Tagged "Mental health wellness"

6 Posts Tagged "Mental health wellness"



suicide prevention in the age of cyber bullying – how you can help

suicide prevention in the age of cyber bullying – how you can help

According to a national study, between 6 and 35 percent of the young people in this country have experienced some form cyber bullying. It’s being recognized as a new form of violence, and it has potentially devastating consequences.
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untreated mental illness can mean a shorter lifespan

untreated mental illness can mean a shorter lifespan

There is a 10 to 25 year life expectancy reduction for individuals experiencing severe mental disorders according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
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a new year, a fresh approach to mental wellness month

a new year, a fresh approach to mental wellness month

Scientists are realizing that many of the things we ought to do for our general physical health – like eating well, exercising and getting enough rest – have profound effects on our mental wellness, too.
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That time poetry killed the suicide plan

A recent headline caught our attention: “How a…
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Suicide prevention starts with awareness

Suicide prevention starts with awareness

"Suicide is complex. There are almost always multiple causes, including psychiatric illnesses, which may not have been recognized or treated. However, these illnesses are treatable."
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Talking about teen suicide

Talking about teen suicide

The biggest reason many teens don’t talk to their parents about their suicidal thoughts is their perception that their parents would “freak out.” Would you?
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