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MMHTF 11/3 – Mental Health in the Southeast Asian-American Communities Panel – at UWM

Mental Health Task Force Update I have to say this looks like a truly amazing and outstanding program on Mental Health in the Southeast Asian-American Communities. Thursday November 3rd at … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mental Illness Stigma Coalition – 2017 Programs!

The Mental Illness Stigma Coalition (MISRRC) will continue brainstorming to plan 2017 programs on Tuesday, October 18th by conference call. To accomodate schedules, two conference calls will be held at … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hiding Your Misery Behind a Happy Mask? You Could be a Victim of Smiling Depression – The Minds Journal

http://themindsjournal.com/smiling-depression/ Hiding Your Misery Behind a Happy Mask? You Could be a Victim of Smiling Depression He’s one of the country’s best-loved comedians, leaving audiences in stitches with his fizzing … Continue reading

August 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness | Acknowledging the Importance of Minority Mental Health Month

http://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/July-2016/Acknowledging-the-Importance-of-Minority-Mental-He?utm_source=naminow&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=naminow# Acknowledging The Importance Of Minority Mental Health Month By Kayla Sharpe | Jul. 15, 2016 Kayla Sharpe, left, and Valerie Denis at AKA International Convention Boulé – July 12, … Continue reading

July 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Black Mental Health Matters | The Collectif

http://www.thecollectifmagazine.com/2016/04/08/black-mental-health-matters/ Black Mental Health Matters When I was a teenager, I would fantasize about growing up during the 1950s-60s. For me, there was something very glorious, epic, and striking about … Continue reading

July 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

National Alliance on Mental Illness TV Spot, ‘Three Words’ Feat. Chris Noth – iSpot.tv #mentalhealth #iwilllisten @nami

Real-time TV Ad Metrics Log In Sign Up Features Features Media Measurement Real-time TV Ad Data Performance Insights Evaluate Effectiveness Our Technology Modern Age TV Data Benefits Benefits Competitive Intelligence … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Theology for a Grieving People | Sojourners

https://sojo.net/articles/how-blacklivesmatter-changed-my-theology/theology-grieving-people A Theology for a Grieving People My tears started while I was sitting in a coffee shop, and they refused to stop. I gathered my laptop and purse, hurried … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Latina teens have highest rate of suicide attempts in the U.S. – Univision

http://www.univision.com/univision-news/health/latina-teens-have-highest-rate-of-suicide-attempts-in-the-us Latina teens have highest rate of suicide attempts in the U.S. Health 15 percent of Latina teens attempted suicide in 2015, according to a new report 14 to 15 … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

MATC Forums on Community Education – Mental Health Raising Awareness and Decreasing Stigma in and through the Faith Communit

I pray this email finds you well. We had a very productive day last week as we met to discuss the Faith and Mental Health Conference. I appreciate all of … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Church attendance linked with reduced suicide risk, especially for Catholics, study says – LA Times

http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-church-attendance-suicide-20160629-snap-story.html?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+First+Edition&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=31176987&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8KJFAPcqcq1SfGX7_lpQHD88WYxsYXAW9g6o0TwWHBdz2D5xvic3JONgdkXEhNdymG6Ma7H2xt4rBBr5wDm6dt0wQoUg&_hsmi=31176987 Church attendance linked with reduced suicide risk, especially for Catholics, study says Against a grim backdrop of rising suicide rates among American women, new research has revealed a blinding … Continue reading

June 30, 2016 · Leave a comment