Find Help, Find Hope!

Latest News

Poor mental health shortens life expectancy almost as much as diabetes and smoking

May 16, 2019

PUBLISHED TUE, MAR 26 2019  12:01 AM EDT/UPDATED WED, MAR 27 2019  12:26 PM EDT By Angelica LaVito CNBC https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/25/mental-health-as-bad-for-life-expectancy-as-smoking-diabetes-report.html Poor mental health shortens life expectancy almost as much as diabetes, smoking or not working out, according to U.S. News & World Report and the Aetna Foundation. The findings are part of the Healthiest Communities rankings, which evaluates more »

Read More

Columbus schools offer counselors to get students help with mental health

PUBLISHED: 04/30/19 06:29 AM EDT UPDATED: 04/30/19 09:20 AM EDT By Laura Borchers 10TV – WBNS https://www.10tv.com/article/columbus-schools-offer-counselors-get-students-help-mental-health-2019-apr COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus schools are taking steps to reach out to students dealing with mental health barriers. Columbus City Schools said helping children thrive means addressing the whole child. In some cases, CCS recognizes a need for mental health help more »

Read More

NAMI Celebrates Extraordinary Record Of Growth & Announces New Leadership

4/14/19 NAMI https://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2019/NAMI-Celebrates-Extraordinary-Record-Of-Growth-Announces-New-Leadership Today, the NAMI Board of Directors has announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Mary Giliberti, as she departs to pursue more time with her family. “For forty years, NAMI has worked to build better lives for people affected by mental illness. Mary’s work in this pursuit has propelled the mental more »

Read More

CBT For Psychosis: Approaches Families Can Use

Apr. 15, 2019 By David Kingdon, M.D. and Douglas Turkington, M.D. NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/April-2019/CBT-for-Psychosis-Approaches-Families-Can-Use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is gradually becoming recognized and available as a psychological approach to mental health problems. But what exactly is it? Well, CBT works with thoughts (cognitions) and behaviors to help with mental health problems. It’s becoming increasingly famous, particularly for teaching more »

Read More

Mental health problems rise significantly among young Americans

April 9, 2019

March 16 By Tara Bahrampour The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/mental-health-problems-rise-significantly-among-young-americans/2019/03/14/5d4fffe8-460c-11e9-90f0-0ccfeec87a61_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.530d7791c365 Gilbert Saldana, 22, still has a couple of months before he graduates from Georgetown University, but anxiety about his future is already keeping him up at night. “I’m almost in the job world, and it really weighs down on me,” said the government major, who keeps more »

Read More
1 2 3 18

Become a Member

JOIN NAMI

Get Involved

DONATE NOW

Get In Touch

CONTACT US