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January 21, 2018
NIMH UPDATE
VIDEOCAST: ADOLESCENT SUICIDE PREVENTION: RECOGNIZING TEENS AT RISK & RESPONDING EFFECTIVELY Scheduled for January 24, from 8:30 AM12:30 PM, this adolescent suicide prevention workshop will highlight techniques for early detection and management of young people at risk, along with a discussion about an NIMH study on the neurobiology of suicide. Speakers include NIMH scientists and NIMH grantee David Brent, M.D., Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. To watch: Read More

    1/19/2018

    Across the country, more than 10 million people with mental illness rely on Medicaid, including many who live with severe conditions. Medicaid helps address the nation’s mental health care crisis by paying for services that people need, such as medications, case management, therapy, peer supports, crises and hospital care.

    Recently, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) emphasized the goal of self-sufficiency through employment. On Jan. 11, CMS issued a State Medicaid Director letter supporting state Medicaid waivers that include Read More

    When a friend or family member develops a mental health condition, it’s important to know that you’re not alone. Many Americans have experienced caring for a person with mental illness. 1 in 25 Americans lives with a serious mental health condition. Mental health professionals have effective treatments for most of these conditions, yet in any given year, only 60% of people with a mental illness get mental health care.

    As a result, family members and caregivers often play a large role Read More

    If you have a mental health condition, you’re not alone. One in 5 American adults experiences some form of mental illness in any given year. And across the population, 1 in every 25 adults is living with a serious mental health condition such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or long-term recurring major depression.

    As with other serious illnesses, mental illness is not your fault or that of the people around you, but widespread misunderstandings about mental illness remain. Many people Read More

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