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Month: May 2019

Pilot program to improve mental health crisis response in Rockford

By lynseybates / May 16, 2019 / Comments Off on Pilot program to improve mental health crisis response in Rockford

Posted Apr 11, 2019 at 4:29 PMUpdated Apr 11, 2019 at 10:28 PM By Jeff Kolkey rrstar.com https://www.rrstar.com/news/20190411/pilot-program-to-improve-mental-health-crisis-response-in-rockford ROCKFORD — The often frenetic pace of a hospital emergency room can be the opposite of the calm environment needed by people … Read more

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About 1 in 5 kids will have mental health problems, but child psychiatrists are scarce. Pritzkers give $15M to help.

By lynseybates / May 16, 2019 / Comments Off on About 1 in 5 kids will have mental health problems, but child psychiatrists are scarce. Pritzkers give $15M to help.

May 6, 2019 By Lisa Schencker, Contact Reporter ChicagoTribune https://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-pritzker-mental-health-services-gift-20190503-story.html The girl had always been a worrier. But as she progressed through middle school, the 12-year-old’s anxiety ramped up and … Read more

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NAMI Celebrates Extraordinary Record Of Growth & Announces New Leadership

By lynseybates / May 16, 2019 / Comments Off on NAMI Celebrates Extraordinary Record Of Growth & Announces New Leadership

4/14/19 NAMI https://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2019/NAMI-Celebrates-Extraordinary-Record-Of-Growth-Announces-New-Leadership Today, the NAMI Board of Directors has announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Mary Giliberti, as she departs to pursue more time with her family. … Read more

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CBT For Psychosis: Approaches Families Can Use

By lynseybates / May 16, 2019 / Comments Off on CBT For Psychosis: Approaches Families Can Use

Apr. 15, 2019 By David Kingdon, M.D. and Douglas Turkington, M.D. NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/April-2019/CBT-for-Psychosis-Approaches-Families-Can-Use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is gradually becoming recognized and available as a psychological approach to mental health problems. But … Read more

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