Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

Each year, millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. However, mental illness affects everyone directly or indirectly through family, friends or coworkers. Despite the vast number of those who suffer from it, the stigma and...
Mental Health Month 2018

Mental Health Month 2018

Your overall health? It’s all in your mind (and body and diet)! Since 1949, Mental Health America (MHA) has been creating awareness that mental health is at the core of a person’s overall health and well-being. So much of what we do physically impacts us...
How Can I Help…?!

How Can I Help…?!

What to do in a Mental Health Crisis When a friend or family member is struggling mentally or emotionally, what should you say or do? When is professional help indicated, and what should you expect when you reach out? Offered in cooperation with NAMI-Barrington Area,...
May is Mental Health Month!

May is Mental Health Month!

Since 1949, Mental Health America, and their affiliates, have led the observance of ‘May is Mental Health Month’ by reaching millions of people through the media, local events and screenings. This year, for May is Mental Health Month, MHA has established...