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Event date: Sept. 21, 2021 - Nov. 2, 2021
Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 is a parent, youth, and family skills-building curriculum designed to strengthen parenting skills, build family strengths, and prevent youth substance use and other problem ...
Bring Taking Care of You (TCOY) to your community, business or service club — anywhere that people would like to learn healthy ways to manage life’s challenges. Participants in our multisession program will learn helpful concepts and ...
Bring Health Information for Men to your community or business to stay on top of your health! This informational series covers the critical information men need to know. It features short 30-minute lessons and activities to boost your knowledge. ...
News & articles
- Published: Friday, April 30, 2021
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Long hours during calving and planting seasons can cause fatigue and stress, leading to accidents and costly mistakes, says Mary Engram, University of Missouri Extension human development specialist.“Lack of sleep affects us ...
- Published: Friday, March 19, 2021
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The busy time of the year is upon us – prom, graduation, spring sports and end-of-school banquets. This flurry of activities can bring stress, especially in rural communities, where these activities may coincide with spring ...
- Published: Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri’s rural counties lack mental health services despite growing financial stress and suicide rates.All of Missouri’s 99 rural counties face a shortage of mental health professionals; 57 of them have none.University of ...
- Published: Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Amid mounting pressures — floods, bankruptcies, consolidation and a credit squeeze — rural Missourians struggle to access mental health services.Mental health challenges are a growing public health concern in rural Missouri, ...
Publication date: Sept. 1, 2017
The Health Information for Men (HIM) curriculum developed by University of Missouri Extension aims to address a void in community health programming targeting middle-aged males. Specifically, the program goal is to encourage men to make more ...
Center aims to "disseminate mindful awareness across the lifespan through education and research."
This free, easy-to-use mobile application — created for everyone including veterans and servicemembers — supports you with information to stay balanced, connected, safe and healthy during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Healthier men live happier, longer lives. Search through the categories to learn more about different health topics and what men need to know.
Meet the experts
- Allison Gunter COUNTY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST IN NUTRITION AND HEALTH EDUCATION View Profile
- Lynda Zimmerman COUNTY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST IN NUTRITION AND HEALTH EDUCATION View Profile
- Jessica Trussell FIELD SPECIALIST IN HUMAN DEVELOPMENT View Profile
- Jeremiah Terrell FIELD SPECIALIST IN HUMAN DEVELOPMENT View Profile
- Katie Buchs Pemberton FIELD SPECIALIST IN HUMAN DEVELOPMENT View Profile