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#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – ‘A Sad State Of Affairs’ For #MentalHealth In #America

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – ‘A Sad State Of Affairs’ For #MentalHealth In #America

To the Editor: “We Surveyed 1,320 #Therapists Across the Nation. They’re Worried About #MentalHealth in the U.S.” (news article, Jan. 3): #Psychiatrists were not included in this Times survey, sent by Psychology Today to its professional members, but there were references to my field that illustrate a sad state of affairs. A quarter of those […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – The Cost Of Sweeping #MentalHealth Under The Corporate Carpet

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – The Cost Of Sweeping #MentalHealth Under The Corporate Carpet

BY  NAVEEN BHATEJA  AND  AIMEE NEWON-HARRIS The #stress, #anxiety, and burnout that result from working amid the #COVID-19 #pandemic have been well documented. Undoubtedly, this has helped create a work environment fraught with challenges such as a frightening uptick in #mentalhealthissues and, yes, #suicide. There’s an evident #healthcare crisis in #America when it comes to […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #Entrepreneurs Are Struggling With #MentalHealth. It Doesn’t Have To Be This Way

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #Entrepreneurs Are Struggling With #MentalHealth. It Doesn’t Have To Be This Way

If you are struggling with any kind of #anxiety, #depression, imposter syndrome, or even #stress, please hear me: you are not alone. BY CURTIS J. MORLEY, SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR@SPEEDCLIMB As #COVID-19 swept across the globe last year, many people began taking their health more seriously. They donned masks, practiced hygiene skills to help reduce the spread of […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Dear #Parents, #Anxiety In #Kids Is A Serious Problem

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Dear #Parents, #Anxiety In #Kids Is A Serious Problem

Holly*, a casting agent in Austin, Texas, had postpartum #depression with her first #child, Fiona, now 5 years old. Today, Holly takes medication to manage her #anxiety and #depression. But she also worries that #anxiety might someday affect her daughter — and her son, now 3. Holly explains that Fiona could be shy and clingy. “[I] wasn’t sure if […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – The #MentalHealth Emergency in Young People: What #Parents Need To Know

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – The #MentalHealth Emergency in Young People: What #Parents Need To Know

A #child #psychiatrist explains what’s behind the crisis and how we can all help #kids who are struggling by Brenda Patoine Tags: Mental Health , School of Medicine Last week, the U.S. Surgeon General issued a rare public advisory warning of a widespread increase in #mentalhealthissues among #children and #adolescents. His report pointed to an alarming rise in #youth #suicideattempts […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #Suicide Is An Urgent Public Health Problem In #America

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #Suicide Is An Urgent Public Health Problem In #America

The Pew Charitable Trusts has launched a #suicide risk reduction project and reports that #suicide screening can connect people to treatment and save lives. The #CentersfordiseaseControlandPrevention says that more than 47,500 people died by #suicide in 2019–which translates to one death every 11 minutes–and more than 12 million #adults had thoughts of #suicide. #James Donaldson notes: Welcome […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #AsianAmerican Young #Adults Are The Only #Racial Group With #Suicide As Their Leading Cause Of Death, So Why Is No One Talking About This?

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #AsianAmerican Young #Adults Are The Only #Racial Group With #Suicide As Their Leading Cause Of Death, So Why Is No One Talking About This?

Amelia Noor-Oshiro, PhD Candidate in Public Health, Johns Hopkins University Racially motivated violence looks like the mass shootings that killed Xiaojie Tan, Daoyou Feng, Chung Park, Hyun Grant and Suncha Kim in Atlanta on March 16, 2021. Racially motivated violence also looks like #suicide, which is defined as a deliberate act of self-directed violence in order to cause injury […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Community Voices: The Need For #SuicidePrevention Programs In #Schools

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Community Voices: The Need For #SuicidePrevention Programs In #Schools

By TAEYOUNG MUN March is National Social Worker Month, and #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth closely follows it in May. As a prospective social worker, I want to draw attention to #suicideprevention in the #school setting. #Suicide can be a risk for all people regardless of age, gender or ethnicity. #Suicidalideation comes when a person contemplates, wishes for, or […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Why Is It So Hard To Find A #Therapist? These Barriers Stop Washingtonians From Getting Help

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Why Is It So Hard To Find A #Therapist? These Barriers Stop Washingtonians From Getting Help

By  Hannah Furfaro  #SeattleTimes #MentalHealthProject reporter Three years ago, therapist Canh Tran suddenly found himself on the frustrated end of a long string of phone calls.  Tran knew very well that many of his clients had struggled to find a suitable #therapist. Now he was the one dialing the phone, seeking help for himself.  Straight […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #Black #Male Life Expectancy Hit Hardest Due To #COVID

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – #Black #Male Life Expectancy Hit Hardest Due To #COVID

by Candice Marie Benbow #Black men’s loss of 3 years of life expectancy since the onset of the #pandemic is comparable to the average American’s loss of 2.9 years in #WorldWarII. According to research gathered from analyzing US death certificates, the #COVID-19 global #pandemic created the greatest shift in #American life expectancy since #WorldWarII. Becoming […]

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