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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...

Life with Schizoaffective Disorder

In this lived experience feature story, Ray Lay describes the challenges of living with schizoaffective disorder and his later success in life. Go to Source Author: National Institute of Mental...

The More News Headlines We See, the Less...

In the age of the Internet, the desire to stay informed about global events often comes at a cost – a cost to our mental... The post The More News Headlines We See, the Less we Care, New Research Finds appeared first...

Dr. Joshua Gordon to Step Down as Director...

On February 29, 2024, Joshua A. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D., announced his decision to end his tenure as the director of the National Institute of Mental Health. Go to Source Author: National Institute of Mental...

Guest blog: How Hip Hop Therapy is reshaping...

Guest blog: How Hip Hop Therapy is reshaping mental health care MHA Admin Wed, 02/14/2024 - 15:29 February 16, 2024 by Khafre Jay This blog was adapted from a longer article.  Amidst a backdrop of cultural shifts and...

5 types of love we don’t talk about...

5 types of love we don't talk about enough MHA Admin Tue, 02/06/2024 - 15:44 February 07, 2024 “Love” is one of the most difficult words to define. Human beings often think about this essential experience by narrowing...

Guest blog: Does shame serve a purpose?

Guest blog: Does shame serve a purpose? MHA Admin Mon, 02/05/2024 - 10:04 February 06, 2024 by Lexie Manion Some of us feel ashamed for losing a relationship or not meeting a specific goal we set out for – which is...