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Trauma, Race and the Perils of COVID-19: A Call to Foster Community Resilience

July 13, 2020 | COVID-19 | Comments
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Sarah Flinspach

Project Manager, Trauma Practice Area

Across the country, organizers and protesters are demonstrating a critical component to healing and wellness – community resilience-building.

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Time to Give Alcohol Issues the Attention They Deserve

May 28, 2020 | Addictions | COVID-19 | Comments
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Tom Hill

Senior Advisor of Practice Improvement

When we all headed home in March under COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, we could feel a collective sense of fear and apprehension about the unknown: How would we manage and for how long? We knew that, despite the wonders of technology to help us stay connected with one another, a sense of isolation could stir feelings […]

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Mental Health Management: COVID-19 Tips from a College Student

May 21, 2020 | connected | COVID-19 | Youth | Comments
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Nicholas Addison Thomas

Director of Content Marketing, National Council for Behavioral Health

For youth and young adults, navigating life can be challenging enough. Add a global pandemic to the mix, and well, things get wonky. In honor of Mental Health Month, I sat down with John Dellick (pictured right), a college student and member of the National Council’s CONNECTED, a youth mental health initiative, to talk about […]

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Coping in a Crisis: Telehealth Opens New Opportunities for Patients and Providers

April 30, 2020 | coronavirus | COVID-19 | Comments
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William Glanz

Senior Writer

View Point Health Director of Core Services Julie Solinski (pictured) engages in a video conference with co-workers. Editor’s Note: The coronavirus outbreak has led practitioners to rethink behavioral health care treatment and the delivery of service. In this series, we will address the questions and concerns raised by providers and offer tips and suggestions to […]

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Coping in a Crisis: PPE Shortage Increases Risk and Anxiety

April 20, 2020 | coronavirus | COVID-19 | Comments
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William Glanz

Senior Writer

Tim Swinfard (pictured), president and chief executive officer of Compass Health Network, began searching for personal protective equipment early this year in anticipation of a shortage. Editor’s Note: The coronavirus outbreak has led practitioners to rethink behavioral health care treatment and the delivery of service. In this series, we will address the questions and concerns […]

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Managing Your Mental Health – A Gen-Z Perspective

April 20, 2020 | COVID-19 | Population Health | Youth | Comments
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Nicholas Addison Thomas

Director of Content Marketing, National Council for Behavioral Health

COVID-19 affects us all differently. While there’s no escaping the impacts of this novel coronavirus, it does afford us an opportunity to learn more about its repercussions on different populations. We sat down to talk with Jazmin Carpenter, 22, a CONNECTED youth influencer and recent college graduate, to get her thoughts on how the pandemic […]

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Coping in a Crisis: On the Frontlines with the Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris, Inc.

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William Glanz

Senior Writer

Marvin Gorsky, LCSW, senior director with the Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris, Inc. in Montclair, New Jersey, consults with colleagues using his laptop. Editor’s Note: The coronavirus outbreak has led practitioners to rethink behavioral health care treatment and the delivery of service. In this series, we will address the questions and concerns raised […]

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