Monthly Archives: May 2018

Silent Crisis is Literally Killing Men

Men who are vocal about any kind of mental issues can be dismissed as weak. As inferior. As flawed, broken guys who are more likely to be ostracized for their honesty, instead of rewarded for their bravery. Instead of affording a fellow man compassion, we mock, […]

By |2018-05-29T07:11:09+00:00May 29th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Silent Crisis is Literally Killing Men

A starting point on the road to recovery

The WA Recovery Help Line, a service of Crisis Clinic, is a 24-hour crisis intervention and referral line for those struggling with issues related to mental health, substance abuse, and problems gambling. Professionally trained volunteers and staff provide confidential support and referrals to detox, treatment, and […]

By |2018-05-16T06:05:35+00:00May 16th, 2018|General|Comments Off on A starting point on the road to recovery

Are Celebrities Changing How We Talk About Mental Illness?

According to Psychology Today: “High profile people who disclose their experiences with mental illness bring a positive light to health and wellness. Research supports this, with data showing how positive stories result in more people seeking help as a result of a celebrity’s […]

By |2018-05-07T13:59:59+00:00May 7th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Are Celebrities Changing How We Talk About Mental Illness?

Great Minds at Work- Mental and Behavioral Health in The Workplace

Melodie Pazolt, Recovery Support Services Supervisor for the Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery at DSHS, recently teamed up with a podcast out of Olympia called Talent Magnet to discuss Great Minds at Work and how the program helps people with mental health and behavioral health find and maintain employment.

By |2018-05-04T10:02:40+00:00May 4th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Great Minds at Work- Mental and Behavioral Health in The Workplace