Mental Health In The Media

Greetings, NAMI Connecticut Members, Partners and Friends.

The recent articles below cover issues relevant to Connecticut’s mental health community:

How PTSD And Depression Haunts First Responders Even After The Job Is Over
The Huffington Post – – October 5, 2019

Medicare Extra Rx HELP Act Companion Bill Introduced in the House
Medicare Rights – – October 3, 2019

Meghan Markle, Kate Middleton And Princes Harry And William Reunite For New Project
The Huffington Post – – October 7, 2019

Murphy discusses new legislation to hold insurance companies accountable for addiction treatment
The Hartford Courant – – October 11, 2019

Neighbor Was Following Her With Camera. Civil Courts Also Dealing With Mentally Ill Without Many Tools
Pete Earley – – October 7, 2019

Rejecting Purdue settlement, CT hopes to gain from other opioid deals
The CT Mirror – – October 3, 2019

Smartphones are grenades in our kids’ pockets — and we’re not doing enough about it
Philadelphia Inquirer – – October 2, 2019

The legal age to buy cigarettes, vaping products goes up Tuesday, Here are five things you need to know
The CT Mirror – – September 30, 2019

The Problem With Suggesting Exercise For Depression
The Huffington Post – – October 7, 2019

These kids demand more than ‘Tobacco 21’ to curb vaping
The CT Mirror – – October 1, 2019

Veterans: Let’s keep their hearts beating
The CT Mirror – – October 2, 2019

With outlook bleak for public option, lawmakers shift to new 2020 health care agenda
CT Mirror – – October 7, 2019

Youngest in classroom diagnosed more often with ADHD, other problems
UPI – – September 23, 2019


And on a lighter note:

Beetle Bailey – – October 4, 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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