Tag Archives: Suicide

App aims to conduct the world’s largest mental health study, reduce suicides

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is an article about a new App that is being promoted as the world’s largest study of mental health.  It started last week and although it may be over, I imagine the app … Continue reading

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AZ Department of Corrections Warned About Teen’s Mental Health Weeks Before She Killed Herself in Prison

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is an article from The Phoenix New Times about how one unfortunate young lady was treated in the prison system and how the prison system is really not prepared to deal with mental … Continue reading

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The Fatal Epidemic Of Animal Care Workers That No One Is Talking About

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis is the first article I have read that deals with the issue of compassion fatigue.  As a person who is very involved in animal care, I find it interesting that no one has … Continue reading

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THE TOP MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES FACING STUDENTS

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a really good article that addresses the 5 top mental health challenges facing students today.  According to this article, they are:  depression, anxiety, suicide, eating disorder, and addiction.  These are certainly important … Continue reading

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How incoming college students can mind their mental health

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis article simply shows that our younger population have less of a stigma about mental health issues, which is extremely positive.  Incoming college students are faced, maybe for the first time, with issues of … Continue reading

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U.S. officials launch new strategy to prevent suicide

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an article I found about the US’s response to the increasing number of suicides among military personnel specifically and the US population in general.  It’s really great to see that mental health issues … Continue reading

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What Do You Do When Someone You Love Is Suicidal?

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search   In today’s legal maze, the only real reasons to be admitted to a psychiatric hospital against your will is if you present a danger to yourself (suicidal thoughts, feelings, and urges) or … Continue reading

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Female Veterans Have High Suicide Rate

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search It’s a fact that war takes a toll on people.  Sometimes the toll is not expected and not immediate.  Here is an article that describes one of the unknown tolls of war that … Continue reading

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Veterans With Bipolar Disorder May Have Increased Risk of Suicide

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Well, I have to agree that veterans with Bipolar disorder are at high risk, given the ready access to guns and other means of inflicting harm; however, I believe that anyone suffering with … Continue reading

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Know when your teen is sending signs of depression

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Here’s a story from today’s USA Today.  With all the recent media coverage about teen suicide and teen bullying, it is refreshing when I find an article that discusses the preceding periods and … Continue reading

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