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Holiday Spirit, Now and Year Round

…holidays beckon, one group of DBHIDS staff and providers are gearing up for the most intense time of the year. Winter, colder temperatures, and ‘Code Blue’s mean that people who live on our streets must take extraordinary measures to survive. But the DBHIDS team who supports them, has a goal…


Mindfulness and Recovery

…The recovery process has the possibility to become increasingly difficult for some during the holiday


Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder

…The snow is falling and the city is bright. There is a chill in the air and a feeling of joy.  The decorations are hung, gifts secured, and family time is confirmed, yet, feelings of sadness and low energy are looming.  Some feelings of sadness and low energy that you…


Life Lessons: Recovery during the holidays

…Studies show one in 10 Americans deals with some type of drug or alcohol addiction or recovery. For those folks, the holiday


To be an Inspiration to Others is my Calling

…My belief in Jesus Christ has given me hope and opportunities beyond my wildest dreams. Growing up I was a nervous kid, fearful of having responsibilities that I was asked to perform, even simple ones. I thought I didn’t have the ability to complete the tasks. Even worse, I was often…


Mind Your Holidays

…Holiday Season Welcome to the Mind Your Holidays Campaign! As the holidays approach, we know that it could be a difficult time for some people. From the loss of a loved one to the loss of a job, celebrating the beauty of the holidays might not be as easy for…


City Calls on Philadelphia to Take Online Pledge to “Check in” on those who Have the Holiday Blues

…holiday season, the city’s behavioral health department will be calling on Philadelphians to take a quick online pledge to “check in” on family and friends who are suffering from the holiday blues for reasons that range from losing a loved one to losing a job. Anyone can take the pledge,…