Medicaid figures up, stir worry about budgets

...offered big quality-of-life improvements.Among them is Earl Charles Williams Sr., a 59-year-old part-time social worker in Chicago. He said he can only imagine what life would be like without the free care he now receives.His diabetes...
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Local filmmaker Hebert to make "Yuuyaraq" into a film

...homelessness, Hebert tries to bring to light what we might otherwise ignore, sweep under the rug, or forget. A social worker as well as a filmmaker, Hebert works on film to make the world a better place and to help people live meaningful...
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9 he did this big too."Another passenger who perished in the crash, 31-year-old Glenda Cambiaso, was a social worker in Montgomery County, Maryland in child welfare services. She had previously attended the University of Maryland...
As suicide conference opens, lecturers stress attention to roots of problem

...isn't predictive for individuals, but it can tell a lot about populations, making it a valuable at a large scale.Social worker Amalia Monreal spoke about trauma beyond what an individual experiences. She spoke about intergenerational trauma...
Psychiatrist: Colorado shooter never revealed murderous plan

...when he dropped out of the graduate neuroscience program at the University of Colorado. He had come in with what a social worker described as the worst obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms she had ever seen.Holmes got medicine, but he deflected...
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Budget deal reached

...Teachers programs, $2 million for pre-kindergarten programs, $2.5 million for Office of Children's Services social workers, $2.8 million for the senior benefits program and $5 million for the University of Alaska system.The budget...
Statewide premiere of show on palliative care to air June 8 KTOO-TV and features a presentation by Alaska palliative care doctor Linda Smith M.D., and palliative care social worker and counselor Diana Seropian LCSW. The event was sponsored by Juneau's Foundation for End of Life Care, a non-profit...
House agrees on budget

...programs; $2 million to pre-kindergarten programs; $2.5 million to hire more Office of Children's Services social workers; $2.8 million for senior benefits; $1.75 million for the Alaska Marine Highway System; $250,000 to public...
State | AK legislature
Juneau rep pulls vote on minority amendment

...offices and the overwhelming caseloads of existing social workers.In addition to the three minority members in House...months ago he would help secure funds for additional social workers. It was approved 6-5.But when the House Finance...
State | Local | AK legislature
$5B budget approved, ending session

...Teachers programs, $2 million for pre-kindergarten programs, $2.5 million for Office of Children's Services social workers, $2.8 million for the senior benefits program, $5 million for the University of Alaska system and $250,000...


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