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PsychU Supporting Organization: An Interview With Caregiver Action Network

John Schall, Chief Executive Officer of Caregiver Action Network, and Nichole Goble, Programs Coordinator of Caregiver Action Network, sit down …

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Patient Perspective: Living With Binge Eating Disorder

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to share her story on being diagnosed with …

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Patient Perspective: Self Advocacy In Mental Health

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to share her perspective on the importance of …

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Patient Perspective: Wellness Strategies For Recovery From Mental Health Conditions

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to discuss wellness strategies focused on improving mental …

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Patient Perspective: The Importance Of Mental Health Professionals

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to share her perspective on the stigma mental …

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Patient Perspective: Living Under The Stigma Of Having An Invisible Disability

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to share her story on being diagnosed with …

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Patient Perspective: Living With Borderline Personality Disorder

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to share her story on being diagnosed with …

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Impact Of COVID-19 On The Mental Health Of Children: An Update

Globally, we have been experiencing significant challenges as a result of the COVID pandemic across nearly all domains of life.  …

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Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Now Easier To Find Closer To Home

During their 2021 legislative sessions, both Maryland and North Carolina enacted bills to allow pharmacists to administer long-acting injectable antipsychotics …

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Pennsylvania Expands Access To Caregiver Support Program

On August 10, 2021, the Pennsylvania Department of Aging (PDA) will implement a new law that expands caregiver access to …

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It’s All Good Here – Interview With Elizabeth Crane

Nurses are facing pressure, stress, fear, exhaustion, isolation and emotional trauma and often times don’t know how to “put the …

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Self-Disclosure Of Mental Health: An Interview With A Peer Support Specialist About His Journey Toward Recovery

Join Dwayne Mayes, a peer support coach, as he shares his personal experience with self-disclosure and gives viewers words of …

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Patient Perspective: Recovering From A Mental Illness

Laura Kaponer, Certified Peer Support Specialist, sits down with Dr. Miranda Fisher to discuss the many facets of recovery and …

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A Patient & Caregiver’s Guide: Recognizing & Responding To Residual Symptoms Of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

While remission is the goal in treatment of patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), residual or lingering symptoms are common, …

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Building Better Beings: PsychU Supporting Organizations Share Wellness Strategies

Stress and challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic have brought the critical issues of mental health and burnout to the …

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Anxiety In Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) Fact Sheet

This infographic provides information on recognizing when anxiety becomes prominent in clinical depression and how to take steps toward getting …

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2021 BIPOC Mental Health Month Toolkit

Formally recognized in June 2008, Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month was created to bring awareness to the unique …

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NAMI: Mental Health Care Matters

Mental health treatment-therapy, medication and self-care, have made recovery a reality for most people experiencing mental illness. Although taking the …

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Pearls For Practice: Recognizing & Celebrating Pride Month

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersexed (LGBTQI*) people represents a diverse range of identities and expressions of gender and …

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Let’s Talk About LGBTQIA+ & Mental Health

As we celebrate Pride Month, PsychU will be joining the LGBTQIA+ community in raising awareness of what it means to …

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Washington State To Launch Prison Alternatives For Non-Violent Felony Offenders With Serious Mental Illness

The Washington Department of Corrections is launching alternatives to prison for felony offenders diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI) under …

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What Role Can LAIs Play In Early-Phase Schizophrenia?

Understand the holistic causes of relapse, including thinking and acting long-term, emotional challenges, and adherence and review possible ways to …

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Psychiatric Advance Directive Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable text document on Psychiatric Advance Directive (PAD). This material is expected to serve as an introductory …

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Motivational Interviewing & Goal-Setting With Patients

Deep dive into steps designed to help motivate patients to take action towards meeting their goals.

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Suicide Rates Lower Among People Using Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Than Those Taking Oral Antipsychotics

Suicide rates are lower among those using long-acting injectable antipsychotics (LAI) than those taking oral antipsychotics of the same compounds. …

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Recovery-Oriented Perspective & Approach (ROPA) To Behavioral Health Care: A Discussion Among A Clinician & A Peer Specialist On Acknowledgment & Addressing Of Recovery Challenges

Hear from Alison A. Carroll, LCSW-R and Dwayne Mayes, MS address questions from their webinar series on Recovery-Oriented Perspective and …

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Recovery-Oriented Perspective & Approach (ROPA) To Behavioral Health Care: A Discussion Among A Clinician & A Peer Specialist On Conveying Hope During One’s Recovery Journey

Join Alison A. Carroll, LCSW-R and Dwayne Mayes, MS, as they address questions from their webinar series on Recovery-Oriented Perspective …

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Recovery-Oriented Perspective & Approach (ROPA) To Behavioral Health Care: A Discussion Among A Clinician & A Peer Specialist On Inclusive Recovery

Hear from Alison A. Carroll, LCSW-R and Dwayne Mayes, MS, address questions from their webinar series on Recovery-Oriented Perspective and …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan Series: Older Adult Infographic

In the United States, millions of Americans are affected by mental illness. The month of May has been designated as National Mental Health Awareness Month. PsychU joins the national …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: Identifying Children At Risk For Mental Health Disorders With Dr. Mojgan Makki

Dr. Mojgan Makki, MD, DFAACAP shares her perspectives with Dr. Jacquelyn Canning on identifying children, adolescents, and young adults at …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: Dr. Mojgan Makki Discusses Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Listen in as Mojgan Makki, MD, DFAACAP describes some of the differing definitions and challenges surrounding neurodevelopmental disorders in child …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: Dr. Mojgan Makki On Sleep In Children With Impulse Control And/Or Conduct Disorders

In this interview, Dr. Mojgan Makki, MD, DFAACAP talks with Dr. Jacquelyn Canning about the importance of sleep in children …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: Dr. Mojgan Makki On Accessing Care In Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Listen in as Mojgan Makki, MD, DFAACAP provides thoughts on accessing care for families in need of child and adolescent …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan Series: Youth Mental Health – Stats & Supporting Organizations Infographic

