Archive for 'Mental Health'

Is This the Worst Time Ever to Have a Severe Mental Illness?

Is This the Worst Time Ever to Have a Severe Mental Illness?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/allen-frances/is-this-the-worst-time-ev_b_5654808.html This article struck home as I recently attended a candidate forum held at a well known drug rehabilitation center in my county. Each candidate after their brief speech was asked some questions relating to their [...]

USA Today:  The cost of not caring: Nowhere to go

USA Today: The cost of not caring: Nowhere to go

The financial and human toll for neglecting the mentally ill. Liz Szabo, USA TODAY A man-made disaster A mental health system drowning from neglect Karen Kelley is one of about 10 million people who suffer from [...]

May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month

For 65 years, Mental Health America and our affiliates across the country have led the observance of May is Mental Health Month by reaching millions of people through the media, local events and screenings. The 2014 [...]