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The challenges of being LGBTQ in the workplace

The challenges of being LGBTQ in the workplace MHA Admin Thu, 06/13/2024 - 10:15 June 13, 2024 by Rae Barton [TRIGGER WARNING: This blog post contains references to sexual harassment in the workplace] Unfortunately,...

Webinar: NIH’s Definition of a Clinical Trial

Experts from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) will provide an overview of NIH clinical trial classifications, with a particular focus on global mental health research. Go to Source Author: National...

Good news in the LGBTQ+ community

Good news in the LGBTQ+ community MHA Admin Mon, 06/03/2024 - 13:04 June 03, 2024 by B. Burke, Public Education Content Manager for Mental Health America From anti-LGBTQ+ legislation to identity-based violence, the...

The Impact of School Mental Health Services on...

The Impact of School Mental Health Services on Reducing Chronic Absenteeism MHA Admin Tue, 05/14/2024 - 09:05 May 14, 2024 by Healthy Schools Campaign, Mental Health America, and Attendance Works. Students who are...

Pathways to Recovery: Psychosis and Schizophrenia

Psychosis, a condition marked by a loss of touch with reality, is distressing for those who experience it and their loved ones. If left untreated, psychosis can have serious impacts on people's lives. But the good news...

NIMH Research and Science Track at 2024 APA...

NIMH leadership and staff will present several sessions featuring some of the major initiatives NIMH has undertaken or been involved with over the years. Go to Source Author: National Institute of Mental...

Facebook Live: Brain Stimulation Therapies

NIMH expert Sarah H. Lisanby, M.D. will describe common types of brain stimulation therapies, and why they are used, dispel misconceptions, and highlight NIMH-supported research in this area. Go to Source Author:...

Unmasking as a Late-Diagnosed Autistic Person

Unmasking as a Late-Diagnosed Autistic Person MHA Admin Fri, 04/12/2024 - 16:15 April 15, 2024 by Kristen Abell, MHA Director of Website and Digital Projects As someone who wasn’t diagnosed with autism until her...

Accepting my bipolar brain

Accepting my bipolar brain MHA Admin Fri, 03/29/2024 - 12:36 March 29, 2024 by B. Burke, MHA Public Education Content Manager My life was spinning out of control, and I barely noticed. I had just returned from a 3-mile...

Practice-Based Suicide Prevention Centers Meeting

The directors of the Practice-Based Suicide Prevention Research Centers will provide an overview of each of the projects and help each other achieve their common mission. Go to Source Author: National Institute of...

How young people on the front lines of...

How young people on the front lines of mental health are making a difference (and what you can do to help!) MHA Admin Mon, 03/25/2024 - 12:59 March 25, 2024 by Makalynn Powell, Peer and Youth Policy Fellow When I think...