Tips to Nurture Your Mental Well-being While Traveling

Tips to Nurture Your Mental Well-being While Traveling

By Paradise Destinations Travel Traveling, with its potential for exhilaration and discovery, can also be a source of stress and anxiety. The disruption of routines and exposure to unfamiliar environments can take a toll on our mental well-being. In the midst of the excitement, it’s crucial to remember to prioritize your mental health. Here are some strategies to help […]

Restructuring and Scaling Up Mental Health Care for Impactful Change

Restructuring and Scaling Up Mental Health Care for Impactful Change

Photo courtesy: PAHO Join us on Wednesday, April 17, 20234, at 11:00 a.m. (EST) for the webinar Restructuring and Scaling up Mental Health Care for Impactful Change, an event to promote a community-based mental health approach. The event will incorporate insights and recommendations from key documents such as the World Mental Health Report, “Transforming Mental Health for All,” […]

Long-Term Solutions to the Overincarceration of People With Mental Health Disabilities

Long-Term Solutions to the Overincarceration of People With Mental Health Disabilities

By Christina Stafford and Mia Ives-Rublee | American Progress Prisons and jails are some of the United States’ largest providers of mental health services.1 Every year, more than 2 million people with serious mental illnesses are booked into jail.2 The U.S. Department of Justice’s 2011–2012 national inmate survey reported that 1 in 7 people in state and […]

Holiday Health: Tips for a Merry and Healthy December

Holiday Health: Tips for a Merry and Healthy December

By Pearl Phillip Holiday season galore! December is filled with diverse cultural and religious celebrations that bring people together in a spirit of joy, reflection, and gratitude. From Christmas and Hanukkah to Kwanzaa and the winter solstice, each holiday carries its traditions, customs, and significance, enriching the tapestry of human experience. As the year draws […]

Keeping your cool in a warming world: 8 steps to help manage eco-anxiety

Keeping your cool in a warming world: 8 steps to help manage eco-anxiety

By Karen Magruder | September 18, 2023 | The Conversation In a world facing environmental challenges unprecedented in human history, it’s no surprise that eco-anxiety – a pervasive worry about the current and future state of our planet – has become an increasingly prevalent mental health issue. As people witness the devastating impacts of climate change, deforestation and loss of biodiversity, it’s only natural […]

Black mothers trapped in unsafe neighborhoods signal the stressful health toll of gun violence in the U.S.

Black mothers trapped in unsafe neighborhoods signal the stressful health toll of gun violence in the U.S.

Photo Editorial credit: Whitney Welshimer BY Ruby Mendenhall and Loren Henderson Black mothers are the canaries in the coal mine when it comes to the mental and physical harms of stress from living with gun violence in America. In the U.S., Black people are likelier than white people to reside in impoverished, racially segregated communities with high […]

Building Healthy Relationship Skills Supports Men’s Mental Health

Building Healthy Relationship Skills Supports Men’s Mental Health

By John L. Oliffe, Gabriela Gonzalez Montaner, Mary Theresa Kelly, The Conversation Healthy relationships positively influence men’s well-being. Men who are partnered or married live longer lives than single men, and they have better mental health than women and unpartnered men. Marriage appears to offer a protective influence on men’s health, reducing loneliness, depression and […]

Warning Signs for Young Children

Warning Signs for Young Children

By Rainn Every 9 minutes, government authorities respond to another report of child sexual abuse.1 Child sexual abuse can include sexual contact with a child, but it may also include other actions, like exposing oneself, sharing obscene images, or taking inappropriate photos or videos of a child. These crimes can have a serious impact on the life […]

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