Monthly Archives: June 2018

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Why CEOs Need To Talk About Mental Health

Talking about mental health is a conversation entrepreneurs may need more than the rest—research suggests that entrepreneurs are significantly more likely to deal with mental health issues. Thirty percent of entrepreneurs surveyed in a recent study led by psychologist and University of California San Francisco professor Michael […]

By |2018-06-29T13:49:44+00:00June 29th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Why CEOs Need To Talk About Mental Health

HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS BRING AWARENESS TO MENTAL HEALTH

Both high school and college are exciting times for students, but these times can also be challenging, and fraught with academic concerns, upcoming changes, and the pressure to succeed. Teens and college students in recent days are speaking more openly and honestly about mental health issues. Nineteen students from 12 Bay Area high schools who […]

By |2018-06-21T13:14:27+00:00June 21st, 2018|General|Comments Off on HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS BRING AWARENESS TO MENTAL HEALTH

Hiding My Mental Illness from My Asian Family Almost Killed Me

The stigma associated with mental illness is so deeply entrenched in Asian culture; it’s unrealistic to think people can change their minds that easily. But this pressure to hide our problems away has dangerous consequences. The shame is killing us — older Asian-American women have the highest rates of suicide compared to any other […]

By |2018-06-18T11:57:14+00:00June 18th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Hiding My Mental Illness from My Asian Family Almost Killed Me

Treat Mental Health Like Dental Health

“Imagine if we treated mental health with the same priority and importance as dental health. No taboo, no-nonsense, just looking after our minds twice a day with regular check-ups on top of that. Would we be in a different situation with mental health?”

Continue reading here:

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jodiecook/2018/05/31/mental-health-dental-health/2/#340470fe68f4

By |2018-06-01T12:21:59+00:00June 1st, 2018|General|Comments Off on Treat Mental Health Like Dental Health