In the United States, millions of Americans are affected by mental illness. The month of May has been designated as …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: An Interview With Jennifer Rothman, Senior Manager, Youth & Young Adult Initiatives, NAMI

In the United States, millions of Americans are affected by mental illness.  The month of May has been designated as National Mental Health …

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The Importance Of Housing For Individuals With Mental Illness

The presentation entitled “The Importance of Housing for Individuals with Mental Illness” with speaker Kathy Day helps bring light to …

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The Impact Of COVID-19 On Mental Health Across The Lifespan: Older Adults

COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted the older adult population, placing additional complications on an already underfunded and resource-limited geriatric mental health …

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Mental Health In Children: Statistics & Supporting Organizations

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Webinar Summary – Mental Health Journey: Voices From Individuals With Lived Experience On Self-Disclosure, Recovery, & Hope

This summary was developed utilizing the full recorded presentation of this webinar. You can access the full sourcing, polling results, …

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Mental Health Journey: Voices From Individuals With Lived Experience On Self-Disclosure, Recovery, & Hope

Talking about mental illness can be risky and challenging for many who are suffering from a mental health condition. In …

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Clinical Trial Basics Handout or Brochure

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: An Interview With Dr. Mojgan Makki

In this presentation, Mojgan Makki, MD, DFAACAP describes some of the more common psychiatric, behavioral, and neurodevelopmental disorders in child …

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Self-Medication & Substance Abuse In Mental Health: A Caregiver’s Perspective

In this interview, Kathy Day answers questions pertaining to self-medication and substance abuse in individuals with mental health conditions.

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan

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Mental Health Across The Lifespan: Late Life Depression

Late-life depression, an acute (but often chronic/recurrent) major depressive episode occurring in an older person, can be debilitating to those …

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Mental Health Awareness Month 2021 Toolkit

Mental Health America (MHA) started Mental Health Month in 1949 to communicate the importance of mental health to overall health. MHA …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: An Interview With Paul Gionfriddo, President & CEO Of Mental Health America (MHA)

In the United States, millions of Americans are affected by mental illness.  The month of May have been designated as …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: An Interview With The Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) Program Manager Hannah Zeller, MSW

In the United States, millions of Americans are affected by mental illness.  The month of May have been designated as …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: An Interview With John Budin, MD, DBSA Board Member

In the United States, millions of Americans are affected by mental illness.  The month of May have been designated as National Mental Health …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: A Series To Celebrate Mental Health Awareness

In the United States, millions of Americans are impacted by mental illness and/or substance abuse.  The month of May was …

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National Certified Peer Specialists (NCPS)

Opportunities for peers to work in a variety of systems and settings to support individuals in achieving and maintaining recovery …

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Mental Wellness Across The Lifespan: An Interview With Marjorie Morrison

In this interview, Marjorie Morrison, CEO & Co-founder of Psych Hub, describes the creation and evolution of Psych Hub, one …

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NAMI: You Are Not Alone

Million of people are affected by mental illness each year. Across the country, many people just like you work, perform, …

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NAMI: Common Warning Signs of Mental Illness

Diagnosing Mental Illness isn’t a straightforward science. We can’t test for it the same way we can test blood sugar …

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A Recovery-Oriented Perspective & Approach To Behavioral Health Care: A Discussion Among A Peer & A Clinical Provider On Treatment Decision Making

From the Part II of the webinar on “A Recovery-Oriented Perspective and Approach to Behavioral Health Care”, hear from Alison …

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Helping Friends Understand Your Mental Health Condition

This interview, developed by Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), with Linea Johnson, highlights Ms. Johnson’s lived experience with friends …

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A World Without

This video, developed by Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), the amazing accomplishments of some of history’s most notable figures …

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B4Stage4 – Where To Get Help

When you’ve decided to seek help for a possible mental health condition, knowing what resources are available and where to …

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Trends In Behavioral Health: Social Determinants Of Health & Peer Support: Playing A Role In Mental Health Treatment & Recovery During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Social determinants of health (SDoH) is something that has long been on payers’ minds when it comes to mental health. …

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The STARR Coalition Seeks To Destigmatize Mental Health Research Through Innovative Initiatives & Programs

Join Luke Kramer, Executive Director of the Starr Coalition, as he discusses stigma involved in mental health research, goals for …

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The STARR Coalition Supports Mental Health Clinical Research By Fostering Goodwill Among Stakeholders & Trust Within Communities

Meet Luke Kramer, Executive Director of the STARR Coalition, as he describes the importance of stakeholders working together to reduce …

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Why Unpaid Caregivers Should Be On Your Post-COVID Radar

The headline “Informal Caregivers Now Eligible For Vaccine” is eye-catching. California is prioritizing vaccine access for “informal caregivers”—defined as unpaid family …

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The Confess Project Aims To Improve Community & Promote Mental Health “Through The Barber Chair, One Client At A Time.”

Meet Lorenzo Lewis and The Confess Project, a nonprofit that is building a culture of mental health for boys and …

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A Recovery-Oriented Perspective & Approach To Behavioral Health Care: A Discussion Among A Peer & A Clinical Provider (ROPA Series Part 2)

Recovery is possible for most individuals living with a mental health condition and this is a process that can improve …

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Recovery Oriented Language Glossary

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November Is National Family Caregivers Month

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National Family Caregivers Month 2020

One in five caregivers help someone with a mental illness and forty-five percent of caregivers for adults with mental illness …

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PsychU Supporters: An Interview With Pro Caregiver Consultants

We invite you to listen to our interview with Kathy Day, BA, MPA, Founder and Board Member of Pro Caregiver …

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“I’m Here…”: Peer To Friend: How To Help

What happens when one friend tells another that her depression recently worsened, to the point where she needed a hospital …

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Future of Health Care Beyond 2020 Series: Interview With Kathy Day, MPA, BA, AA

In this interview, Kathy Day, MPA, BA, AA, PsychU Patient and Caregiver Section Advisor, discusses the future of health care …

