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Mental health has recently been identified as a serious public health concern. Mental diseases encompass symptoms from minor anxiety to severe forms like behavioral abnormalities.
Art therapy refers to various treatments, such as theatre therapy, dance movement psychotherapy, body psychotherapy, music therapy, and drawing, painting, and craft therapy.
In 2022, Mrs. Edwards took another step to enhance her expertise in mental health by volunteering and collaborating with Meghan Williams, the Outreach Coordinator, at the Steven A. Military Family Clinic at Centerstone Family.
Specifically, Mrs. Edwards became involved in the clinic's youth task force, working closely with Meghan and other professionals to address young individuals' unique mental health challenges. This experience allowed Mrs. Edwards to develop her skills and knowledge further in order to better serve and support the youth in her community.
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Mrs. Edwards is an exceptional trainer for the Tennessee National Suicide Prevention Program. She regularly updates her certifications and undergoes online training every three years to ensure she stays up-to-date with the latest knowledge and practices. Moreover, Mrs. Edwards passionately dedicates her time to educating school staff and community members through engaging workshops, creating a safe space to discuss and raise awareness about the issues of bullying and suicide.