Blogs

How a bike exchange in Honolulu supports community mental health
How a bike exchange...
June 05, 2019

Every day at 3:30pm, young men in a neighborhood near downtown Honolulu participate in a culture circle at the Kalihi Valley Instructional Bike Exchange (KVIBE), where they learn how to repair...

The Key to Breaking Mental Health Stigma: Online Education
The Key to Breaking...
June 05, 2019

Through my four years as CEO and founder of PsychArmor, I learned firsthand how to create a movement through online learning. As I looked deeper into issues that veterans face, the...

Ten to Twenty Percent of New Moms Experience Postpartum Depression: Why Should Employers Care?
Ten to Twenty Percent...
June 05, 2019

Pregnancy and childbirth are often an exciting, happy time in a family’s life, but it is also an incredibly stressful time to the whole family. This becomes even more difficult when...

How Crayons Saved My Life: Art & Recovery
How Crayons Saved My...
June 05, 2019

When I was 18 years old, I experienced psychosis during college and went through an experience that I now consider to be the ‘internship of my life’: becoming a patient at...

What We’ve Learned from Alcohol Screenings
What We’ve Learned from...
June 05, 2019

There are many reasons people drink alcohol, whether it be to relax, have fun, or escape life’s stressors and frustrations. A lot of people indulge in alcohol safely, but it can...

Advocacy Update: April 2019
Advocacy Update: April 2019
June 05, 2019

Mental Health America (MHA) knows people are busy, so to help keep up with mental health advocacy tips and policy-related happenings, we created the Back Home Campaign Advocacy Update. We’ll summarize federal health-related...