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Recovery From Early Psychosis Program (REPP) Series: The Importance Of Peer Support Specialists

In this video clip, Morris Goldman, MD, Founder and Director of REPP as well as Associate Professor of Psychiatry and …

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Recovery From Early Psychosis Program (REPP) Series: The Family’s Response

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Future Of Health Care Beyond 2020 Series: Interview With Dwayne Mayes

In this interview, Dwayne Mayes, PsychU Patient and Caregiver Section Co-Advisor, discusses the future of health care beyond the COVID-19 …

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Psychiatry Perspectives On Patient Care In A Post-Pandemic World (Part 2 Of 2-Part Series)

The novel coronavirus pandemic has had a substantial impact on mental health, as well as on its treatment. In the second part of a two-part webinar series on psychiatry perspectives in a post-pandemic world, Richard Weisler, MD, and Allan Chrisman, MD, build upon the dialogue of the pandemic’s impact on health care providers and first responders discussed in “Psychiatry Perspectives On COVID-19: Impact On Health Care Providers & First Responders And A Path Forward (Series 1 of 2)” and shift the focus to discuss the ways in which COVID-19 has affected individuals’ mental health and well-being. They also discuss new innovations and technological approaches to psychiatric patient care and identify effective treatment methods. Moderated by Phillip Lai, PharmD, BCPP, this webinar closes with Drs. Chrisman and Weisler charting a path forward out of the more lingering effects of COVID-19.

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Allan Chrisman, MD
Associate Professor Emeritus, Duke University School of Medicine

Richard Weisler, MD
Psychiatrist, Richard H. Weisler, MD & Associates; Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine; Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center

Phillip Lai, PharmD, BCPP
Medical Science Liaison, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.

 

 

Allan Chrisman, MD, is an Associate Professor Emeritus at Duke University School of Medicine. During his 40 years of practice in general, adult, and child psychiatry, he worked on inpatient, residential, and outpatient settings. He practiced for nearly 14 years at Harvard Community Health Plan (a health maintenance organization [HMO]), where he was a consultant to pediatric and internal medicine practices. Since retiring, he has pursued his interest in disaster mental health as an American Red Cross Disaster Health Services & Disaster Mental Health Volunteer. Dr. Chrisman received his medical degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine.

Richard Weisler, MD, has had a psychiatric practice since 1980 where he and his team follow more than 2,000 patients with a mixture of psychiatric disorders. He is an Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine, where he has served for many years as Chairman of the Board of Visitors for the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Weisler also serves as an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology.

Phillip Lai, PharmD, BCPP, is a Medical Science Liaison with Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.

PsychU is supported by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (OPDC), Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OAPI), and Lundbeck, LLC – committed supporters of the mental health treatment community. The opinions expressed by PsychU’s contributors are their own and are not endorsed or recommended by PsychU or its sponsors. The information provided through PsychU is intended for the educational benefit of mental health care professionals and others who support mental health care. It is not intended as, nor is it a substitute for, medical care, advice, or professional diagnosis. Health care professionals should use their independent medical judgement when reviewing PsychU’s educational resources. Users seeking medical advice should consult with a health care professional. No CME or CEU credits are available through any of the resources provided by PsychU. Some of the contributors may be paid consultants for OPDC, OAPI, and / or Lundbeck, LLC.

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The Impact Of COVID-19 On Individuals With PTSD: An Interview With Dr. Harry Croft

In this webinar, psychiatrist Harry Croft discusses with Medical Science Liaison, Nichole Neugebauer, how post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has increased …

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CDC Changes COVID-19 Guidance On Length Of Isolation For Those With COVID-19

People who have been confirmed with mild to moderate COVID-19 can leave their isolation without receiving a negative test, according …

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NIH Launches Clinical Trials Network To Test COVID-19 Vaccines & Other Prevention Tools

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has established a …

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Alcohol Fact Sheet

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The Impact Of Social Media & Technology On Suicidality

Now more than ever, social media has become something that many of us rely on for engagement with others. In …

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How Can A Passing Stranger Intervene To Prevent A Suicide In A Public Place?

Every year, there are approximately 6,000 suicide deaths in the United Kingdom. Up to one-third of these occur in public …

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Homelessness Projected To Rise 45% By The End Of 2020 Due To COVID-19 Unemployment

Unemployment is projected to increase homelessness by up to 45%, from 568,000 as of January 2020 to more than 800,000 …

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Mental Health Education Roundtable: A Collaborative Discussion Among A Parent, Advocate & Educator: Follow-Up Q&A

During this question-and-answer session, Jessica Hull, MS, Amy Molloy, MSW, and Michael Townsend, MA, LMSW, respond to unanswered questions from …

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Interview With A Patient In A First-Episode Psychosis (FEP) Program

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“I’m Here…”: Peer To Family: How To Help

A mother and daughter talk. It may be a mother’s prerogative to worry about her child, but sometimes that worry …

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Red Cross Offers Virtual Care For Families Struggling With Loss & Grief

The American Red Cross is launching a Virtual Family Assistance Center to support families struggling with loss and grief due …

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Mental Health Awareness: A Focus On Health Care Professional Risk Of Suicide & Stigma

Those in the medical professions are also at risk of suicide, suicidal ideation, and burnout. During this presentation, Drs. Becky …

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A Vicious Circle: Suicidality & Stigma

The irony is painful: Suicidal behavior is highly stigmatized, but stigma itself may increase suicidality. The complex, reciprocal relationship between …

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Measurement-Based Care In Psychiatry

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Measurement-Based Care In Psychiatry

Research has shown that when adding measurement-based care tools to usual care, including psychiatric care, significant improvement in patient outcomes …

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Shatterproof Releases National Addiction Stigma Strategy As The COVID-19 Pandemic Continues To Worsen The Addiction Public Health Crisis

Shatterproof, a national non-profit organization dedicated to reversing the addiction crisis in the United States, released its national strategy the …

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Mindfulness Meditation In Mental Health

Over the last few decades, mindfulness meditation has increased in popularity. In this presentation, Elizabeth DiNapoli, PhD, Medical Science Liaison, …

