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:

11 Times Black Celebs Opened Up About Dealing With Mental Health Issues
The Huffington Post - www.huffingtonpost.com - July 14, 2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/11-times-black-celebs-opened-up-about-dealing-with-mental-health-issues_us_59678e88e4b0d51cda60c2ce

Addiction and Dual Diagnosis: Why Substance Abuse and Mental Health Go Together
Psych Central - www.blogs.psychcentral.com - June 2017
https://blogs.psychcentral.com/addiction-mental-health/2017/06/addiction-and-dual-diagnosis-why-substance-abuse-and-mental-health-go-together/

Albuquerque Police Department Uses AHRQ Resources for Crisis Intervention Team Training
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality - www.ahrq.gov - May 2017
https://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/case-studies/201708.html

Brandon Marshall delivers powerful message to owners about mental health
USA TODAY Sports - www.usatoday.com - July 26, 2017
https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/2017/07/26/brandon-marshall-nfl-owners-mental-health/511747001/

Dr. McCance-Katz Breezes Through Confirmation Hearing On Her Way To Become New Mental Health/Substance Abuse Czar
Pete Earley - www.peteearley.com - August 1, 2017
http://www.peteearley.com/2017/08/01/dr-mccance-katz-breezes-through-confirmation-hearing-on-her-way-to-become-new-mental-healthsubstance-abuse-czar/

Here’s How To Responsibly Talk About Mental Health In The Public Eye
The Huffington Post - www.huffingtonpost.com - July 25, 2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/mental-health-media_us_59775640e4b0e201d57844e6

How yoga is helping girls heal from trauma
The Conversation - www.theconversation.com - May 31, 2017
https://theconversation.com/how-yoga-is-helping-girls-heal-from-trauma-78161

Pediatrics-based Brief Therapy Outdoes Referral for Youths with Anxiety and Depression
Science Update - www.nimh.nih.gov - May 31, 2017
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/news/science-news/2017/pediatrics-based-brief-therapy-outdoes-referral-for-youths-with-anxiety-and-depression.shtml

The Ripple Effect of Medicaid, From My Life To Yours
The Huffington Post - www.huffingtonpost.com - July 3, 2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/the-ripple-effect-of-medicaid-from-my-life-to-yours_us_595aeaf7e4b0f078efd98c35

To Anyone Who Is Terrified After Chester Bennington’s Death
The Mighty - www.themighty.com - July 21, 2017
https://themighty.com/2017/07/anyone-terrified-after-chester-bennington-death-suicide-linkin-park/

Trauma Is the Gateway Drug – an Ace’s Informed Approach to Substance Abuse Treatment
Children's Mental Health Network - www.cmhnetwork.org - July 9, 2017
http://www.cmhnetwork.org/media-center/morning-zen/trauma-is-the-gateway-drug-an-aces-informed-approach-to-substance-abuse-treatment

Unable To Find Help For His Son, New Yorker Creates Alternative To Prison For The Seriously Ill And Drug Offenders
Pete Earley - www.peteearley.com - July 1, 2017
http://www.peteearley.com/2017/07/31/unable-to-find-help-for-his-son-new-yorker-creates-alternative-to-prison-for-the-seriously-ill-and-drug-offenders/

Women and men may have different bipolar disorder biomarkers
bp Magazine - www.bphope.com - July 26, 2017
http://www.bphope.com/women-and-men-may-have-different-bipolar-disorder-biomarkers/

You Are What You Eat: Why Your Diet Matters to Your Brain
Mylea Charvat, Ph.D. - www.linkedin.com - July 26, 2017
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/you-what-eat-why-your-diet-matters-brain-mylea-charvat-ph-d-

 

And on a lighter note:

B.C. - www.gocomics.com - July 5, 2017
http://www.gocomics.com/bc/2017/7/5/

 

 

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.