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Legislation Changes for Retirement Assets

January 31st, 2023

In late 2022, Congress passed a piece of legislation that makes significant changes to rules for retirement assets, including important provisions for Qualified Charitable Distributions. This legislation, called SECURE 2.0, addresses some of the same areas as its predecessor, the […]

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Program Feature: Intensive Residential Treatment Services (IRTS)

January 31st, 2023

Across 9 locations, People Incorporated offers Intensive Residential Treatment Services (IRTS) to individuals in need of mental health, medical, and/or substance use care. In these inpatient, 24-hour, supervised settings, clients work with a team of social workers, mental health practitioners, […]

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February is Eating Disorder Awareness Month

January 31st, 2023

Mental health touches most, if not all, aspects of our lives. Many physical health conditions are intrinsically connected to our mental health, and eating disorders are no exception. February is Eating Disorder Awareness Month. Cheri Kuhn, a licensed psychologist with […]

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Program Feature: Northside Community Support Program

December 22nd, 2022

People Incorporated’s Northside Community Support Program (NCSP), located in North Minneapolis, is a free, membership-based program with drop-in hours that connects community members to emergency food and basic needs items, employment support, therapy, and so much more. It’s a resource […]

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Approaching New Year’s Resolutions with Mindfulness & Care

December 22nd, 2022

Winter is a difficult time of year, and mental health challenges can rise to a peak with the stresses of weather and traffic, school and work, family gatherings, and gifts, all on top of our normal everyday business. Add in […]

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Spotlight: Inspiring client story

December 16th, 2022

Dave was living in Duluth when his unaddressed mental illness turned into a crisis. Dave was diagnosed with epilepsy when he was 16 years old after a car accident caused a brain injury, and he has experienced bouts of anxiety […]

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The Public Library: An Ever-Evolving Community Space

December 9th, 2022

People Incorporated’s Training Institute and Saint Paul Public Library (SPPL) have been partnering for over a year to conduct situational awareness and resiliency skills training with SPPL staff following some safety incidents that occurred earlier in the summer and […]

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How to Be Well This Holiday Season

December 9th, 2022

The holiday season is usually a time filled with joy, traditions, and celebration, but for many, it can be just the opposite. Perhaps a loved one has passed away, their absence altering your typical traditions. Maybe the holidays create a […]

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How to Talk Politics with People Who Are Different From You

November 7th, 2022

It’s a big election year for Minnesota. There were many offices on the ballot this month, including the governor and each of Minnesota’s U.S. House seats. Regardless of your political beliefs, this topic can be a point of tension when […]

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Program Spotlight: Epilepsy Services

November 7th, 2022

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Epilepsy, a disorder of disturbed nerve cell activity in the brain that causes seizures, can dramatically affect a person’s behavior and brain activity, often leading to a struggle with mental health.

“Consider that depression is more […]

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