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    • Posted on April 6th, 2020 by Peer Health Exchange Staff

      When home becomes the office: 6 Tips for having a healthy work-life balance

      Robin Rich, Peer Health Exchange Chief Operating Officer, recently gave some tips for a healthy work-life balance while working at home during an Instagram Live.

    • Posted on March 30th, 2020 by Peer Health Exchange Staff

      Social distancing? How to prioritize your mental health

      Rosemary Magaña, LCPC, at Adelante Wellness recently collaborated with Peer Health Exchange for an Instagram Live to discuss mental health while social distancing.

    • Posted on January 24th, 2020 by Peer Health Exchange Staff

      Dear Health Educator, are you OK?

      People are complex, and knowing what we need to do doesn’t necessarily make it easier to get it done. Sometimes, it can even feel like knowing what to do makes us harder on ourselves.

    • Posted on June 9th, 2017 by Peer Health Exchange Staff

      Host Teacher Spotlight: Commander Matthew Sturges

      At PHE Boston, our success teaching ninth grade students about their mental health, sexual health, and substance abuse is dictated not only by our college volunteer health educators, but also by our partners within the school system. We could not do this important work without them! We recently asked Commander Matthew Sturges, teacher at John D. O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science in Roxbury, for his thoughts on the PHE Boston program: “Peer Health Exchange reaches out and connects with students in a critical time in their life. This is a program that has mentors not much older than the freshmen students themselves. The students listen to these college ...

    • Posted on April 15th, 2016 by Peer Health Exchange Staff

      PHEnomenal Five

      PHE New York Career Development Event 2016 PHEnomenal Five is a bi-weekly round-up of five articles that we thought were interesting related to young people, health education and health outcomes. PHEnomenal Five (April 15, 2016) 1.  A new senate bill that would require sex education to be LGBTQ-inclusive as well as medically accurate. 2. A look ...

    • Posted on March 29th, 2016 by Peer Health Exchange Staff

      PHE at Boston University Participates in Mental Health Fair

      Last week, PHE volunteers at Boston University (BU) were involved in facilitating an important event on campus—a mental health fair called Fresh Check Day. “BU PHE became involved in Fresh Check Day after meeting with another group on campus, Project Hope, about wanting to put on a mental health fair for BU Students,” said ...

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