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:

Call to candidates: Let’s make Connecticut No. 1 in mental health services again

CT Viewpoints – - October 11, 2018

Can we do better? The state’s ongoing search for ways to treat drug addiction

The CT Mirror - - October 9, 2018

Census Shows Uninsured Increasing in CT

Public News Service - - October 4, 2018

Creating systems in which all children can be happy, healthy, and successful

CT Viewpoints – - September 28, 2018

He Got Schizophrenia. He Got Cancer. And Then He Got Cured.

The New York Times – - September 29, 2018

How ASMR Is Helping People Improve Their Mental Health

The Huffington Post - - October 3, 2018

How Do The Candidates For Governor Feel About Marijuana Legalization?

The Hartford Courant - - October 9, 2018

How to Help a Child With an Anxiety Disorder

The New York Times – - October 1, 2018

“I wish we could do better.” Psychiatrist Talks About SMI, HIPAA and Helping Patients

Pete Earley - - October 8, 2018

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Gaming disorder — what is it and when should you be concerned about your child?

Mayo Clinic News Network - - September 21, 2018

New era in virtual reality therapy for common phobias

AP News – - September 18, 2018

No More Secrets: Congress Bans Pharmacist ‘Gag Orders’ On Drug Prices

Kaiser Health News – - October 10, 2018

Opioid Bill Heads to White House

The CT News Junkie - - October 5, 2018

Plainville School Safety Topic Of Forum

The Hartford Courant - – September 27, 2018

This Is the Suicide Story You're Not Hearing

Shondaland - - September 10, 2018

UConn Athletic Department Makes Strides In Mental Health Care; Participating In Mental Health Awareness Week

The Hartford Courant - – October 9, 2018

And on a lighter note:

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



Thomas Burr

Community and Affiliate Relations 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.