Systematic review of occupational therapy and mental health promotion, prevention, and intervention for children and youth - Arbesman M, Bazyk S, Nochajski SM.
We describe the results of a systematic review of the literature on children's mental health using a public health model consisting of three levels of mental health service: universal, targeted, and intensive. At the universal level, strong evidence exists... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - November 15, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

NSU researcher receives $1 million grant to develop virtual world program to support amputees
(Nova Southeastern University) Sandra Winkler, who has a Ph.D. in occupational therapy and serves as a faculty researcher and assistant professor for the Nova Southeastern University College of Health Care Sciences, was recently awarded a three-year grant totaling nearly $1 million in funding from the US Department of Health & Human Services Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality to pursue her study. The project costs will be 100 percent financed with federal funds. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 11, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Teen Volunteers Make a Difference at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Red Cross VolunTeens at WRNMMC As the leaves turn and school is in full swing, we’d like to take the time to reflect on the contributions of our youth volunteers. We were lucky enough to have more than 40 high school students who volunteered with the Red Cross at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. The VolunTeens spent 6 weeks of their summer vacation sharing their time and talents with more than 20 departments throughout the hospital. So what exactly did these VolunTeens do during their time here? I think it’s best to let these amazing students speak for themselves… I volunteered at the 3D Med...
Source: Red Cross Chat - October 4, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Authors: Gaby Skovira Tags: SAF Uncategorized Volunteers Red Cross Youth Walter Reed National National Military Medical Center youth volunteer Source Type: news

Quarterly Update for Jefferson Digital Commons: July – September 2013
The July-September 2013 quarter ends with a total of 8,233 assets, 1,565,650 downloads and 345 new assets added to the Jefferson Digital Commons.  Currently, the most downloaded asset is the handout Obtaining Full-Text Articles When Searching PubMed with 163 downloads. View the complete quarterly inventory. The JDC continues to grow. The two charts below show the growth in assets added and total downloads since December 2012. Highlighted additions from the past quarter: Revisit two presentations by Dr. Jeffrey Brenner, who on September 24 was named a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. At the Jefferson School of Population Health F...
Source: What's New on JEFFLINE - October 2, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: lgm002 Tags: All News Clinicians Researchers Students Teaching Faculty Source Type: news