Temperament, family and community all play a role Nadine Kaslow, PhD One of the myths about #suicidal talk, and actual #suicideattempts, in young people is that they are just a bid for attention or “a cry for help.” Kids who talk or write about killing themselves are dismissed as overly dramatic—obviously they don’t mean it! […]
Responding to a painful loss in the healthiest way possible Jamie Howard, PhD We know there’s no way we can make the #suicide of a student less upsetting. It’s a very painful thing for kids — and the adults who love them — to experience. But we also know that there are things that you […]
#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – How #PeteButtigieg Would Tackle The #MentalHealth And Addiction Crisis
DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES POLICIES How Pete Buttigieg would tackle the #mentalhealth and addiction crisis By BRIANNA EHLEY #Democratic presidential #candidate #PeteButtigieg on Friday unveiled a plan to bolster #mentalhealth and addiction services his campaign estimates would cost about $300 billion to coincide with a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire — a state hit hard by the […]
Local panel speaks about warning signs, resources for sufferers of #suicidal thinking By Lacey Peterson BELLE FOURCHE –– A seven-member panel of #mentalhealthprofessional spoke to community members Tuesday about recognizing the signs of #suicidal thoughts and how to get help for sufferers. The event was held at the Belle Fourche Area Community Center. #JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – […]
#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Today is World Mental Health Day….. Reach Out and Check In On Someone You Care About….
OCTOBER 10, 2019 #WORLDMENTALHEALTHDAY Annually, #WorldMentalHealthDay on October 10th raises awareness and mobilizes efforts to support #mentalhealth. #JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for #mentalhealthawarenessandsuicideprevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help […]
#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – RAISING AWARENESS What Is World #MentalHealth Day 2019, What Is Its Logo And How Can I Get Involved?
Each year the day is held to help raise awareness of #mentalhealthissues and encourage open conversations for sufferers THURSDAY is #WorldMentalHealthDay and there are lots of ways you can get involved to raise awareness or money. The day occurs annually on October 10 – but what else do we know? Here’s all the information you […]