Depression

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Improving Mental Health Services for Teens and Young Adults

Although the prevalence and burden of mental illness is the greatest in children and young people, adolescents and young adults are the least likely population group to seek help or to access professional care for mental health problems. Mental health issues do not just burden the person with the illness – their family and [...]

By | 2017-05-23T16:22:30+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Community Voices|0 Comments

Researchers find barriers to care for youth with MH needs; Study highlights need for behavioral and physical health care integration

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Thursday! Search For [...]

By | 2017-05-11T15:25:44+00:00 May 10th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

WMU: New bill bars prosecution of kids under 12; Birth control & depression; Digital mental health communities

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Thursday! Too Young [...]

By | 2017-04-06T17:54:32+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Facebook’s suicide prevention efforts; Lack of MH services for youth with ASD may lead to ER visits; MH impact of being black on white campuses

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By | 2017-03-03T22:55:32+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

New research about ADHD; High rates of depression in girls may be linked to social media; Survey on schools’ concerns re: Medicaid cuts

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Friday! Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Is [...]

By | 2017-02-17T20:38:30+00:00 February 17th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

VA struggles to talk about guns; physical activity may prevent depression in kids; parents face criticism when choosing residential facilities

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Friday! Talking is [...]

By | 2017-02-03T20:44:28+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

This New Year, Please Remember the Kids Who Can’t Go Home

“He wanted to ride his bike into traffic.”  “He returned home with cuts on his neck.”  “He’s talking suicide…Please take action.”  “He turned a knife on himself when he was six.”  These words reflect the experiences of four young men who have never met, are from different towns, and have their own unique life stories.  [...]

Effects of depression on expecting mothers; New culturally sensitive MH screening tools for Latino kids; Study on MH benefits of pets

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Friday! Depressed While Pregnant? [...]

By | 2016-12-23T19:01:01+00:00 December 16th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Bill introduced to address toxic stress in CA kids; Steven Cohen invests $275M in veteran’s MH clinics; Senate passes Cures Act

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By | 2016-12-09T20:23:47+00:00 December 9th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Panelists share stories to promote suicide awareness; Major Depression up 37% in teens; How the election affected MH of kids

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Friday! Suicide Survivors [...]

By | 2016-11-18T18:37:05+00:00 November 18th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments