Mental Health In The Media

Greetings, NAMI Connecticut Members, Partners and Friends. 

The recent articles below cover issues relevant to Connecticut’s mental health community:

A ‘glimmer of hope’ seen on opioids
The CT Mirror - - October 8, 2017

A New Generation Of Therapists Is Fighting Asian-American Mental Health Stigma
The Huffington Post - - October 10, 2017

Advocates Rush To Save Healthcare Programs For Low-Income Residents
The CT News Junkie - - October 10, 2017

Americans Living In Rural Areas Are More Likely To Die By Suicide
The Huffington Post - - October 9, 2017

Connecticut Congressional Delegation Announces $750,000 in New Federal Funding to Prevent Youth Substance Abuse
Office of Senator Richard Blumenthal - - September 29, 2017

Ketamine Found to Reduce Suicidal Thoughts in Depressed Patients
Psychiatric News - - October 3, 2017

NAMI Launches StigmaFree Company Video
NAMI - - October 5, 2017

Sesame Street Launches Series Of Videos To Help Kids Cope With Trauma
Scary Mommy Blog - - October 7, 2017

Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That’s why some experts are turning to machines for help.
Washington Post - - September 26, 2017

The One Thing Jimmy Kimmel Got Wrong in His Monologue About the Las Vegas Shooting
The Mighty - - October 4, 2017

This teen's app stops cyberbullying, and she's just one innovator in this competition.
Upworthy - - October 2, 2017

Why Are More American Teenagers Than Ever Suffering From Severe Anxiety?
New York Times Magazine - - October 11, 2017


And on a lighter note:

If you have a suggested article, blog or video for our next edition, please send it our way.


Sincerely, Thomas Burr

Communications Manager - NAMI Connecticut



Please Note: The views expressed in the above articles, video’s etc., solely represent the views of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of NAMI Connecticut, it’s members, partners and/or affiliates.