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Torchlight Offers ‘Caregiving In Times Of Crisis Toolkit’ For Businesses & Individuals Grappling With COVID-19

Torchlight, an employee-caregiver support solutions provider organization, announced the release of the first installment of its “Caregiving in Times of …

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Meditation App Headspace Adds $48 Million In Funding

Headspace Inc. has added another nearly $48 million to its offerings during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) public health crisis. …

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“I’m Here…”: Helping Those With Mood Disorders

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Navigating Telepsychiatry In Mental Health Care: A Discussion With A Peer Specialist & A Caregiver

On average, in the United States there is one mental health provider for every 536 individuals, and providers are not …

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Maternal Mood & Anxiety Disorders

This podcast features Dr. Lisa Weinstock, a reproductive and perinatal psychiatrist, discussing mood and anxiety disorders during pregnancy and in …

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Centerstone Introducing New Zero Suicide Initiative

Centerstone, a national leader in behavioral health care, is introducing a zero-suicide initiative at its locations in Illinois. While Centerstone …

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Impact & Trauma Of Racism

Many Black people in the U.S. are born into a life of trauma, stemming from a history of repression, violence, …

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What To Say When You Want More

For provider organization executives looking at recovery planning, “top of the list” is different relationships with payers. In most discussions, …

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Mental Health Education: A Discussion With A Psychiatrist

This podcast features Madhukar Trivedi, MD, and Kim Lonergan, RN, MSN, discussing mental health education around the globe. Their conversation …

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For Better Or Worse? Bridging The Care Continuum For Mental Health Services In Our New Reality

Navigating the health care system, particularly mental health services, is a daunting task during “normal” times. Facing the fluidity and …

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Interacting With First Responders Webinar: Follow-Up Q&A Podcast

Elizabeth DiNapoli sits down with Kathy Day to respond to unanswered questions from PsychU’s Interacting with First Responders webinar. Their …

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Take A Stand On Racial Injustice: Perspectives From Mental Health Experts In Advocacy & Psychiatric Health Care

This timely and deeply affecting webinar features distinguished mental health thought leaders sharing the impact of racism and its trauma …

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2020 MHA Minority Mental Health: Facts & Stats

Provided with permission from Mental Health America, a PsychU Supporter. To learn more about MHA, please visit their website at http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net.

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“I’m here…”: Peer To Peer – How To Help

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) recognizes mood disorders affect millions of people, yet the stigma surrounding it causes barriers …

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Microsoft Launches Health Care Cloud Service

On May 19, 2020, Microsoft announced that it has launched a “health care cloud service” called Micorsoft Cloud for Healthcare. …

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Text-Based Internet CBT For Health Anxiety As Effective As Face-To-Face CBT

Symptom reduction for people with health anxiety who were treated with internet-delivered, text-based cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) was similar to …

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Nearly 27 Million Americans May Have Lost Job-Based Health Insurance Due To COVID-19; 42% Likely Eligible For Medicaid

Between March 1, 2020 and May 2, 2020, nearly 27 million Americans may have lost employer-sponsored health insurance (ESI) due …

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About 90% Of Physicians Worldwide Are Treating Consumers Remotely

About 90% of physicians in nine countries, including the United States, said that they or a colleague are participating in …

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Privacy & Security Considerations During The Pandemic

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Google, Facebook & Twitter Partner To Expand Access To Online Addictions Treatment & Recovery Resources During COVID-19

On April 10, 2020, a new online addiction treatment platform, Tech Together, was launched. The platform is a partnership between …

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Impact Of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) On Mental Health Of Children

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on children across the nation due to school closures and other factors. Many …

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Can Video-Enabled Tablets Increase Mental Health Care Access For Veterans?

Experiencing barriers to care is not uncommon for United States veterans—especially the nearly one-third who live in rural or isolated …

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An Interview With Becky Stoll Of Centerstone: Safeguarding Health & Well-Being In A Time Of Crisis

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A Caregiver’s Perspective On Mental Health During Coronavirus Pandemic

As a caregiver, Kathy Day explains how her family member with schizophrenia is adjusting to life during the coronavirus pandemic. …

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The Importance Of First Episode Psychosis Programs

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75% Of Correctional Facilities Report Staff Have Adequate Personal Protective Equipment For COVID-19

As of April 23, 2020, about 75% of correctional facilities in the United States report that their staff had adequate …

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U.S. Suicide Rate Rose 35% From 1999 Through 2018

Between 1999 and 2018, the suicide rate in the United States rose by 35%, from 10.5 per 100,000 population in …

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Bipolar Disorder’s Impact On Patients & Clinicians During COVID-19

Dr. Terence Ketter shares his thoughts on treating patients with bipolar disorder during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Ketter explains what …

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14% Of U.S. Households Have Accessed Mental Health Care To Address Problems Related To COVID-19 Pandemic

About 14% of households in the United States have had an immediate family member access mental health care to address …

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40 Days Of Mindfulness Meditation Creates Structural Brain Changes

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Violence & the Mentally Ill: Stigma’s Toll

The link between violence and the mentally ill is demonstrably weak, yet from public discourse you would hardly know that …

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Pharmacists Authorized To Test For COVID-19

New Department of Health and Human Service (HHS) guidelines, announced April 8, 2020, authorize licensed pharmacists to order and administer …

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Medicare Further Expands Telehealth Access For Long-Term Care, Hospice & Home Health Benefits

On March 30, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced temporarily expanded access to telehealth services for …

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Two Distinct Subtypes Of Schizophrenia Discovered

A machine learning analysis of brain imaging revealed that there are two subtypes of schizophrenia. About 60% of people with …

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20% Of Informal Unpaid Caregivers Report Fair Or Poor Health

About 20% of informal caregivers to a person with a disability self-reported being in fair or poor overall health in …

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Are Interventions For Reducing Stigma Toward People With Severe Mental Illness Effective?

