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    LIFELINES   “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears monthly, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine“   Parenting is a difficult job and it is a job […]

A Word to All Parents: Words Matter to Your Children


LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Katharine Collier It’s almost 6 months since […]

Exercise and its Benefits for Mental Health


LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Stevee Jones Sheena arrives home from another […]

SELF HARM



Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 16, 2011 (SKNIS): The Community Health Services of St. Kitts and its partners are promoting the physical wellbeing of residents by means of another Community Health Outreach. On this occasion, the Outreach is directed at residents from College Street Ghaut, Basseterre to West Farm who are […]

COMMUNITY OUTREACH REACHES BASSETERRE TO WESTFARM


“LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Michele de la Coudray-Blake In the past few […]

Confronting and Understanding Suicide




The mental Health Association of St. Kitts and Nevis is celebrating Mental Health Week with a host of activities to raise awareness under the theme : Mental Health and Chronic Physical Illnesses: “The Need for Continued and Integrated Care”. Commencing with Church Services on World Mental Health Day, Sunday 10th […]

Mental Health Week 10 -17th October 2010


LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Jeweleen Manners-Woodley Whether it’s about doing the […]

‘Fighting Fair’ in Relationships


CHARLESTOWN,NEVIS The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) continued its promise of recognition to stalwarts for their significant contributions to the development of Nevis, when the Old Treasury building which houses the Nevis Tourism Authority offices, was renamed after Nevisian businessman, pharmacist and former politician.

Nevis Government Renames Building in Honor of Nevisian Businessman



“LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. Carolyn Brownbill “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every […]

Negativity…What it is doing to you?