizing that our clients, stakeholders, and job seekers want something more robust, we rolled out a new site that establishes Coleman as the...

Join the Voices for Recovery [Part 2]

More on National Recovery Month   As you saw from Part I, this month offers much hope for those on their path to recovery. This blog post will focus the way the healthcare community and youth (ages 12-25) can help with the process. It will recovery tools...

Calming School Anxieties

How To Help Your Child Conquer School Anxiety Concrete Action Steps to Reduce Their Stress Levels School has started and students are in the classrooms with their new supplies wearing their new clothes.  But now the reality and stresses of the school year are becoming...

Join the Voices for Recovery (Part 1)

National Recovery Month Kicks Off with New Theme   This month celebrates the millions of Americans who are in recovery from mental and substance abuse disorders. The Coleman Professional Services team is committed to spreading the word that treatment is valid,...

What You Need to Know About a Mental Health Crisis

A few months ago, a relative of mine died by suicide. It was a shock to the entire family, who didn’t realize she was going through a crisis. They missed the signs. Had her family and friends known, they could have urged her to get help. Unfortunately, there are many...