Monthly Archives: November 2009

8.3M US Adults Had Serious Thoughts Of Committing Suicide

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image by johnbullas via Flickr Below is an article that addresses a growing problem in our mental health communities.  Suicide prevention has become the number one issue in psychiatric facilities, partially because of … Continue reading

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Jury to decide mom’s mental health in murder trial

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is an article that addresses a really tricky subject.  Read the article and then let me know what you think.  I have a definite opinion–and just my opinion–on the topic, but I would … Continue reading

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In Anxious Times, Medical Help for the Mind as Well as the Body

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchWith more and more people out of work, or under employed, and with the advent of the coming holiday season, I suspect that there are more people and families out there needing counseling and … Continue reading

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Texas To Expand Mental Health Programs For Veterans

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image by The U.S. Army via Flickr Here’s what the Governor of Texas plans to do to help our veterans.  Read the article and see what you think.  Is it going to be … Continue reading

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Mental health of troops comes under scrutiny

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image by Getty Images via Daylife Long before the shooting at Ft. Hood, I was concerned about the mental health of our nation’s troops. It is unfortunate that it takes an event of … Continue reading

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Mental health workers think about their own care in wake of Fort Hood tragedy

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis article simply points out that no one is immune to stress burn-out.  As a nurse, I understand that caregivers are at increased risk of both physical and emotional issues.  It is refreshing to … Continue reading

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New Mental Health Policy Came Days Before Fort Hood Shooting

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Below you will find an article that details the orders by Lt. Gen. Cone to revise the way the soldiers with emotional/psychological issues were to be treated.  You can read … Continue reading

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Today is Veteran’s Day

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchI have not posted for several days, but I have been struggling with the ongoing issues happening here in Texas.  Though I currently live in Austin, I used to live in Killeen and I … Continue reading

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The company is called Truehope

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchI found the original company and its website.  Then I found the article below that describes the latest struggle this small Canadian company is having.  Feel free to research this company yourself.  As I … Continue reading

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A Landmark Conference Revealing Breakthroughs in Mental Health Treatment via Micronutrients

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Years ago, maybe back in the early part of 2000, I saw a television show about a man who worked on a pig farm and who also had a mentally … Continue reading

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