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Seven ‘Dirty Words’ Words You Can’t Say About Healthcare

So…how are we now to tell people what’s good or bad mental health care? This past week, President Trump directed officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to cease using seven terms, including “diversity,” “vulnerable,” “science-based,” and

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Posted in CDC, Centers for Disease Control, health, mental health, Politics, Veterans, wellness

Why we do Mental Health Awareness Week?

There are a myriad of health education weeks and months for so many different diseases, each with campaigns and events to promote vital information that can engender personal, social, political, and health profession activation. Mental health awareness encompasses a huge

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Posted in CDC, Centers for Disease Control, Mental Health Awareness Week, Suicide, Veterans

“Brain Health” Strategies Can Fight the Deleterious Impact of Schizophrenia

In the world of helping people with psychiatric disabilities, we don’t frequently hear new and compelling information that guides community practitioners to help people with schizophrenia. I had the opportunity recently to watch a very engaging webinar hosted by the

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Posted in schizophrenia, Uncategorized
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