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Month: July 2017

NAMI and Advocacy: Staying United in the Face of Challenging Times

By lynseybates / July 3, 2017 / Comments Off on NAMI and Advocacy: Staying United in the Face of Challenging Times

June 16, 2017 | By Mary Giliberti, J.D. As I’ve been thinking about the upcoming NAMI National Convention, I wanted to share some reflections with all of you on advocacy—recognizing … Read more

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Mental Health Problems Rising Among College Students

By lynseybates / July 3, 2017 / Comments Off on Mental Health Problems Rising Among College Students

June 2017 | By Susan Donaldson James Amy Ebeling struggled with anxiety and depression throughout college, as her moods swung from high to low, but she resisted help until all … Read more

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New program screens children for mental health issues

By lynseybates / July 3, 2017 / Comments Off on New program screens children for mental health issues

June 16, 2017 | By Dave Fopay There were a few times in the last week that the child patients Donzell Lampkins saw showed signs of mental conditions that reached … Read more

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Dixon effort spotlights call for Illinois mental health and substance abuse reforms

By lynseybates / July 3, 2017 / Comments Off on Dixon effort spotlights call for Illinois mental health and substance abuse reforms

June 19, 2017 | By John David Drug abuse and mental illness often intersect, experts say, creating a call for help. “When somebody is newly ill, they’re more likely to … Read more

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