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#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 […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Point of View: Reducing #Stigma Of #MentalHealth Is Key To Reducing #Suicide Deaths

The recent #suicide deaths of two students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and a father who lost his daughter at Sandy Hook Elementary School are heartbreaking reminders of the trauma that school or workplace violence can inflict on survivors. They also underscore the need for treatment and support, long after […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – VERIFY: Do 500 #Veterans On Average Die By #Suicide Every Month?

A viewer asked us to fact check a number he found staggering. 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 […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – #VA Struggles To Unlock The Reasons Behind High #Suicide Rates Among Older #Veterans

Robert Neilson, a 76-year-old #veteran, is seeking treatment at the San Diego VA after contemplating #suicide three years ago.Matt Bowler/KPBS Much of the focus by the #VeteransHealthAdministration has been on the growing number of younger veterans who commit #suicide. However, statistics show that the #suicide rate for elderly #veterans is higher than that of non-veterans of the […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Coaxing #Veterans Into Treatment To Prevent #Suicides

1 / 1 Retired Army veteran Everett Brockington sits outside the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston, South Carolina. He says most #veterans he knows who are struggling with #suicidalthoughts are not receiving #mentalhealthcare. (Christine Vestal/The Pew Charitable Trusts/TNS) #JamesDonaldson notes:  Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – The Overwhelming Number Of #Suicidal #Military Members, And The Neglect They Face

Simon Harold Walker Experts claim the amount of money the Ministry of Defence spends on mental healthcare for veterans is not enough In 1916, a young British private in northern France wrote home to his parents explaining his decision to take his own life. A survivor of the early days of the Somme, considered one of the most brutal […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Column: The Urgency to Prevent #Suicide by #Veterans

Vietnam veteran Bill Grant and his service dog, Maddy, work with certified master dog trainer Mary Peter at K9 Partners for Patriots in Brooksville in April 2016 as she introduces scenarios the pair will encounter in public. Peter is bringing a measure of peace and functionality to veterans as they cope with anxieties borne out […]


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