Why Michelle Obama opening up about depression is a big deal for Black women | World & Nation | albanyherald.com

Michelle Obama recently revealed that because of the pandemic and racial injustice in the US, she has been experiencing low-grade depression. For the former first lady -- perhaps the most well-known Black woman in the world -- to be so candid about her mental health is hugely significant, two psychiatrists told CNN. "It allows other Black …

Alpaca therapy helps convicts with mental illness – France 24

Alpaca therapy helps convicts with mental illness Offenders with mental health conditions at a southern German hospital can pitch in with looking after a small herd of alpacas as part of their therapy. Staff at the Mainkofen psychiatric hospital in Bavaria say the aim is for the generally calm animals to help patients develop skills …

Bucks eyes mental health court, police co-responder program – News – Bucks County Courier Times – Levittown, PA

"If we can use this rising clamor of awareness … as momentum to get something done, then we should," said Weintraub. “If we can use this rising clamor of awareness ... as momentum to get something done, then we should,” said Weintraub. Bucks County could see a new mental health court and other police changes …

Daughter of Soundgarden frontman, launches IGTV series to explore mental health | Feeling Fit | yoursun.com

  Let’s get the hard part out of the way. In 2017, Lily Cornell Silver’s father, Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, "completed suicide"* in a Detroit hotel room, leaving her and everyone else who loved him — be they family, friends or a drop in his ocean of fans — devastated. In the time since, Silver, …

South Texas mom says pandemic is taking a toll on her mental health | The Texas Tribune

After so many months of isolation and job loss, hundreds of thousands of Texans, like Anna Garza, are just trying to stay afloat — financially and emotionally. Garza has anxiety and depression and could be facing eviction from her Weslaco rental after losing her job. In the weekend edition of The Brief podcast, hear her …

Guest opinion: Addressing racial disparity in mental health and healthcare

Healthcare Network provides cutting-edge, best-of-class integrated primary care addressing the whole person — both body and mind. ++++++++++++++++++++++ By Haris Domond Special to The News-Press While protests continue to address issues of racial disparity throughout the United States, another important issue has received attention through Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) Mental Health Awareness …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa November 9, 2008

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comNov 9, 2008, 10:13 PM Google News Alert for: autism New study links autism, wet weatherKnoxville News Sentinel - Knoxville,TN,USAChildren in California, Oregon and Washington are more likely to develop autism if they lived in counties with higher levels of annual rainfall, …See all stories on this topic …