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December 20

RT @NIMHgov: NIMH-funded researchers at @uvmvermont develop mobile app to predict PTSD In trauma victims https://t.co/sJQqNgc8QB

December 18

RT @PsychCentral: Insurance Coverage Parity for Mental Health Concerns Is Getting Worse https://t.co/bYBPZsJt2Y #General #PolicyandAdvocacy…

December 18

RT @PsychCentral: Check out the latest Inside Schizophrenia podcast - https://t.co/BiUrNPgWTK

December 17

RT @VeteransHealth: Do you have questions about what #VA is doing to end #Veteran homelessness? Here are some answers: https://t.co/dTZNvdN…

December 17

RT @VeteransHealth: It can be easy to miss medications or lose track of your health goals during the busy holiday season. That’s why VA cre…

December 17

RT @brainline: Dr. Flora Hammond on the five dimensions of irritability after brain injury. #braininjury #TBI #LifeAfterBrainInjury @Flora…

December 16

RT @DeptVetAffairs: VA, Walmart open telehealth locations to serve Veterans in rural areas https://t.co/Wrc7ctnkLR via #VAntagePoint

December 16

RT @PsychToday: Affectionate touches from mom may help toddlers become more outgoing and less prone to tantrums https://t.co/e7Z1hxWoJO

December 16

RT @PsychToday: Why is it so hard to just tell the truth—even in therapy? https://t.co/ogmDvNHSIl

December 16

RT @PsychCentral: This week we interview a twenty-something who is fresh off a bipolar diagnosis and working hard to navigate her way throu…

December 16

RT @NIMHgov: If you or someone you know has a mental illness, is struggling emotionally, or has concerns about their mental health, use the…

December 12

RT @VeteransHealth: Traumatic brain injury is common among #Veterans who served in Iraq & Afghanistan. Even a mild TBI can affect health &…

December 12

RT @DeptVetAffairs: U.S. Postal Service releases stamp to raise money for Veterans with PTSD https://t.co/QGvtbnKqH1 via @fox8news

December 12

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: #PTSDTreatmentWorks and can help you make sense of the #trauma you experienced. Find out why it’s important to seek treat…

December 10

RT @JAMAPsych: Data from 695 observational studies show no convincing, unbiased evidence of harms from antidepressants in adolescents, adul…

December 10

RT @PsychCentral: Meaningful Results from Meditation Research https://t.co/gXWHtXYWzk

December 10

RT @QMULSocialPsych: Receiving a preferred psychosocial mental health treatment is associated with lower dropout rates and stronger therape…

December 9

RT @IRPatNIH: #NIH @NIMHgov's Armin Raznahan studies how #brain structure differs in children and teens with neuropsychiatric disorders com…

December 9

RT @washingtonpost: Investigation: Unsealed documents in an opioids lawsuit reveal the inner workings of the industry’s marketing machine a…

December 9

RT @SecWilkie: .@USPS is now issuing the “Healing PTSD” stamp. The #HealingPTSDStamp helps to raise funds for those diagnosed with post-tra…

December 9

RT @VeteransHealth: For many years, Navy #Veteran John struggled to manage his mental illness which made it difficult to keep a job. @vapor…

December 9

RT @PsychToday: Music can benefit everything from our emotions and memory to our hormones https://t.co/uL2sMIYD3m

November 27

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: Providers- looking for #PTSD resources for specific populations like children, older adults, or families? Explore these r…

November 26

RT @PsychCentral: Physical Activity May Ward Off New Episodes of Depression https://t.co/euzxLOsokc #AssessmentandDiagnosis

November 26

RT @PsychCentral: Anorexia Nervosa Comes in All Sizes, Including Plus Size https://t.co/KQjnBv6bqu #Anorexia

November 26

RT @NIHDirector: Giving thanks this #Thanksgiving for food, family, and #biomedicalresearch. This brief video offers just a sampling of the…

November 18

RT @PsychToday: How to be supportive when somebody close to you is grieving: what to say, what not to say, and how to say it https://t.co/Q…

November 18

RT @NIMHgov: NIMH researchers found side effects mild, brief with single antidepressant dose of intravenous ketamine: https://t.co/ohtPcLo5…

November 18

RT @PsychCentral: Mom’s Behavior Affects Bonding Hormone Oxytocin in Babies https://t.co/Rmw7R1mfVB #BrainandBehavior https://t.co/k15TVHcX…

October 31

RT @washingtonpost: Filmmaker asks how adults can help digitally obsessed teens tackle mental health challenges https://t.co/5kkx1mfzyv

October 31

RT @washingtonpost: Drug industry and ravaged communities are seeking an opioids deal. That won’t come easy – or end the crisis. https://t.…

October 31

RT @Military1Source: Domestic Violence: Recognizing the Signs: https://t.co/Fevdq6DVR7. https://t.co/hCT8bzlxb1

October 31

RT @VeteransHealth: Veterans: do you have a health condition that doesn’t improve but hasn’t been diagnosed by VA? You may be eligible for…

October 31

RT @MHWeekly: People are more likely to pinpoint violent video games as the culprit behind school shootings by white perpetrators than by b…

October 16

RT @iava: Former Green Beret Adam Smith shares how cannabis can help #veterans with PTSD. https://t.co/YmFDfmeb0z "Smith said he has unde…

October 16

RT @PsychCentral: SAMHSA Quietly Deleted All Blog Entries Before 2017 https://t.co/1xYoaHkHvQ #General #MentalHealthandWellness https://t.c…

October 16

RT @PsychToday: Good therapy doesn't just change you. It also changes your relationships and understanding of the world. https://t.co/ld6m3…

October 16

RT @NIMHgov: #ADHD is a brain disorder that makes it difficult for a person to pay attention and control impulsive behaviors. Join us tomor…

October 16

RT @cspyyc: This week's news roundup covers several suicide prevention initiatives, including the University of Calgary's suicide preventio…

October 16

RT @PsychCentral: Podcast: Benefits of a Video Library Documenting Mental Health Issues https://t.co/pkDrPRVUGX #Disorders #General https:/…

October 16

RT @PsychToday: Want to be smarter and more creative? Start by trying to be happier. Here's why. https://t.co/b5yrRRG9F6

August 5

RT @afspnational: It's #InternationalFriendshipDay! Tag a friend who... ✨ Makes you laugh ✨ ✨ Inspires you ✨ ✨ Makes you feel safe ✨…

August 5

RT @molivahemker: ⁦@CDCgov⁩ says about 1 in 59 children have #autism spectrum disorder. Just published large population-based study ⁦@JAMAP…

August 5

RT @JAMAPediatrics: @.latimes study of mass shooting events: the majority of mass shooters experienced early childhood trauma and exposure…

August 5

RT @MHTF: “Research, not incarceration” As the US opioid crisis increasingly affects maternal health, a viewpoint in @JAMA_current offers a…

August 5

RT @DeptVetAffairs: How VA is Applying Artificial Intelligence to Proactively Solve Veterans’ Problems https://t.co/L3Rjr2qQHo via @Nextgov

August 5

RT @iava: A Dept. of Defense report shows military suicides have reached their highest rate since record-keeping began after 9/11. https://…