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Month: September 2019

Illinois mental health experts predict growth in telepsychiatry

By lynseybates / September 18, 2019 / Comments Off on Illinois mental health experts predict growth in telepsychiatry

Aug 24, 2019 The Center Square https://www.thecentersquare.com/illinois/illinois-mental-health-experts-predict-growth-in-telepsychiatry/article_c0fd4d9e-c5d6-11e9-8d9e-379761621f9e.html Some experts in Illinois want to bring mental health care providers to remote areas of the state lacking such services through telepsychiatry, which … Read more

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Mental health services for police and firefighters now law

By lynseybates / September 18, 2019 / Comments Off on Mental health services for police and firefighters now law

September 9, 2019, 7:35 p.m. The Times Weekly http://thetimesweekly.com/news/2019/sep/09/mental-health-services-police-and-firefighters-now/ Illinois firefighters and law enforcement officers will now have a new law in place to help end the mental health stigma … Read more

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NAMI Statement On Release Of U.S. Presidential Candidate Positions On Mental Health And Addiction

By lynseybates / September 18, 2019 / Comments Off on NAMI Statement On Release Of U.S. Presidential Candidate Positions On Mental Health And Addiction

8/27/2019 NAMI https://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2019/NAMI-Statement-on-Release-of-U-S-Presidential-Candidate-Positions-on-Mental-Health-and-Addiction Arlington, VA— The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is a proud member of Mental Health For US, a nonpartisan, educational coalition elevating mental health and addiction in … Read more

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What It Feels Like To Be In Psychosis

By lynseybates / September 18, 2019 / Comments Off on What It Feels Like To Be In Psychosis

By Andrea Paquette | Aug. 14, 2019 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/August-2019/What-it-Feels-Like-to-be-in-Psychosis I was diagnosed with bipolar I disorder with psychotic features when I was 25 years old. My mental health journey unraveled my life to the point … Read more

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NAMI Illinois 2019 Conference: Making a Commitment to Better Lives

By Katelyn Foehner / September 17, 2019 / Comments Off on NAMI Illinois 2019 Conference: Making a Commitment to Better Lives

October 18 & 19 at Techny Towers, Northbrook There are so many reasons to join our annual gathering of peers, allies and mental health leaders from across the state! This … Read more

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