People with severe mental illnesses—including schizophrenia, psychosis, and bipolar disorder—often experience serious social and economic hardship because of their illness. …

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Impulsivity Under Crisis: COVID-19’s Impact On Those With Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Or Binge Eating Disorder

In this interview, Dr. Jon Grant discusses the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on individuals with impulse control disorders, more …

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Perspectives From The COVID-19 US Epicenter With Dr. René Kahn, Schizophrenia Section Advisor

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COVID-19 & Your Mental Health

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Paid Sick Leave & Expanded Family Leave Due To COVID-19

FFCRA implements the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act and the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act. Both go into …

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Families First Coronavirus Response Act Signed With $3.47 Billion In Funding & New Mandates

On March 18, 2020, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), House Resolution (HR) 6201 was signed into law, with …

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Stigma In Borderline Personality Disorder & Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Compared With Bipolar Disorder

Internalized stigma is a significant problem for many with mental illness. It wears at self-esteem, tears at self-confidence. It is …

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12-Step Models Yield Higher Alcohol Abstinence Rates Than Evidence-Based Psychotherapies

Twelve-step facilitation counseling (TSF) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) interventions that are “manualized” to deliver standardized content in a modular fashion …

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Coping With Stigma: Does A Targeted Intervention Help?

The strength of stigma against mental illness has not declined in recent years; in fact, according to some research, it …

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Fighting Loneliness In Social Distancing: A Conversation With Dr. Gaurava Agarwal

PsychU has invited Dr. Gaurava Agarwal to share his expertise about how individuals can fight the sense of isolation and …

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PsychU: Perspectives & Evolution

Listen in as Jon Grant, MD, JD, shares his thoughts with Rachel Self, PhD, MS, about PsychU and its particular …

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Mental Health Education Roundtable: A Collaborative Discussion Among A Parent, Advocate & Educator

In July 2018, the state of New York became the first to require mental health instruction for all students, grades …

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Fighting Loneliness In Social Distancing: A Conversation With Dr. Gaurava Agarwal

Dr. Gaurava Agarwal discusses the effect of social distancing, including loneliness, which he breaks down into three categories. He also …

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The Negative Psychological Effects Of Quarantining & How To Mitigate Them

Quarantine measures due to the COVID-19 outbreak are sweeping the globe. With widespread mandates in effect to shelter in place, …

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7.4% Of Homeless Veterans Overdosed During The Past Three Years, Alcohol Is Most Common Substance

About 7.4% of homeless veterans experienced an overdose between 2015 and 2018.. Alcohol was the most commonly involved substance. About …

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Does Stigma In First-Episode Psychosis Impact Outcomes?

Awareness and exploration of the scope and consequences of stigma toward mental illness in general—and psychotic disorders in particular—is a …

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Digital Tools For Mental Healthcare: Potential Benefits & Considerations For Patients & Caregivers

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Nurses’ Role In Behavioral Health During The Crisis Of COVID-19

Anxiety, fear, and trauma can be rampant during times of natural disaster. Kimberly Lonergan, RN, MSN, interviews Tony Amberg to …

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Coronavirus & Mental Wellbeing

News is everywhere about the swift spread of coronavirus and the deaths in its wake. There is much we do …

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Digital Tools For Mental Health

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Suicide & Safety Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver to her relative with mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions relating …

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The Impact Of COVID-19 On Mental Health Care: Perspectives From A Peer Specialist

Today’s podcast will focus on COVID-19’s impact on the work of a peer specialist in mental health care. It will …

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Navigating Legal & Financial Hurdles

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver for a relative with serious mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions …

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Patient & Family Guide To The CANMAT & ISBD Guidelines On The Management Of Bipolar Disorder

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Mental Health In The COVID-19 Era

The news about COVID-19 is relentless: an ever-escalating number of confirmed cases, portents of economic meltdown, ominous images of barren …

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American Foundation Of Suicide Prevention

The American Foundation of Suicide Prevention (AFSP) has been a supporting organization of PsychU since 2018. Dr. Jill Harkavy-Freidman sat …

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World Bipolar Day 2020

Dr. Terence Ketter discusses World Bipolar Day and its theme for 2020, stigma. World Bipolar Day emphasizes the international diversity …

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World Bipolar Day 2020

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Trends In Mental Health Treatment & Psychological Distress: How Related?

The opioid use crisis. Rising suicidality. Greater treatment by antidepressants and other psychotropic medications. An increased utilization of mental health …

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Ask The Peer Support Specialist: Self-Medication & Substance Abuse

In this interview, Dwayne Mayes sits down with PsychU to explain why individuals may engage in self-medication and substance abuse, …

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Caregiver Wellness & Self-Care

Renée Cavallaro, a licensed clinical social worker, explains wellness and self-care, as well as why both are important for caregivers. …

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App-Supported Smartphone Interventions for Mental Health Problems

A significant number of people in the United States with mental health problems do not receive treatment. According to statistics …

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Absence of Major Depression & Substance Use Disorder More Likely After Recovery from Eating Disorder

Those with an eating disorder (ED) frequently have psychiatric comorbidities; estimates range between 56% and 98%. Such comorbidities contribute to …

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Mobile Apps For Mental Healthcare: Potential Benefits & Guidelines

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Digital Health Sensors For Mental Healthcare: Potential Benefits & Guidelines

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Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics (LAIs) Fact Sheet

 

This fact sheet provides an overview of long-acting injectable antipsychotics and the advantages/disadvantages associated with this treatment option.

