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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...

Using the Mind and Body in Recovering from Sexual Assault
Using the Mind and...
June 05, 2019

Each Sexual Assault Awareness Month I’m overwhelmed with so many people standing up and speaking out about their experiences with sexual violence. I feel the catharsis of hearing and reading people...

Trauma Causes Serious Mental Illness, Let’s Do Something About It
Trauma Causes Serious Mental...
June 05, 2019

I knew Jeremy to be a bright and dedicated man. He had worked in research in the pharmaceutical industry. Recently, he was exploring the science behind violent ideation. He understood a...