Read about various topics about foster care! We feature tips on becoming a foster parent, testimonials from our current foster parents and foster children, and mental health advice.
This country has once more experienced a second hand trauma in relation to the safety of our children. As the school year comes to an end, many parents, guardians and children are left with an overwhelming sense of uncertainty, a sense of sadness, a sense of fear. Many individuals have attempted to wrap their […]Read
Open Arms want to ensure that everyone has information about mental health. This slide show gives information about mental health, myths surrounding mental health, warning signs that your mental health is struggling, and prevention and recovery for mental health. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you need professional health. We will […]Read
This week, we are featuring Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. PTSD is a disorder in which a person has difficulty recovering after experiencing or witnessing a traumatizing event. Symptoms of PTSD include agitation, irritability, isolation, fear, anxiety, loss of interest in activities, insomnia, fear, flashbacks, and emotional detachment. Facts and statistics about PTSD: – 70% of […]Read