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December 30, 2013

Joanne Kelly: Suicide Prevention Programs to Help Faith Communities

In Susan Marine’s guest commentary (“Suicide as a major public health problem,” Dec. 20), she articulates the harsh realities of…

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December 28, 2013

After Newtown, Building A Stronger System Of Mental Health Services

Building on momentum generated by the Newtown shootings, advocates for mental health services hope to make strides next year on…

News, Youth Mental Health
December 24, 2013

Chamisal resident named a ‘Hero of Health’

Chamisal resident Juliana Anastasoff has been named the Con Alma Foundation’s 2013 Hero of Health. Anastasoff was key, for example, in…

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December 5, 2013

Sandy Hook: One Year Later, Time for Action

A year has come and gone. And during this holiday season, it’s hard to think of those 20 innocent children…

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December 5, 2013

Sandy Hook: One Year Later, Time for Action

A year has come and gone. And during this holiday season, it’s hard to think of those 20 innocent children…

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December 5, 2013

Sandy Hook: One Year Later, Time for Action

A year has come and gone. And during this holiday season, it’s hard to think of those 20 innocent children…

Mental Health First Aid, News
December 2, 2013

‘The CPR of mental health’: Mental health first aid training…

WILLMAR — When Val Swanson took a class in mental health first aid, the lesson that hit home the most…

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December 2, 2013

DHHS Seeks To Curb Mental Crisis ER Visits

A new Crisis Solutions Coalition meets for the first time Dec. 9 in a statewide effort to reduce the number…

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November 26, 2013

Kevin Hines Featured in Youth Mental Health First Aid

Golden Gate Bridge jump survivor shares his story in new course film Contact MeenaD@TheNationalCouncil.org or call 202.684.3728 Washington DC (November…

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November 19, 2013

It’s Time for a Change

We hear and see time and again stories of individuals living with schizophrenia involving struggles with keeping consistent employment, housing,…

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November 11, 2013

Parity Expands Veterans Mental Health and Substance Use Treatment Access

Jeannie Campbell, Master Chief Petty Officer, ret. serves as the Chief Operating Officer of the National Council for Behavioral Health.…

News, Veterans
October 23, 2013

Furthering President Kennedy’s Vision: An Interview with Patrick Kennedy

As we mark the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s signing of the landmark Community Mental Health Act of 1963, Patrick…

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