Tag Archive | #Loneliness

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – How #Stigma Prevents People From Accessing #MentalHealthCare And What Can Be Done About It

By Hannah Furfaro Seattle Times staff reporter The #MentalHealthProject is a #SeattleTimes initiative focused on covering #mental and #behavioralhealthissues. It is funded by Ballmer Group, a national organization focused on economic mobility for children and families. The #SeattleTimes maintains editorial control over work produced by this team. In the days after Jennifer Stuber’s husband Matt died […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – What Are The Warning Signs Of #Depression In #College #Students?

By Ginger Abbot In 2018, more than 63% of #college #students reported experiencing overwhelming #anxiety during their enrollment and nearly 42% reported feeling so depressed that they had trouble functioning at some point during the last 12 months. Some of these #students may not have battled a #mentalhealthchallenge before attending #college and might not know how to deal with […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – No Known #MentalHealth Concerns Before One In Three #Student Suicides

Dr Sue Bagshaw discusses why #students don’t seek professional medical help Trustworthy, accurate and reliable news stories are more important now than ever. Support our newsrooms by making a contribution. CONTENT WARNING: #SUICIDE Every year about 580 people are lost to #suicide in New Zealand, many of them #students. A Stuff examination of 270 coroners’ reports of student […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – #Doctors Die By #Suicide At Twice The Rate Of Everyone Else. Here’s What We Can Do.

By Marya J. Cohen One Monday about a year ago, I walked down the hall of our clinic to ask my colleague’s advice about a #patient. I often sought his guidance over the years. A grandfatherly figure, Elisha Atkins — we called him “Skip” — loved examining puzzling rashes, talking to #patients in their native language […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – 15 Suicides Per Day: #ConstructionWorkers Seek Solutions To Industry #MentalHealthIssue

by Lauren Clark Behind the power tools and tough exteriors, thousands of carpenters are facing dangers both on and off the worksite. Las Vegas, Nevada (KSNV). — Behind the power tools and tough exteriors, thousands of carpenters are facing dangers both on and off the worksite. “I myself would say—if you can’t handle it mentally—you’re weak. So […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – #Lockdown Takes A Toll On Persons With Pre-existing #MentalIllness

TAMIL NADU Those suffering from schizophrenia, bipolar disorder say the period has been difficult Experts are of the view that the prolonged #COVID-19 #lockdown has led to a deep sense of distress among the public. This is particularly so for those with pre-existing #mentalillnesses. Reduced access to medication and drastic changes to routine could lead […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – Talking About #Suicide Is An Important First Step

Roberts, James R. MD #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 […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – #Suicide, A Preventable Cause Of Death

#Mentalillness is real, hard, disabling and needs addressal and treatment. Written by Aviva Parvez DamaniaMany employed people may not get the time and the resources to get the help they need. India has the highest rate of death by #suicide in the South-East Asia region at 16.5 suicides per 100,000 people (2016). Actor #SushantSinghRajput losing his life […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – Recognizing #ChildAbuse

#Childabuse refers to any emotional, sexual, or physical mistreatment or neglect by an adult in a role of responsibility toward someone who is under 18 years of age. It refers to any kind of action or failure to act that results in harm or possible harm for a #child. The adult may be a parent […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – Addressing #MentalHealth – What Is Copycat #Suicide? Here Is How To Keep Your #Teenagers Safe

#Suicide is a leading cause of death amongst 13-19-year-olds in our country. #Teenagers are much more impressionable than older adults. Addressing #mentalhealth – What is copycat #suicide? Here is how to keep your #teenagers safe. #JamesDonaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for #mentalhealthawarenessandsuicideprevention, especially pertaining […]