Tag Archives: mental health

Jeannie Jacobs: This I Believe

Guest blogger: Jeannie Early Jacobs, LCSW I believe that relationships change the world, no less and no more than this. I believe in the power of listening to change minds and hearts. Let me tell you how I came to … Continue reading

Staying Sane in Mom Mode

When my son was particularly young (and we didn’t have a car), every day seemed to drag on. I distinctly remember counting down hours until he would go to sleep for the night and I could escape being in “mom … Continue reading

1 in 5: Women, Children and Depression

“My first memory is at age 5,” quips Jeannie Early Jacobs, an early mental health expert helping parents and their children in California’s upper north state. “I remember being 5 and reading to my mother!” But a quieter sadness threads … Continue reading

New Moms Everyday Experts

We’re baaaack! Last year, First 5 Shasta tiptoed onto your Channel 12/24 and CW television screen with our little interview spots called Moms Everyday. Now, we’re teaming up with First 5 Butte and First 5 Tehama to bring even more … Continue reading

Jeannie Jacobs (Part II)

Continued from Jeannie Jacobs Knows Early Childhood Trauma (4/30/15)“MY LIFE’S WORK IS ALL ABOUT LISTENING AND RELATIONSHIPS. THAT’S WHAT SAVES THE WORLD.” By the time she was in kindergarten at Evergreen Elementary School, Jeannie had developed ulcers. Evergreen was a … Continue reading