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Rhode Island Youth Suicide Prevention Project Receives $480,000 Grant - 2011-08-03
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Community Prevention Manager Testifies on Capitol Hill - 2011-06-03
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RISAS Leads Local Initiative to Support Children of Alcoholics Week - 2011-02-09
"WARWICK, Rhode Island (February 9, 2011) – Rhode Island schools and students are under great pressure to meet state and federal learning standards. Schools invest a great deal of time and money in curriculum development, staff development, policies, procedures, and testing. Despite efforts to create an environment where students are “ready to learn,” there are students who fail to meet the standards. " More

To Lose Weight, Start With Dairy Swaps - 2017-05-29
"You can cut out some calories and add calcium." More

Lawn Mowers Are Risky Business for Kids - 2017-05-29
"Injuries can lead to amputations, pediatric trauma expert cautions." More

5 Essential Tips for Hospital Patients and Their Visitors - 2017-05-28
"Start by keeping hands clean, health experts say." More

Four Separate Events Led to Zika's Introduction Into Florida - 2017-05-26
"The 2016 Zika outbreak in Florida wasn't due to a single introduction and spread of the virus, but rather at least four separate events, according to research published online May 24 in Nature." More

New Bill Intends to Repeal Limits on Physician-Owned Hospitals - 2017-05-26
"A new bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would repeal the federal law essentially banning construction of physician-owned hospitals and making it difficult for these facilities to grow, according to a report published by the American Medical Association." More

Bystander CPR Helps Save Brain Function After Near-Drowning - 2017-05-26
"Heart compressions were even more effective than automatic defibrillator, study finds." More

No Proof Special Diets, Supplements Work for Autism - 2017-05-26
"There is no solid evidence that any diet changes or supplements to ease symptoms of autism spectrum disorder work, according to research published online May 26 in Pediatrics." More

Cognitive Decline Linked to Visual Field Variability - 2017-05-26
"For patients diagnosed as having glaucoma or glaucoma suspects, cognitive decline is associated with increased visual field variability, according to a study published online May 18 in JAMA Ophthalmology." More

Riboflavin Shows Positive Effect for Migraine in Adults - 2017-05-26
"Riboflavin is well tolerated and has a positive therapeutic effect in prophylactic treatment of migraine headache in adults, according to a review published online May 8 in the Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics." More

Gut Bacteria Changes After Some Weight-Loss Surgeries - 2017-05-26
"Better diversity seen after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, researchers say." More

Promising Results for Drug to Fight Arthritis Linked to Psoriasis - 2017-05-26
"Psoriatic arthritis causes painful joint swelling, but new medication Taltz might help." More

Could a Century-Old Drug Help Ease Autism Symptoms? - 2017-05-26
"Small study produced positive results with the sleeping sickness medication suramin, but more research needed." More

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Sarah Dinklage, LICSW
Executive Director

sdinklage@risas.org

Charles Cudworth, MA
Director, SAS

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Leigh Reposa, MSW, LICSW
Program Manager
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Colleen Judge, LMHC                  Manager, SAS
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Kathleen Sullivan
Manager, Community Prevention
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