Youth Mental Health

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WMU: Rise in Psychotropic Drug Use Linked to Lack of Capacity, Berkeley High School Launches Peer Mental Health Program

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 each week! Announcements:  Join Young [...]

That’s a wrap! Highlights from Creative Advocacy 2018

Our 3rd annual Creative Advocacy, on April 28 2018, brought together YMA staff, friends, families, colleagues and allies for an inspirational night of community and celebration. We left feeling re-engerized in our advocacy work and fortunate for the incredible community we've created. Here are a few of our favorite moments and snapshots from the [...]

Tips for trauma-informed practices for attorneys; Study on Instagram’s negative impact on youth MH; Is ‘Internet Addiction’ real?

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! TRAUMA: What [...]

By |2017-05-25T19:11:53+00:00May 25th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

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+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Community Voices|0 Comments

Voices of Creative Advocacy: Tristin Severns

Note: editors of the Weekly MashUp will be attending CMHACY this week. We look forward to bringing you a special edition of the WMU when we return.  On April 29th, we hosted our kick off to Mental Health Awareness Month event, Creative Advocacy, in San Francisco. We honored five youth and adult advocates for their work [...]

By |2017-05-16T15:41:40+00:00May 16th, 2017|Community Voices, Featured Posts|0 Comments

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

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

Yoga to support MH of JJ-involved girls; female veteran suicide rate increasing; CA prisons could be fined for delayed MH treatment

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! Yoga Helps [...]

By |2017-04-27T17:26:09+00:00April 27th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

In-home substance use treatment shows results; SF Young Adult Court calls on Science; Suicide deterrent system to be constructed on GG Bridge

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! Home-Based Drug [...]

By |2017-04-20T23:59:01+00:00April 20th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Impact of racism and intergenerational trauma; Supreme Court win for students with disabilities; LGBTQ suicide in Utah

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! Child Trauma [...]

By |2017-03-30T23:44:12+00:00March 30th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

CA provides guidance on TFC; Suicide higher among homeless teens

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! State Provides Guidance [...]

By |2017-03-17T18:21:52+00:00March 17th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments