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School mental health

Mental health, emotional and behavioral issues affect 1 in 5 school-aged children with 1 in 10 experiencing a mental health challenge severe enough to negatively affect home, school, social and community functioning. Though so many school-aged children are affected, it is estimated 50 to 80 percent of them do not receive the care they need. […]

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Early Childhood Behavior Issues

It is estimated up to 14 percent of children from birth to age 5 experience social and emotional problems that negatively affect development, early learning, social interactions and their family. Counseling & Recovery Services offers an expanded Wraparound Tulsa for ages 0-5 to care for these children and their families. How does Wraparound help? Wraparound […]

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Brain & Habits

Why is it so hard for us to break habits? Experts say it is because the brain drives us to seek reward. This pleasure-seeking compels us to pursue the doughnut over an apple and hit the snooze button rather than get up. Not all habits are bad. Daily routines like getting up at the same […]

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Declare Independence

This is a great time to declare your independence from emotional, behavioral or substance abuse issues that negatively affect your quality of life. Recovery is possible with treatment. Studies show 70 to 90 percent of people receiving treatment have a reduction in symptoms and improved quality of life. We are here to help people of […]

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CALM renovation

The CALM Center’s renovation capital campaign is less than $10,000 from its $1.3 million goal, and we need your help to make it the rest of the way. The CALM Center, 6126 E. 32nd Place, a state leader in children’s crisis care, has served well over 4,000 children and families and operated around the clock […]

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July holidays

In observance of Independence Day, our outpatient offices in Sand Springs and Tulsa will close on July 4. The CALM Center, our crisis stabilization center for kids 10-17, will remain open around the clock. July has two official holidays: Independence Day on July 4th and Parents Day on July 23. While most of us know […]

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Opioid Dependence Recovery

Willpower is not enough to overcome a life-threatening opioid dependence. That is why Counseling & Recovery Services created its outpatient opioid dependence recovery program for adults using a nationally recognized and successful model requiring therapy with opioid replacement medication. Opiate dependence treatment is about more than sobering up. It’s about feeling normal again without using […]

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Suicide crisis

Oklahoma has one of the highest suicide rates in the nation. Fortunately, everyone can do something to fight Oklahoma’s suicide crisis. Did you know that most people who commit suicide don’t want to die? People contemplating suicide say they want the darkness and pain to go away. Showing your concern by asking “Are You OK?” […]

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Medication safety

June is National Safety Month. Here are some focus areas for this year’s observance: Medication safety and prescription painkiller abuse. Driving, biking, and working safely. First aid and emergency preparedness. Preventing slips, trips, and falls. Did you know prescription drugs are the most commonly misused substances by people ages 14 and older? Drug misuse and abuse […]

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Home alone

Kids will run out the school doors for summer break soon, and many parents/guardians are trying to plan a safe summer break for their children. To begin your search for quality summer programs for children of all ages, follow this link to Tulsa Kids. Parents/guardians wonder when is the right age to leave a child […]

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