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Telepsychiatry In Mental Healthcare: Potential Benefits & Guidelines

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The CHOICE–D Patient & Family Guide To Depression Treatment

The information in this guide is drawn from The Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) 2016 Clinical Guidelines …

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Digital Assessments & Interventions For Mental Healthcare: Potential Benefits & Guidelines

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More Than A Third Of People Who Completed Abstinence-Based Addiction Treatment Remained Abstinent For Six Months

Six months after attending abstinence-based addiction treatment, 35.6% of more than 1,400 consumers reported that they had been abstinent for …

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PsychU 360 Magazine

PsychU 360 – January 2020

Despite vast improvements in diagnosis and treatment over the last half-century, mental illness is underdiagnosed and …

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Follow-Up Q&A With Dr. Sloan Manning & Paul Gionfriddo – Giving Mental Illness A Voice: Patient Perspectives On Self-Disclosure & Stigma

During this follow-up podcast, Dr. Sloan Manning and Paul Gionfriddo respond to additional questions from their May 23, 2019 webinar, …

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Interacting With First Responders

Approximately 15% of men and 30% of women jailed have a serious mental illness (SMI).1 Educated first responders can potentially …

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Caregiver Wellness Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver to her relative with mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions pertaining …

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FCC Unanimously Approves ‘988’ As National Suicide Prevention Hotline

On December 12, 2019, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) unanimously approved “988” as the official phone number for suicide …

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Navigating Employment & Housing

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver for a relative with serious mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions …

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Digital Health Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver for a relative with serious mental illness. Ms. Day offers her …

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Brief Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Is A Cost-Effective Intervention For Soldiers At-Risk Of Suicide

Brief cognitive behavioral therapy (BCBT) is a cost-effective intervention for active-duty soldiers who are at risk of suicide. Using the …

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Stigma & Mental Health Awareness Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver to her relative with mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions concerning …

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Telehealth User Satisfaction Is High

User satisfaction is high among consumers who have used telehealth services, according to a J.D. Power survey. The overall customer …

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Absence of Major Depression & Substance Use Disorder More Likely After Recovery From Eating Disorder

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CVS MinuteClinic Expands Telehealth Offering To Michigan, Pennsylvania & South Carolina

On October 8, 2019, CVS Health announced that it has expanded its MinuteClinic telehealth offering to Michigan, Pennsylvania, and South …

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Cognitive Remediation: What Is the Impact of Peer Interaction?

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Recovery After Initial Schizophrenic Episode – Early Treatment Program (RAISE-ETP) Interview With Dr. John Kane

John M. Kane provides commentary on the results of the Recovery After Initial Schizophrenic Episode – Early Treatment Program (RAISE-ETP) …

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Terence Ketter – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Terence Ketter explains what PsychU means to him and its impact on the mental health community.

Terence Ketter, …

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Sam’s Club Launches Health Care Pilot Program For Members

On September 26, 2019, Sam’s Club announced the launch of “Sam’s Club Care Accelerator Together with Humana,” a discount health …

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James T. Kenney – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, James T. Kenney, explains what PsychU means to him and how it can impact patients and health …

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Popular Mobile Games Can Be Used To Detect Signs Of Cognitive Decline

Popular mobile games can be used to detect signs of cognitive decline. Game-related metrics on existing off-the-shelf games, including Tetris, …

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Sloan Manning – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Sloan Manning explains what PsychU means to him and how mental health professionals can collaborate with each …

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CPAP Provides Relief From Depression

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment provides relief from depression in those with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This is true …

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Monica Oss – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Monica Oss explains what PsychU means to her and how mental health professionals can collaborate with each …

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René Kahn – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, René Kahn explains what PsychU means to him and how psychiatrists can learn and interact with each …

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Madhukar Trivedi – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Madhukar Trivedi explains what PsychU means to him.

Madhukar Trivedi, MD, is the Major Depressive Disorder Section Advisor …

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Anxiety In Major Depressive Disorder

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Surinder Singh – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Surinder Singh explains what PsychU means to him and how mental health professionals can collaborate with each …

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Megan Ehret – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Megan Ehret explains what PsychU means to her and how mental health professionals can collaborate with each …

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Veteran Suicide Rate At 1.5 Times That For Non-Veteran Adults

In 2017, the rate of veteran suicide was 1.5 times that for non-veteran adults, after adjusting for age and sex. …

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Reza Moghadam – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Reza Moghadam explains what PsychU means to him and its impact on the mental health community.

Reza Moghadam, …

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Sleep In Behavioral Health

In this podcast, Sana Johnson-Quijada, MD, highlights the importance of sleep in overall behavioral health and discusses goals for better …

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Marla Moses – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, Marla Moses explains what PsychU means to her and how it impacts patients and health care professionals.

Marla …

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Surviving Suicide: Interview with Laura Kaponer, Peer Support Specialist

Laura Kaponer, Peer Support Specialist discusses the stigma faced by survivors of a suicide attempt and highlights some of the …

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Addressing Psychiatric Readmissions

Psychiatric inpatient hospitalization presents a significant challenge for patients, payers, and the overall health care system. This white paper will …

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Suicide Awareness & Prevention

Dr. Nicole Meade discusses suicide awareness and prevention, a topic that is extremely important to our community. Dr. Meade examines …

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Adults Treated For Chronic Pain Are 14% Of The Population & Account For Half Of Opioid Prescriptions

Adults treated for chronic pain comprised approximately 14% of all adults, and account for approximately 52.8% of all prescription fills. …

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Suicide Awareness & Prevention

Dr. Nicole Meade discusses suicide awareness and prevention, a topic that is extremely important to our community. Dr. Meade examines …

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Meet The Treatment Team: Physician Assistant

In this interview, Catherine Judd, MS, PA-C, CAQ-Psy, discusses the role a physician assistant plays in the mental health team. …

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Meet The Treatment Team: Physician Assistant

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Mind Full Or Mindful?

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Medicare To Add Opioid Addiction Treatment As Telehealth Service

For calendar year 2020, Medicare will add new codes for telehealth services that include a bundled episode of care for …

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Leveraging Mobile Applications For Mental Health

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CVS Health Launches New Social Care Network With Unite Us

CVS Health has announced a collaboration with Unite Us, a social care coordination platform. Together, CVS Health and Unite Us …

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21.8% Of U.S. Adults Experienced A Disability In 2010

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So, How Will Facebook Handle Medical Misinformation?

