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:

Advocates: Uber won’t work to get disabled to New Haven health clinic

The New Haven Register - - January 27, 2019

An Open Letter To My Autistic Son’s Teacher

The Huffington Post - - January 22, 2019

Drug combo shows promise in treatment of depression and addiction

Yale News – - January 9, 2019

Father, NAMI Advocate Frustrated By Flawed System That Sets Up Young Man For Incarceration Instead Of Treatment

Pete Earley - – January 25, 2019

Fighting the Stigma of Mental Illness Through Music

The New York Times – - January 29, 2019

It is time for parity for behavioral health care

CT Viewpoints – - January 23, 2019

Marijuana Debate Heats Up At State Capitol

The CT News Junkie - - January 23, 2019

Mental Health Coverage: A Guide for Seniors with Depression

Psychology Today - - January 28, 2019

Meth’s Resurgence Spotlights Lack Of Meds To Combat The Addiction

Kaiser Health News – – January 14, 2019

New York Inmates With Mental Illness Are Held in Prison Past Their Release Dates, Lawsuit Claims

NBC New York - – January 24, 2019

People addicted to opioids don’t need to be in jail, they need help

The Hill – – January 16, 2019

Stigma, Reimbursement Remain Barriers to Better Care for Mental Health

MedPage Today - – January 25, 2019

'There are a number of ways to be a man': New guidelines for psychologists are intended to help in treatment of men and boys

Chicago Tribune - – January 10, 2019

Uninsured rate rises in the nation, ACA enrollment drops in CT

The CT Mirror - - January 25, 2019

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.