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Climate Change

The Center for Climate Strategies - works with public officials and stakeholders at the state, regional and local levels across the United States to pursue the opportunities presented by energy and climate issues and secure positive impacs including economic development, clean energy, jobs creation and a safer environment. The US State Climate Blackboard offers climate profiles including actions and policies for all 50 states.

Ahead of the Curve: States Lead on Climate Change
Citizens and elected officials across America are discovering reasons to be hopeful about the future of our planet, and are taking matters into their own hands. This short documentary celebrates America at its best--and shows why Washington should be paying close attention. The video is embedded on a page with valuable links.

 

Energy

American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Consumer Guide to Energy Savings Online. Cost of Heating, Cooling, Lighting, Laundry, Cooking, Driving and more. Plus a listing of energy related tax incentives and credits for Federal and States.

Advanced Energy Legislation Tracker - The Tracker is a database of advanced energy legislation introduced in all 50 states in the 2013 legislative session.  

Mental Health

Video - Identifying and Managing Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) in the wake of the Boston Marathon Bombings

Dr. Luana Marques speaks about acute stress disorder (ASD), how to differtiate from ASD to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), how to learn different psychological first aid techniques for post-disaster patients, and different DOD recommendations for medication management after a traumatic event.

Video - Identifying and Managing PTSD in the Wake of Boston Marathon Bombings

Dr. Luana Marques discusses the transition from acute stress disorder (ASD) to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and how to measure and treat PTSD focussing on psychosocial approaches and medication management. 

 

Sustainable Ideas on Video

Story of Stuff - Full Version - YouTube

The Price of Gas - YouTube

Re-thinking Progress: The Circular Economy - YouTube

Design Matters: Doing Better with Less - YouTube

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