Tag: mental health

Health & Wellness: Local businesses offer innovative wellness options during COVID-19...

By Mara Benner In this moment, you are safe and secure. This is true and an important reminder as we embark into uncharted territory. With...

Community Services Board honored for 50 years of support

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Mayor Justin Wilson will present members of the Community Service Board with a proclamation honoring the group’s 50 years of...

Letter to the Editor: Mental exercise is important

To the editor: The holiday season often brings out the best and worst of our mental health. Depression, anxiety, stress and more. I’ve been open...

Car crashes into Inova Alexandria over the weekend

A car crashed into a wall at Inova Alexandria on Saturday afternoon, according to a spokesperson for the Alexandria Police Department. The car crashed into...

Crime Blotter: Two robberies and an assault

Thursday, Aug. 2 Two robberies and an assault Three suspects assaulted and stole cash from a man along the 5300 block of Holmes Run Parkway last...

Life Well Lived: Trauma treatment redefined

By Mara Benner Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is most often associated with veterans who have undergone significant trauma while serving our country – but PTSD...

City rolls out new mental health initiative

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com The city’s Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney announced a new mental health initiative on Tuesday that aims to help people...