Mental Health In The Media

Recent news of interest to our NAMI Connecticut community:

Conn. Racial Profiling Panel Considers Health Outcomes For People Stopped By Police
WNPR – – November 7, 2019

Fresh Talk: Grad students left out of the conversation on college mental health
The Hartford Courant – – November 13, 2019

Group Calls for New State Agency to Manage Imprisoned Youth
The CT News Junkie – – November 22, 2019

Hospital Psychiatric Wards Now Feel Like Prisons, Some Say
The Huffington Post – – November 20, 2019

How Therapists Deal With Their Own Family Issues At The Holidays
The Huffington Post – – November 18, 2019

‘It’s the biggest gift I’ve ever gotten:’ Iraq War veteran who lost leg and suffered significant trauma will come home to a heroes house in Glastonbury
The Hartford Courant – – November 11, 2019

Less Healthy Than Gen Xers, Millennials See Rise In Depression, Substance Abuse
The Connecticut Health I – Team – – November 20, 2019

Lindsey Vonn talks mental health, retirement at Philly event: ‘I’m hurting every day’
Philadelphia Inquirer – – November 6, 2019

Most Parents Struggle To Recognize Signs Of Teen Depression
The Huffington Post – – November 20, 2019

Middletown’s state senator Matt Lesser wins Legislative Leadership Award
Middletown Press – – November 6, 2019

Nonprofits say philanthropy alone can’t save services
The CT Mirror – – November 19, 2019

Van offers help to homeless youth in Bridgeport area
CT Post – – October 26, 2019

VIDEO: Teachers say more support needed when it comes to mental health
WFSB News – – November 20, 2019

Washington Post Live Event Highlights Veterans’ Mental Health
The National Council – – November 7, 2019

Yale study links electronic health record systems to physician burnout, medical errors
The Hartford Courant – – November 14, 2019

And on a lighter note:

B.C. – – November 15, 2018

If you have a suggested article, blog or video for our next edition, please send it our way!


Thomas Burr
Community and Affiliate Relations Manager
NAMI Connecticut

Please Note: The views expressed in the above articles, video’s etc., solely represent the views of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of NAMI Connecticut, it’s members, partners and/or affiliates.
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