This Thursday, Straight Talk with Tracey features a local organization, started by two mothers, that aims to help children and families facing mental health problems. Randi Silverman, the co-founder and CEO of The Youth Mental Health Project, uses her personal experience with her child’s mental health disorder to support others and raise awareness.
For Pain Awareness Month in September, Straight Talk with Tracey welcomes a chronic pain expert to discuss the difference between chronic and acute pain, new research and treatment options. Host Tracey Masella is joined by Christopher Cutter, Ph.D, the program director of Silver Hill Hospital’s Chronic Pain Recovery Center Watch the episode on Thursday, Sept. 14 at noon on HAN.Network or … read more
On Thursday, Straight Talk host Tracey Masella is joined by Micaela Scully, a social worker at Silver Hill Hospital. Scully defines LGBTQ, clearing up misconceptions. Scully, who is a youth forum group leader at Triangle Community Center in Norwalk, discusses coming out, the importance of a supportive family and community, much more.
Is the kid alright? It’s a question many parents face through the ups and downs of adolescence. Tracey Masella, a licensed clinical social worker talks with child psychologist Dr. Aaron Krasner about teen brain development, behaviors and much more.