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Guest Blog By: SanaMente Strategic Council* May is Mental Health Matters Month is soon approaching and SanaMente has developed new materials and resources to support Latino mental health. In the past year, 1 in 5 Latinos experienced …

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  Throughout the United States, communities celebrated Mental Health Awareness Week from October 2nd-8th. Thanks to the efforts of the World Federation for Mental Health, the global community will unite on October 10th to observe World …

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  Mental Health Awareness Week is an opportunity for mental health supporters and organizations to raise awareness and reduce stigma about mental health challenges. This week, we heard from supporters across the country who submitted pledges …

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Ready... set... lime green selfie!               Pictures are a great way to show your support for mental health and to encourage others to be open in the fight against stigma. In honor of Mental …

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It’s Presidential Primary season and regardless of where you fall on the political spectrum, we can probably all agree that whomever wins the 2016 presidential election will have influence on the mental health policies that …

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By: Dr. J. Andrew Chacko, medical director, Addiction Consultation & Treatment Team, Palo Alto VA Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD: the diagnosis seems to be everywhere, thrown around in the vernacular like depression and anxiety. News …

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Let’s Talk About Suicide

By: Carmen A. Lee, director, Stamp Out Stigma program Excerpt from “Let’s Talk About Suicide” featured in September’s Wellness Matters, an e-journal of San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services For many years, the word Cancer …

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