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June 11

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: If you're not sure what kind of treatment is best for you, check out our Decision Aid to learn about and compare effectiv…

June 11

RT @NIMHgov: Learn about what to do if you think someone might be at risk for self-harm, and how you can make a difference in suicide preve…

June 11

RT @Reuters: Attorney General Sessions limits asylum for domestic violence victims https://t.co/f6kXyy9MzP

June 11

RT @HealthyPlace: Take action during PTSD Awareness Month. Find out if you or a loved one has #PTSD, and discover ways to get help at https…

June 7

RT @kennedyforum: .@nytimes editorial highlights how current approach to enforce #paritylaw is deeply flawed bc burden of proving a violati…

June 7

RT @WHO: New WHO #MentalHealth Atlas 2017 is now available. Some countries have made progress, but there is still a global shortage of hea…

June 7

RT @HHSGov: Live healthier and longer! Just 30 minutes of physical activity each day can help you be the healthiest father, son, brother or…

June 7

RT @TIME: The tragedy of Kate Spade's death underscores a disturbing reality https://t.co/allKYfHTaV

June 5

RT @samhsagov: FACT: In 2016, 2.1M Americans had an #opioid use disorder (OUD) Only 20% of those living with OUD received specialty #addi…

June 5

RT @APAPsychiatric: From APA President @DrAlthaStewart: It’s Time to Extend Mental Health Services to Incarcerated Individuals. Read more:…

June 5

RT @NAADACorg: Do you want the chance to network with over 1,000 other addiction professionals? Register for NAADAC’s largest conference of…

May 29

RT @washingtonpost: Review: After nine books, what more could David Sedaris have to say? A great deal. https://t.co/lN68Zs3tTB

May 29

RT @ColumbiaPsych: Experts suggest that a dramatic rise in women’s drinking may stem in part from stress and #anxiety over work-life balanc…

May 29

RT @chronicle: “We are trained to recognize systematic bias in terms of race and gender — but we remain too often unaware of our geographic…

May 22

RT @DBSAlliance: According to a new report from Blue Cross Blue Shield, diagnoses of clinical depression have risen by 33% since 2013. http…

May 22

RT @NAMIMass: Knowing what challenges you may face as a member of the #LGBTQ community and how to find and work with LGBTQ-inclusive provid…

May 22

“There should be no shame in having a mental illness, only shame in not helping someone who does.” -Linda Rosenberg… https://t.co/E9wJZarHSZ

May 22

RT @VeteransHealth: HUD-VASH provides individual case management to help Veterans and their families move out of homelessness into permanen…

May 22

RT @PsychToday: Teen behavior—both good and bad—is driven by a desire to fit into a social network as much as it is driven by hormones http…

May 22

RT @nytimes: Alanis Morissette’s trailblazing 1995 album is taking on new life: as theater. And “Jagged Little Pill” may just be the most w…

May 22

RT @RecoveryInst: Opinion | Treat Addiction Like Cancer - The New York Times https://t.co/1jMtPr4PU4

May 22

RT @latimes: Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight addictions during his NFL career https://t.co/9Eo5thwoyv https://t.co/U…

May 22

RT @cspyyc: When speaking to someone who is self-harming, acknowledge their pain, but don’t reinforce their actions https://t.co/fxJXRcGF7C…

May 22

RT @pnetworker: A moving story from @DrDanSiegel of how we're never too old or too dubious to get somewhere in therapy: https://t.co/YFAQZH…

May 22

RT @NIMHD: Why is diversity important to clinical research? Watch this @AllofUsResearch video to find out. https://t.co/vMsGR3pyhh https://…

May 21

Peer support is essential for organizations & businesses, both on the exterior & interior. We must change the clima… https://t.co/IdiNFIg32D

May 18

Check out on of our Insights, ‘The Crucial Brain Foods All Children Need’ featured on the EPICC website:… https://t.co/mkqH8wOpjD

May 17

RT @pnetworker: A full half of kids experience trauma but treatments, including therapy, can help. After a year of treatment, children repo…

May 17

RT @cnnhealth: Why Americans are having fewer children: https://t.co/9kShFV9Fhy https://t.co/Zx9J0WN9NR

May 17

RT @CNN: Scientists have successfully "transplanted" a memory from the nervous system of one snail into another https://t.co/BqqzndjQRd htt…

May 17

RT @pnetworker: An APA poll finds sharp rise in anxiety levels among Americans—especially over paying bills. @pnetworker looked at advising…

May 17

RT @PsychiatricNews: Study shows emergency department visits and hospitalizations for #suicide ideation/attempts more than doubled at U.S.…

May 17

RT @MedscapePsych: It's Mental Health Awareness Week. Here's a review of the state of anxiety in America. https://t.co/K3HuXXTKSB #MentalHe…

May 17

Clinical social workers make their clients feel comfortable and well received by effectively communicating. By list… https://t.co/zs9PrsDBwk

May 15

RT @MHNewsHub: 'THESE ARE THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF HUGGING.' https://t.co/gAjnAorosK https://t.co/gAjnAorosK

May 15

RT @cspyyc: Suicide can be prevented if we learn to recognize the people at risk. https://t.co/KkdYgKz9rD https://t.co/k0CSaO1RDs

May 15

RT @washingtonpost: Analysis: Here's how the Trump administration is expanding a drug pricing database https://t.co/CKDsDLg6gB

May 15

RT @ChildDefender: Thank you for continuing to fund #juvenilejustice & delinquency prevention programs in FY19 appropriations @SenShelby &…

May 15

RT @latimes: STD cases in California reach record high for third year in a row https://t.co/WnkqgfMmv4 https://t.co/AIX0n58j0R

May 15

RT @NAMIMass: If you are an African American your concerns or experiences and how you understand and cope with #mentalhealth conditions may…

May 15

RT @HopkinsMedNews: In the Journal of Neurological Surgery Part A, @HopkinsMedicine physicians show that using #minimallyinvasive surgery c…

May 11

RT @APA_Monitor: Just two years after integrating a psychologist into its staff, this family medicine practice is reducing ER visits and im…

May 11

RT @ClintonFdn: Every 12.5 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies from an opioid-related overdose. Our report with @JohnsHopkinsSPH provides a b…

May 11

RT @DeptVetAffairs: Save the date: VA’s mental health trainee hiring event https://t.co/XPKR1364wM via @vacareers on #VAntagePoint

May 11

RT @NPRHealth: Your Turn: What Do You Wish You'd Known Before Becoming A Parent? https://t.co/ZL3rfO5pUq

May 11

RT @ColumbiaPsych: “There are effective treatments for #opioid #addiction, which must include medication, for ongoing treatment which can c…

May 10

RT @iava: This is very bad news for student veterans. @IAVA stands with @GiBillRights on this urgent call for a reversal. https://t.co/LwOy…