May 2012

Hopelessness: Hallmark of Suicide

by Neseret on May 31, 2012

Tweet According to the World Health Organization… “Suicide worldwide causes more deaths every year than homicide or war. Suicide is a huge but largely preventable public health problem, causing almost half of all violent deaths and resulting in almost one million fatalities every year. Estimates suggest fatalities could rise to 1.5 million by 2020.”

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Money, Religion & Mental Health

by Neseret on May 23, 2012

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Mental Health Awareness Month: Helen

by Neseret on May 17, 2012

Tweet People need to understand that DEPRESSION isn’t just a matter of being sad. It’s a condition, and a real illness. It’s actually a full-blown public issue. But right now…talking about depression is like COMING OUT. And…I don’t mind being one of the first to TALK about my so called little secret. ~ Ashley Judd, […]

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Tweet “There is evidence that many mental health problems post-date experiences of abuse. Therefore, ‘mental health issues should be treated as effects of abuse and not as  mental disorders per se.’ The association between woman abuse, substance use and mental health issues has been well documented across demographic groups and diverse treatment settings. Strong evidence […]

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