Facebook recently made a promise to help users get accurate health information and reduce the prevalence of medical misinformation. Facebook …

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Multiple Chronic Conditions Can Hasten Cognitive Decline

Living with multiple chronic conditions (i.e., multimorbidity) can hasten cognitive decline. This cognitive decline includes faster declines in global cognition, …

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12-Month Suicide Rate Following Psychiatric Discharge Is 2.41 Per 1,000 Discharges

During the 12 months following discharge from a psychiatric hospital, the suicide rate among consumers is 2.41 per 1,000 discharges. …

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Heart Disease Was Leading Cause Of Death In 2017; Cause-Of-Death Rankings Remain Unchanged Since 2016

In 2017, health disease was the leading cause of death in the U.S., accounting for 23% of the total 2,179,857 …

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Introduction To Marijuana

Marijuana has become an ubiquitous topic of conversation, which is likely fueled by the changes and proposed changes to legislation …

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Facebook To Limit Posts Promoting Medical Misinformation

On July 2, 2019, Facebook announced that it has taken steps to limit the reach of posts promoting medical misinformation. …

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Smoking Fact Sheet

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Marijuana Fact Sheet

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The Impact Of Opioid Use Disorders & The National Response

The opioid crisis in the U.S. has been well documented over the past several years. Sections of the country have …

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PsychU Supporters: An Interview With Mental Health America (MHA)

Paul Gionfriddo, President and CEO of Mental Health America (MHA), sits down with PsychU to discuss the history and purpose …

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Communicating With Loved Ones Living With Serious Mental Illness: A Caregiver Perspective

At least 8.4 million Americans provide care to an adult with an emotional or mental health issue.1 Caregivers have identified …

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Speaking Out About Self-Disclosure & Stigma: An Interview With Caroline Harris, BS, MSW(c)

Individuals living with mental health diagnoses are often marginalized by society, and stigmatization and discrimination may form a barrier to …

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Exercise Activates Memory Neural Networks In Older Adults

A study of cognitively healthy older adults showed that just one session of moderately intense exercise increased activation in the …

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Introduction To Opioid Use Disorder

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Mental Health Awareness: A Focus On Suicide & Stigma

Listen in as Dr. Rachel Self and Dr. Bryan Archuleta dive into the importance of raising mental health awareness and …

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Giving Mental Illness A Voice: Patient Perspectives On Self-Disclosure & Stigma

Individuals living with mental illness often struggle with disclosing their mental health condition to others like friends, family, and employers, …

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Meet The Treatment Team: Peer Support Specialist

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Follow Up Q&A – Treatment Plan Collaboration: Understanding & Incorporating Caregiver, Peer Support, & Clinician Perspectives

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Treatment Plan Collaboration: Understanding & Incorporating Caregiver, Peer Support, & Clinician Perspectives

Mental illnesses are complex disorders which affect millions of adults in the United States. The burden of these conditions, as …

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Addressing Acute Stress Reactions After Exposure To Trauma Or Crisis: Evidence For The SIX C Psychological First Aid Model

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Natural disasters and mass casualty incidents are known to cause fear, anxiety, and a sense of threat in …

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B4Stage4 – Get Informed

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), is part of their B4Stage4 resources, and provides information to help …

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B4Stage4 – Changing The Way We Think About Mental Health

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), is part of their B4Stage4 resources, and provides information about the …

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Meet The Treatment Team: Psychiatrists

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Meet The Treatment Team: Social Workers

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Where Can I Find Help For My Mental Health Condition?

This resource provides a list of national organizations that support consumers with mental health conditions by providing resources, services, and …

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Goal Setting: A Resource For Consumers

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Goal-Setting Worksheet

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My Recovery Goals

This worksheet is designed to help consumers prepare for appointments with providers. It encourages them to think about and record …

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Daily Tracker

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Tips For Talking With Your Mental Health Service Provider

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Shared Decision Making: A Resource For Consumers

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Wellness Tracker

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Meet The Treatment Team: Psychologists

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Getting Well & Staying Well: A Shared Patient & Provider Case Study

In this interview, Sloan Manning, MD, PsychU Primary Care Provider Corner Section Editor; Adjunct Associate Professor, Family Medicine, UNC, and …

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Meet The Treatment Team: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

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The Missing Puzzle Piece In Suicide Prevention: An Interview With Danei Edelen

Danei Edelen is a marketing professional who has embraced mental health advocacy, most recently by establishing a new chapter of …

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Stigma & Bipolar Disorder: A Resource For Consumers

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Understanding Bipolar Disorder: A Resource For Consumers

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Treatment For Bipolar Disorder: A Resource For Consumers

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Living With Bipolar Disorder: A Resource For Consumers

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The Caregiver Experience: An Interview With Cindy Moyer, MSW, LSW, CDP

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The Role Caregivers Can Play On The Treatment Team – An Interview With John Battaglia, MD

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Study Shows Involving Individuals With Mental Illness In Managing Their Health May Prevent Emergency Room Visits

Studies have shown that people with mental health needs visit the emergency department and get hospitalized more often than other …

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Mental Health America’s National Peer Support Specialist Certification

In this interview, Kelly Davis, Manager Of Peer Advocacy Supports & Services At Mental Health America (MHA), discusses her role …

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A Discussion Of Bipolar Disorder Progression & Self-Maintenance With Rudy Moni, BA, CRSP, Peer Support Associate

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Role Of The Caregiver In The Overall Treatment Plan

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Introduction To Schizophrenia

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Introduction To Bipolar Disorder

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Introduction To Major Depressive Disorder

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Finding Mental Health That Fits Your Cultural Background

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of
cultural background and competence, and then …

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Major Depressive Disorder With A Seasonal Pattern

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), includes information about major depressive disorder with a …

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Depression Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of depression, its symptoms, causes, …

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Self-Harm Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of self-harm, why people commit …

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Dual Diagnosis Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of dual diagnosis (for mental …

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Schizophrenia Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of schizophrenia, its symptoms, causes, …

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Sleep Disorders Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of sleep disorders and how …

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Bipolar Disorder Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), includes information about bipolar disorder, its symptoms and …

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Suicide Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of suicide, contact information for …

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Student Guide To Mental Health: Getting The Right Start

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides a student’s guide to common warning signs and …

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Psychosis Fact Sheet

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of psychosis, its symptoms and …

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Mental Health Facts In America

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides statistics on mental illness in the United States, …

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Multicultural Mental Health Facts

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), shows statistics on the prevalence of mental illness and …

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Mental Health: Know The Warning Signs

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides a general set of symptoms that may …

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Taking Charge Of Your Mental Health

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides information on finding a specialist, making your mental …

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What Is Mental Health Parity?

