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The Mental Health Matters Grant ("the Grant”) is a financial assistance program established by BHB to facilitate the adoption of its mental health literacy and suicide prevention programs by K-12 educational institutions
Professional development programs offer a valuable opportunity for organizations to invest in their workforce and foster a culture of support and wellness. When it comes to suicide prevention, incorporating mental health training and resources into professional development initiatives is essential
Community health organizations play a critical role in promoting mental well-being and saving lives for their community members. By recognizing the significance of suicide prevention and implementing effective strategies, these organizations can make a lasting impact
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Creating an emotionally safe school environment can open the door for students to feel more comfortable sharing suicidal thoughts and life stressors.
Emotional granularity is the ability to put feelings into words with a high degree of specificity and precision. When we can find the right words to label our emotions, we are better equipped to make good choices.
Generational trauma is a term that is used to describe the impact of a traumatic experience, not only on one generation but on subsequent generations after the event.
On Saturday, July 16th, the United States' first nationwide three-digit mental health crisis hotline went live. Previously known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, the goal of the shorter code is to make the hotline more accessible and help to boost awareness.
Over the past two years, as COVID-19 has drastically changed the education system and social options for students of all ages, student’s mental health and wellness has been greatly impacted. Students are suffering from depression and anxiety, and the solution goes beyond increased counseling services.
Experiences like trauma are very difficult to articulate into words, so therapies that can support and connect patients with nonverbal expression are really the foundation of the creative arts therapies