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Suicide Prevention As we approach the holiday season, we turn our attention to menus, shopping, gift giving, time planned with family and friends, creating new traditions, and honoring old ones. For many, it truly is the most wonderful time of the year. Sadly, this is...

November 19th is The Great American Smokeout

Quit like a champion. About 42 million Americans still smoke cigarettes, and tobacco use remains the single largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the United States. As of 2013, there were also 12.4 million cigar smokers in the US, and over 2.3...

October 4-10 is Mental Illness Awareness Week

Raising public awareness of behavioral and mental health issues and working to reduce stigma. National Depression Screening Day OCTOBER 8, 2015 Held annually during Mental Illness Awareness Week in October, National Depression Screening Day (NDSD) is comprised of...

June is National Men’s Health Month

Men’s Mental and Emotional Health Healthy living involves more than physical health, it also includes emotional or mental health. The following are some ways men can support their mental health and well-being. Get enough sleep daily; the CDC recommends the...

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month

By: Paolo del Vecchio, M.S.W., Director, Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration This May, we are marking the observance of National Mental Health Awareness Month with a series of blogs. This is the first. As First...