Going to the Root: Mass Shootings & Systemic White Male Violence: Hint: It’s not about mental health! — Emma Rosenthal

(With annotated links and resources) Desperate responses to mass public shootings, calling for registries and mental health background checks will not sufficiently reduce the threat to public safety or decrease gun violence and careless feel good responses may in fact make our society even less safe for the most marginalized. No just response to gun […] … Continue reading Going to the Root: Mass Shootings & Systemic White Male Violence: Hint: It’s not about mental health! — Emma Rosenthal

I’m Good Because the Voices of Our Youth Are Being Heard — I’m Good: A Blog Campaign for Mental Health Recovery

https://www.youtube.com/embed/rBSznY3PLm8?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Teens often see what we cannot. Three years ago, my teenage neighbor, Jacqueline Monetta, came to me for advice. She wanted to make a film to prevent teen suicide. She lost her best friend to suicide when they were just 16. Her idea was simple. Teens who had experienced depression or had attempted or … Continue reading I’m Good Because the Voices of Our Youth Are Being Heard — I’m Good: A Blog Campaign for Mental Health Recovery