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Month: July 2020

How To Nurture Your Child’s Mental Health

By ezsiteadmin / July 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

Jun 8, 2020 By Sam Baker KERA News https://www.keranews.org/post/how-nurture-your-childs-mental-health Parents usually keep watch on their child’s physical health. But they may not pay as much attention to mental health unless … Read more

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COVID-19 Worsens Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder—but Therapy Offers Coping Skills

By ezsiteadmin / July 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

June 18, 2020 By Elizabeth Lawrence Kaiser Health News Scientific American https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/covid-19-worsens-obsessive-compulsive-disorder-but-therapy-offers-coping-skills1/ Before the COVID-19 pandemic took hold in the United States, Chris Trondsen felt his life was finally in … Read more

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Discrimination and Racism in the History of Mental Health Care

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July 6, 2020 By Kylie M. Smith, Ph.D. NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/July-2020/Discrimination-and-Racism-in-the-History-of-Mental-Health-Care People with mental illness have always been discriminated against. They have been denied full participation in society and labeled as … Read more

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This Minority Mental Health Month, NAMI is Raising Awareness About Mental Health in Underrepresented Communities

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July 1, 2020 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Press-Media/Press-Releases/2020/This-Minority-Mental-Health-Month-NAMI-is-Raising-Awareness-About-Mental-Health-in-Underrepresent Arlington, VA — NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, has the goal of raising awareness about mental health care in underrepresented communities. Our culture, beliefs, sexual identity, … Read more

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FCC Designates 988 As A Nationwide Mental Health Crisis And Suicide Prevention Number

By ezsiteadmin / July 16, 2020 / 1 Comment

NAMI Urges House Passage of 988 Bill 7/16/2020 Today, NAMI thanks the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for formally designating 988 as a nationwide 3-digit number for mental health crisis and … Read more

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