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Mental health seminar: Opportunities and Challenges for Congregations

The Academy of Faith and Leadership at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary will play host to “Mental Health: Opportunities and Challenges for Congregations” from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 10. Many adults and parents of children and adolescents report discomfort in churches that fail to acknowledge the challenges surrounding mental health and developmental issues. Mental …

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Wofford improving mental health of college students

By Sarah Madden Wofford Class of 2017 SPARTANBURG — Wofford College recently joined the JED Campus Program, a nationwide initiative of The Jed Foundation to enhance student well-being and boost efforts to prevent substance abuse and suicide prevention. “Mental health involves so many factors — stress, self care, cultural changes. The college years are also …

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