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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...

Secondary Trauma in the Time of COVID-19

Secondary Trauma in the Time of COVID-19 JCheang Tue, 06/02/2020 - 10:00 June 04, 2020 By Bethany Jones Anyone can burn out, some do so like a roman candle – in a bright combustible way, while others burn out slowly –...

Reading the Rainbow of Mental Health

Reading the Rainbow of Mental Health JCheang Mon, 06/01/2020 - 12:37 June 03, 2020 By Madeline Halpern, Programs Analyst at Mental Health America Mental health and its struggles are deeply rooted in your personal...

How Yoga Can Improve Body Image

How Yoga Can Improve Body Image JCheang Wed, 05/27/2020 - 16:59 May 28, 2020 By Tara Caguiat, Freelance Writer, YogaPose.com Wikipedia defines body image as, “a person's perception of the aesthetics or sexual...

7 Tips for Keeping A Routine For Your...

7 Tips for Keeping A Routine For Your Wellness JCheang Tue, 05/26/2020 - 14:43 May 27, 2020 By Sydney Daniello, Programs Intern at Mental Health America Routines have a bad reputation of being dull, boring ruts we fall...

Blog Post » A Plan for Mental Health...

This week, the National Institute of Mental Health unveiled its new NIMH Strategic Plan for Research. In this Director’s message, Dr. Gordon discusses the advances in knowledge and treatment that got us to where we are...

Tele-mental health now and from now on

Tele-mental health now and from now on JCheang Mon, 05/18/2020 - 10:19 May 19, 2020 By Debbie Plotnick, Vice President of State and Federal Advocacy As Mental Health America’s (MHA) Vice President for State and Federal...