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Posted in Peer Support Peer Support Group

CHristchurch peer support service stigmatised

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/103207632/christchurch-mental-health-service-needs-cash-to-keep-going A “vital” mental health service in Christchurch is at risk of closure unless it can raise $200,000 to fit out its new premises. The…

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Conference set to help male victims of sex abuse

http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/news/christchurch/conference-set-to-help-male-victims-of-sex-abuse/ Former FBI profiler and writer for the hit show Criminal Minds Jim Clemente will be speaking at the conference. He said kids are at…

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#Christchurch #realestate#sexually #harassed #bullied #colleague

http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/92754759/Christchurch-real-estate-agent-sexually-harassed-and-bullied-female-colleague Between August and September 2014, the man made offensive personal and sexual comments about and in front of the woman. He called her “s……

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90-year-old man has admitted child sex offending dating back as long as 53 years

A 90-year-old man has admitted child sex offending dating back as long as 53 years. Name suppression has lifted on Ronald Edward Growcott, who had…

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Storm sweeps over NZ: in video and pictures

Storm sweeps over NZ: in video and pictures: Much of New Zealand has been plunged back into winter, as a polar… https://t.co/ohJrqHxOAr — Christchurch News…

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Man jailed for rape of ‘vulnerable’ Christchurch sex worker

Man jailed for rape of ‘vulnerable’ Christchurch sex worker http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/80128492/man-jailed-for-rape-of-vulnerable-christchurch-sex-worker Dommisse’s encounter with the Manchester St sex worker broke rules about the workers being able…

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Hundreds of young Christchurch children are suffering post traumatic stress disorder

The Canterbury University research shows more than 60 percent of 320 children, aged from five to seven, who have been tracked since they started school…

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Zika virus vaccine may be trialled in Christchurch

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/77183359/vaccine-for-zika-virus-may-be-trialled-in-christchurch-as-new-zealand-cases-climb.html At the Christchurch Clinical Studies Trust (CCST), a groundbreaking flu vaccine study may hold the answer to stemming the Zika crisis. An international pharmaceutical…

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60% of Christchurch children experienced PTSD

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/regional/296721/christchurch-kids-struggling-with-ptsd The Canterbury University research shows more than 60 percent of 320 children, aged from five to seven, who have been tracked since they started…

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Natural disaster post traumatic stress disorder

I wrote a guest piece for Public Address about the funding cuts to Mental Health services in Christchurch… https://t.co/zH7mdoeZp3 — Kyle MacDonald (@kylemacd) February 16,…

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