Mental Health Awareness Month

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Mental Health Month Kickoff (opening pitch!)

By | May 1st, 2013|Behavioral Health|

Guest Blog by Claudia Sloan; Communications, Cultural Competency, Workforce Development in the Behavioral Health Services Division Today is the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Month... and in honor of that the Arizona Diamondbacks in collaboration with the Mental Health Awareness Coalition is hosting an event during tonight's D-backs game against division rival San Francisco Giants.  At the [...]

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Mental Health Awareness Month

By | April 25th, 2011|Behavioral Health|

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and there will be lots of exciting activities going on. To kick off the month, a Panel Presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, April 27 from 10:00-12:00 in the Governor’s Executive Tower, 2nd floor conference room.  The panel will consist of our very own Dr. Laura Nelson, Bill Kennard (CEO, National [...]

Mental Health Awareness Month

By | May 13th, 2010|Uncategorized|

We’ve come a long way since the days of institutionalization and separation from community, the stigma and bias associated with mental illness, but we're not where we need to be yet.  Reducing the stigma and bias against those facing mental health challenges is a tall order, but it can be done.  Efforts to increase public [...]