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The Legacy of “Deinstitutionalization”

The Legacy of “Deinstitutionalization” JCheang Wed, 07/29/2020 - 09:13 July 29, 2020 Image description: grey and black stock photo of bars on a window. A person's shadow is in the center of the window By Shivani...

10 ways to support the healthcare worker in...

10 ways to support the healthcare worker in your life JCheang Mon, 07/13/2020 - 11:57 July 17, 2020 By Jessica Kennedy, Chief of Staff at Mental Health America Our healthcare workers are heroes. We should have known...

A Black, Christian’s Journey to Mental Wellness

A Black, Christian’s Journey to Mental Wellness JCheang Wed, 07/08/2020 - 11:09 July 15, 2020 By Morgane Freeman, Marketer/Podcaster/Mental Health Advocate As a Christian, I find comfort in prayer and the power of my...

Racism deniers make it harder to do this...

Racism deniers make it harder to do this incredible, exhausting work JCheang Wed, 07/08/2020 - 09:29 July 08, 2020 By Caren Howard, Advocacy Manager at Mental Health America As I continue to read report after report...

How 2020 Showed Me The Meaning of Justice,...

How 2020 Showed Me The Meaning of Justice, Pride, and Connection JCheang Thu, 06/25/2020 - 17:39 June 25, 2020 By Juan Acosta, Youth Intern at Born This Way Foundation and member of Mental Health America’s Collegiate...

Blog Post » NIH One Step Closer to...

In this message, Dr. Gordon joins with 10 other NIH Institute Directors to spotlight NIH’s Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) initiative — a national call for scientists and organizations to advance their...

Is It Time for a Staycation? The Answer...

Is It Time for a Staycation? The Answer May (Not) Surprise You JCheang Tue, 06/23/2020 - 08:31 June 23, 2020 By Taylor Adams, Manager of Workplace Mental Health at Mental Health America Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it...

Blog Post » Racism and Mental Health Research:...

In this Director’s message, Dr. Gordon describes actions that NIMH is taking to address mental health disparities seen in Black communities and funding success rates for Black researchers. Go to Source Author: Joshua...

5 Tips to Stay Focused When You Have...

5 Tips to Stay Focused When You Have No Dedicated Workspace JCheang Mon, 06/08/2020 - 17:08 June 15, 2020 By Taylor Adams, Manager of Workplace Mental Health at Mental Health America If you are not used to working...

Science News » Brain Cells Can Harbor and...

Researchers funded by NIMH have found that astrocytes, a type of brain cell, can harbor HIV and then spread the virus to immune cells that traffic out of the brain and into other organs. Go to Source Author: Claire...

How To Be An Ally in The Fight...

How To Be An Ally in The Fight Against Racial Injustice and For Better Mental Health For All JCheang Mon, 06/08/2020 - 14:37 June 08, 2020 By Whitney Ball, Outreach and Marketing Manager at Mental Health America...

We will no longer tolerate injustice in America

We will no longer tolerate injustice in America JCheang Fri, 06/05/2020 - 10:27 June 05, 2020 By Valerie Sterns, Vice President of Affiliate Services at Mental Health America I don't know about you, but I've had a lot...