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Psychologist Encourages Students To Take Care Of Themselves

One critical field of study to consider is psychology, with one segment – industrial-organizational psychologists


A Boeing 777 airplane lies burned on the runway after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mental Health Services Made Available For Plane Crash Witnesses

Mental health support and counseling is available through various Bay Area organizations for those dealing with the aftermath of the deadly Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash on Saturday.



Vallejo Anti-Violence Nonprofit Extends Reach To Help Veterans

Fighting Back Partnership in Vallejo has served the community for almost two decades, fighting drug abuse and violence, and now it’s expanding by helping veterans who are dealing with the tough economy.


Rutgers University freshman Tyler Clementi committed suicide days after his roommate allegedly streamed video of him with another man in his dorm room. (Facebook)

Support, Counseling Available For Victims Of Anti-Gay Bullying

Support and other resources for gay young people are out there, sometimes only a click or a phone call away, but advocates said the recent suicide of Rutgers University freshman Tyler Clementi and other teens who were believed to have been victims of anti-gay bullying point to the need for even more widespread help.

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San Bruno disaster area

Insurance Reps Meet With San Bruno Blast Victims

Many victims of the San Bruno pipeline explosion and fire are still trying to piece together their lives. A health insurance resource event held on Wednesday allowed survivors to meet one-on-one with industry representatives.


Help for Seniors Trying to Quit Smoking

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) _ You’re never too old to quit. That’s something that doctors tell smokers all the time and now the federal government is putting its money where its mouth is.