Posts tagged: mental illness

Fighting the Stigma During Mental Illness Awareness Week

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The first week of October each year is Mental Illness Awareness Week. While organizations and advocates nationwide use this week to spread awareness around...   Read More

A Personal Story: “I Have Mental Illness”

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This week is Mental Illness Week and we have been sharing facts and statistics all week to create more education and awareness around mental...   Read More

Five activities that make you happy, according to scientists

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Good things come in small packages.  The same applies to happiness. It is not necessarily available in piles of riches or material blisses but...   Read More

Self-Care on a Budget: How to Keep Your Mind and Body on Track

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Self-care should be an important part of your daily routine, but you may not even be aware of how much you need it. Everyone...   Read More

Mental Health Awareness Month: Advocating for Mental Illness

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Approximately 1 out of 5 adults in the U.S. suffer from a mental health condition. Although it is apparent that mental health is a...   Read More

Self-Care for the Mind: How to Boost Your Mental Health

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Self-care is a term often used these days to describe how a person can make positive changes for themselves to get healthy or feel...   Read More

Come as you are: National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

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National Eating Disorders Awareness Week  is from February 25 – March 3, 2019. The theme this year is “come as you are”, encouraging people...   Read More

Responding to Loved Ones with Mental Illness

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Responding appropriately to a loved one who suffers from mental illness can be trying at times. It can be difficult to be empathetic towards...   Read More

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