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July 5, 2017

New Indiana Laws Affect Kids and Mental Health

As kids get ready to head back to school, teachers aren't just focused on traditional curriculum. This year, there is a mental health focus. Source: New […]
June 25, 2017

Pride in Mental Health: Visibility

This week I had the privilege of speaking with experts, activists, and advocates about the various mental health needs we have in the LGBTQ communities, at […]
June 19, 2017

Why Black Mental Health Literacy Matters

“Confronting chronic emotional pain in Black life is the terrain of political resistance we must now explore, the new revolutionary frontier—” -bell hooks Black psychologists, psychiatrists, […]
June 19, 2017

6 signs your grown up child might be suffering with addiction

This summer, thousands of university and college students up and down the country will be returning home following the end of another academic year – an […]
June 14, 2017

The Magic of Not Giving a F*** | Sarah Knight | TEDxCoconutGrove

Source: The Magic of Not Giving a F*** | Sarah Knight | TEDxCoconutGrove   An amazing colleague, Dr. Dion Short Metzger, who just happens to be […]
June 13, 2017

» 7 Quick & Easy Mental Health Exercises to Help You Through Your Day Taking time to manage your mental health is an essential part of […]
June 10, 2017

Asking a distressed person about suicide may help save a life

Mental Health First Aid teaches what to do when you come upon someone having a rough time. Youth Mental Health First Aid doesn't train people to […]
June 9, 2017

The Secret To Becoming A Woman Leader In Medicine Involves Tattoos

A colleague of mine posted this in a group we both frequent on Facebook.  This is her first time writing publicly, and man did she hit […]
June 4, 2017

Diet and mental health

Recent evidence suggests that good nutrition is essential for our mental health and that a number of mental health conditions may be influenced by dietary factors. […]