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Op-Ed: Mentally Coping Through Quarantine

Quarantine is a stressful time for everyone. This can be especially for those with mental health issues, those at risk, for those who have family members at risk, and people with abusive or toxic households.  The CDC recommends ways to cope with stress and/or a pre-existing mental health issue. They say to not obsess over […]

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Maintaining Mental Health Through A Pandemic

The coronavirus outbreak means school is closed through the end of the year with no known return date, and this lack of structure and a world filled with unknowns can really do a number on a person’s psyche. Maintaining mental wellness is critical for both students and staff during these times of uncertainty. “It’s easy […]

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Mental Health Awareness Club

Camas High School Senior Archisha Misra and her friends have successfully started a Mental Health Awareness Club as their senior project. Misra’s motivation for starting this club is because mental illness are often seen as a weakness. Misra said, “my friends and I thought it was really important to create awareness about it.” She also […]

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The Charismatic CharacterStrong Program

With the increasing world of technology and people are becoming more obsessed with themselves, it is becoming increasingly more important to be nice and for people to make connections with other people. That is exactly what Camas High School’s new program, CharacterStrong, is aimed to do. When describing the CharacterStrong program, Darci Jones, a special […]

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Connecting with Counselors

It is 8:30 in the morning and students and teachers tiredly walk into school, still waiting for their morning dose of caffeine to hit. It is another school day, six grueling periods, until students are free again. But lately the mornings have had a bit of cheer at the doors: incoming students and staff are […]

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Mental Health/Psychology Scholarship

BetterHelp, a company focused on mental health, is giving away two scholarships to students who write on a topic or experience related to mental health or psychology. Refer to the following links for more information: BetterHelp Scholarship Application BetterHelp Advice