Tag Archives: mental health disorders

Come Together During Suicide Prevention Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and the week of September 5-11 is National Suicide Prevention Week. Suicide is a major public health concern and a leading cause of death in the United States (https://www.cdc.gov/suicide/facts/index.html). It is also preventable. The … Continue reading

Posted in Event, News, Organization, Project, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Invisible or Hidden Disabilities: What are they?

According to the Invisible Disabilities Association, invisible disabilities are physical, mental, or neurological conditions that are not visible from the outside, “yet can limit or challenge a person’s movements, senses, or activities.” These disabilities include symptoms or limitations that may … Continue reading

Posted in Answer Queue | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Confederación Salud Mental España: Mental Health and Society

The Confederación Salud Mental España (Mental Health Confederation of Spain) is a non-profit and social interest organization founded in 1983. Currently, the Confederation integrates 19 regional federations and provincial associations, which are made up of 300 associations and more than … Continue reading

Posted in Organization, Spanish | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

World Mental Health Day – Managing Stress in the Workplace

October 10th is World Mental Health Day and this year’s theme is mental health in the workplace.  According to the World Health Organization, more than 300 million people globally live with depression, a leading cause of disability; and more than … Continue reading

Posted in Event, Guide, Organization, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May is Mental Health Month: Celebrating 65 years of mental health

May is Mental Health Month (#mhmonth2014). Mental Health American (MHA) and other mental health organizations have been promoting mental health awareness for 65 years. Approximately 1 in and 5 Americans over the age of 18 will experience a diagnosable mental … Continue reading

Posted in Answer Queue, Event, Fact sheet, Publications, Uncategorized, Website | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment