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Agencies team up to fill mental health-care gap after longtime provider’s sudden closure

September 18, 2019

Posted Aug 12, 2019 at 12:01 AM Updated Aug 12, 2019 at 6:19 AM By Rita Price The Columbus Dispatch https://www.dispatch.com/news/20190812/agencies-team-up-to-fill-mental-health-care-gap-after-longtime-providers-sudden-closure PrimaryOne Health and Southeast Healthcare Services are coming together to form a new operation with the support and assistance of the Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County. Hundreds of people who had more »

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Forum will focus on mental health issues in high-achieving students

Posted Aug 24, 2019 at 12:01 AM Updated Aug 24, 2019 at 9:11 AM By JoAnne Viviano The Columbus Dispatch https://www.dispatch.com/news/20190824/forum-will-focus-on-mental-health-issues-in-high-achieving-students John Ball was excelling in advanced courses, on his way to a college career at Harvard University, and active in theater, mock-trial and youth-government activities. Adults gave him accolades and patted him on the back, unaware that those sleepless nights more »

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NAMI Statement On Release Of U.S. Presidential Candidate Positions On Mental Health And Addiction

8/27/2019 NAMI https://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2019/NAMI-Statement-on-Release-of-U-S-Presidential-Candidate-Positions-on-Mental-Health-and-Addiction Arlington, VA— The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is a proud member of Mental Health For US, a nonpartisan, educational coalition elevating mental health and addiction in policy conversations around the country. Today, the coalition released candidate responses to their survey which asked 11 questions addressing mental health, drug overdose, criminal justice reform, equal more »

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What It Feels Like To Be In Psychosis

By Andrea Paquette | Aug. 14, 2019 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/August-2019/What-it-Feels-Like-to-be-in-Psychosis I was diagnosed with bipolar I disorder with psychotic features when I was 25 years old. My mental health journey unraveled my life to the point where I nearly died. An entire year, spanning most of 2005, drove me entirely out of reality. It remains extremely difficult to explain how something more »

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Hair could be the key to better mental-illness diagnosis in teens

August 14, 2019

Jul 24, 2019 Ohio State University EurekAlert! https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-07/osu-hcb072419.php COLUMBUS, Ohio – It’s possible that a lock of hair could one day aid in the diagnosis of depression and in efforts to monitor the effects of treatment, said the author of a new study examining cortisol levels in the hair of teens. Researchers looked for potential more »

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