Tag Archive | Boys

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Reducing #Stigma of #MentalHealth is Key to Reducing #Suicide Deaths | Opinion

Melanie Brown-Woofter Melanie Brown Woofter (Photo: Special to News-Press)   The recent #suicide deaths of two students who survived the shooting at #MarjoryStonemanDouglas and a father who lost his daughter at Sandy Hook are heartbreaking reminders of the trauma that school or workplace violence can inflict on #survivors. They also underscore the need for treatment and […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – How Do We Approach Conversations Around #MentalHealth With #Boys?

by Deb Knapp PORTLAND, Ore. – The stigma around #mentalhealth exists for everyone, however, it seems to be worse for boys. #TheCentersforDiseaseControl report that while girls attempted #suicide almost three times as often as boys, boys are four times more likely to go through with an attempt. We’ve all heard the phrases through the years – […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – ‘Boy Crisis’ Threatens America’s Future with Economic, #Health and #Suicide Risks

I have discovered that there is, in fact, a boy crisis, that it is a global crisis, and that it is particularly egregious in the U.S.   In an astonishing disclosure about the two greatest dangers to the future of America’s economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell revealed on CBS’ “60 Minutes” last month the peril posed by “#youngmales”: #youngmales […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – ‘Our Goal Is to Halve the #MaleSuicide Rate’: Why No-Frills Therapy Works for Men

#JamesDonaldson notes: 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 and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to not suffer in silence or drown […]

James Donaldson on Mental Health – Local Resources for Men Who May be Dealing With a Mental Health Crisis

James Donaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for mental health awareness and suicide prevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to […]

James Donaldson on Mental Health – What My Husband’s Depression Made Me Realize About Men and Mental Illness

James Donaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for mental health awareness and suicide prevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to […]

James Donaldson on Mental Health – Fifth of 17 to 19-year-old Girls Self-Harm or Attempt Suicide

James Donaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for mental health awareness and suicide prevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to […]