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), discusses what mental health parity is, the rules health …

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Mental Health: Maintaining A Healthy Lifestyle

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of how lifestyle can influence …

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Mental Health: Managing Stress

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides an overview of stress, how it may …

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Student Guide To Mental Health: How To Help A Friend

This infographic, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides a student’s guide to common warning signs of …

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Mental Health: How To Find Help

This fact sheet, created by the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), provides tips on reaching out for help with …

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I’m Here…

This video, developed by Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), is a way for both people living with a mood …

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A Stubborn Diagnosis For A Stubborn Cowboy: PsychU Presents Jason DeShaw Live At Otsuka

In this interview Jason DeShaw, country singer and songwriter, shares his lived personal experience of bipolar disorder and alcoholism and …

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Life With Depression

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), part of their Mental Health Toolkit, provides patient statements on what …

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Stop Thinking Stupid Thoughts

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), part of their Mental Health Toolkit, provides a simple practice to …

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Think Ahead

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), part of their Mental Health Toolkit, is a worksheet you can …

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Whats Helps & What Hurts: When Someone You Care About Has Depression Or Bipolar Disorder

This downloadable resource, developed by the Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), is a tri-fold brochure that lists some common …

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What’s Underneath

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), part of their Mental Health Toolkit, provides a simple practice to …

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Caregivers & The Right To Help: Major Depressive Disorder

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Connecting With Your Loved One: Major Depressive Disorder

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Reaching For Recovery: Major Depressive Disorder

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Reaching For Recovery: Bipolar Disorder

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Reaching For Recovery: Schizophrenia

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Working With The Treatment Team: Bipolar Disorder

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Working With The Treatment Team: Major Depressive Disorder

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Working With The Treatment Team: Schizophrenia

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Caregivers & The Right To Help: Bipolar Disorder

Caregivers can play an important role in helping their loved one manage bipolar disorder, but sometimes there’s confusion around the …

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Connecting With Your Loved One Help Sheet: Schizophrenia

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Caregivers & The Right To Help: Schizophrenia

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Connecting With Your Loved One Help Sheet: Bipolar Disorder

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There’s A Person In There

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Making Yourself A Priority

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My Experience On How Medication & Therapy Work Together

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Accept Help When It’s Offered

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In The Workplace

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Mental Health Month 2016 Toolkit

This downloadable resource, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), provides outreach ideas, items for advocates, fact sheets, and handouts about …

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The B4Stage4 Philosophy

This webpage, developed by Mental Health America (MHA), provides information about their initiative B4Stage4, and their hopes for how it …

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Impending Signs Of Psychosis: Focus On Caregiver & Patient Engagement

The majority of individuals who experience psychosis in schizophrenia will eventually relapse, making an individual’s ability to identify early warning …

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The Other Side of Psychosis: A Patient’s Perspective

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Algunos Consejos A La Hora De Hablar Con Su Medico – Versión Española

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Trastorno Depresivo Mayor: Cuaderno De Trabajo Sobre El Bienestar -Versión Española

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Como Enfrentar El Trastorno Depresivo Mayor – Versión Española

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Recurso Para Pacientes Tomar Los Medicamentos Según Las Indicaciones Médicas -Versión Española

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Recurso Para Cuidadores: Comprender Qué Es El Trastorno Depresivo Mayor – Versión Española

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How Nursing Professionals Can Bring Hope & Recovery To Individuals With Depression

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What I Really Need From My Mental Health Provider

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Patient-Centered Communication In The Mental Health Field

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A Guide For Caregivers: Understanding Schizophrenia Relapse

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Wellness & Recovery Workbook

This tool is designed to help patients recognize and manage symptoms of schizophrenia. Patients can use it as practical support …

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Preparing To Leave The Hospital

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A Guide For Patients: Managing Schizophrenia

This resource discusses the importance of patients working with their treatment teams, families, and friends to help manage their schizophrenia. …

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A Guide For Patients: Living With Schizophrenia

This brochure describes schizophrenia in an easy-to-understand manner. It also informs patients of the importance of working with their treatment …

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A Guide For Patients: Understanding How Your Medicine Can Help

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A Guide for Patients: Understanding Schizophrenia Relapse

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Major Depressive Disorder Wellness Workbook

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A Resource For Caregivers Understanding Major Depressive Disorder

This brochure discusses the role caregivers play in helping people with MDD. It explains how MDD can impact their loved …

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A Resource For Patients Taking Your Medicine As Your Doctor Prescribed

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Cómo Prepararse Para Dejar El Hospital – Versión Española

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Guía Para Pacientes: Cómo Controlar La Esquizofrenia – Versión Española

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Guía Para Pacientes: Vivir Con Esquizofrenia – Versión Española

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A Resource For Patients Coping With Major Depressive Disorder

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For People With Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) A Few Tips on Talking With Your Doctor

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Recurso Para Cuidadores: Comprender Qué Es El Trastorno Depresivo Mayor – Versión Española

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Recurso Para Pacientes Tomar Los Medicamentos Según Las Indicaciones Médicas -Versión Española

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Como Enfrentar El Trastorno Depresivo Mayor – Versión Española

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Trastorno Depresivo Mayor: Cuaderno De Trabajo Sobre El Bienestar -Versión Española

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Algunos Consejos A La Hora De Hablar Con Su Medico – Versión Española

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Better Is Not Well 2014

This video, developed by Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), highlights the “Better Is Not Well” dynamic forum, which provided …

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