“In my community we’ve always been taught ‘how are you doing? I’m blessed and highly favored’ you never say anything negative because you never want to paint a picture that something is wrong,” said Austin resident Quevarra Moten.
A damning new report is calling for a Royal Commission of Inquiry into mental health services in New Zealand. The crowd-funded study found 93 per cent of both users and workers found mental health services lacking.
For many traumatized clients, even beginning to explore a traumatic event can be an act of bravery. According to therapist and trauma expert Janina Fisher, in order for clients to take this first step, they first need to be empowered.
Many questions remain about the motivations behind the attack and the mental states of both Harris and Klebold. Recently, though, Klebold’s mother Sue has stepped into the public light in an effort to help make sense of the attack.
“The capacity crisis is probably the worse that I’ve seen. There’s been once or twice in my career that I have seen the children sleeping in offices being an issue before. I think this is probably the longest that I remember it being an issue, and the most consistent.”
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Texas Tribune Festival, held last month on the UT Austin campus, featured 250 speakers across more than 60 sessions. In addition to a dedicated panel, “Mental Health Matters: What More Should We Do?”, the topic of mental health care practices and accessibility wove their way into many conversations – a reflection of the complex way mental health Read more
Lovato, who took her mental-health advocacy to the Democratic National Convention’s stage Tuesday, has also taken it on tour with her.
This Webinar will provide an overview of the National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices and the more than 400 programs in its registry that inform behavioral healthcare providers about available evidence-based programs and practices and determine which of these may best meet their needs.
“I stand here today as proof that you can live a normal and empowered life with mental illness,” singer says before endorsing Hillary Clinton.
(VIDEO) The Assistance, Stabilization and Prevention team (ASAP) offers help to former inmates with mental illnesses.