Monthly Archives: March 2016

Remembering Patty Duke (1946-2016)

Anna Patty Duke Pearce connected with 1,200 new friends on Mental Illness Awareness Day in 2006 — that’s what we at Clubhouse of Suffolk called our annual event back then. Now, thanks to Anna and many of her courageous peers,

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Posted in Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Mental Illness Awareness Day, Stigma

Be a Mental Health “First Responder”

On March 19, 2016, Newsday‘s Laura Figueroa wrote a great story about the impact of Mental Health First Aid training for first responders.  MHAW trainers have been providing Mental Health First Aid certified courses to teachers, care managers, youth and forensic

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