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Google Mental Health News Aug 21, 2014 - I am somewhat perplexed as to media coverage of Robin Williams' suicide, his chronic depression and the 24-hour plug for mental-health awareness. It's quickly departed for the onslaught coverage of people pouring ice water over their heads in support ...
Google Mental Health News Aug 21, 2014 - Douglas Todd: Unprecedented effort to improve men's mental health But the Man-Up Against Suicide exhibit, which will soon go on tour, is just a small part of Movember's unprecedented $12-million Canadian campaign to strengthen men's mental health, particularly in regard to male suicide and depression. Last year, for ...and more »
Google Mental Health News Aug 21, 2014 - Mr Campbell, a former advisor to Tony Blair who has become a prominent campaigner on mental health issues, told that under the Coalition “mental health services have gone to the front of the queue for cuts”, but said that all three ...
Google Mental Health News Aug 21, 2014 - NPR (blog) Each year, more than 5 million American adults experience a major depressive episode and do not seek treatment, according to a recent NerdWallet study. While insurance coverage for mental health treatment is more widely available and comprehensive ...Mental Health Meets 'Moneyball' In San AntonioNPR (blog)Where the Police ...
Google Mental Health News Aug 21, 2014 - The second annual Shine Out! Shout Out! hockey tournament will be held next month in Oakville in support of youth mental health. The adult recreational competition, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 6 at Canlan Ice Sports, raised $30,000 for Canadian ...
American Psychological Association Aug 21, 2014 - Combat-related guilt is the most significant predictor of suicide attempts and of preoccupation with suicide after discharge from the military.
Psych Central News Aug 21, 2014 - Growing up poor appears to influence a person’s sense of control, leading them to give up quickly on challenging tasks. Moreover, the perceived loss of control may contribute to impulsive decision-making and unwise behaviors, suggests research recently published by the American Psychological Association. “Two people with different ...
Google Mental Health News Aug 21, 2014 - Studies of U.S. military personnel have found a similar link, but the Canadian report's authors say it would be wrong to screen military personnel based on previous mental health treatment, because many people who had previously sought mental health ...and more »