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Breaking the Stigma and Shame of Mental Illness | Kitty Westin | TEDxFargo

Kitty Westin, a licensed psychologist, founded the Anna Westin Foundation (now known as The Emily Program Foundation) following the death from anorexia of her daughter, Anna, in 2000. Soon after Anna’s death the foundation opened Minnesota’s first residential treatment program for eating disorders; The Anna Westin House. Kitty is an advocate for people affected by … Continue reading Breaking the Stigma and Shame of Mental Illness | Kitty Westin | TEDxFargo

PRESS RELEASE: WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY – MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE

PRESS RELEASE: WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY – MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE 10 October is commemorated around the world as Mental Health Day, and this year the SA Federation for Mental Health is focusing on Mental Health in the Workplace. A great deal of research has been done to show the negative impacts that mental … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY – MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE

PRESS RELEASE: MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH – FOCUSING ON MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE

Press release: Mental Health Awareness Month – Focusing on Mental Health in the Workplace Every year October is commemorated as Mental Health Awareness month, and this year the theme chosen by the World Federation for Mental Health is Mental Health in the Workplace. At a global level, one-in-four people will likely experience a mental health … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH – FOCUSING ON MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE

PRESS RELEASE: SAFMH CONDEMNS ABUSE OF LEARNER WITH DISABILITY

PRESS RELEASE: SAFMH CONDEMNS ABUSE OF LEARNER WITH DISABILITY 18 September 2017 The SA Federation for Mental Health is very concerned by the video footage that emerged this morning, showing a learner with a mental disability being beaten and forced off a school bus by staff of the Adelaide Tambo School. Although we welcome the … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: SAFMH CONDEMNS ABUSE OF LEARNER WITH DISABILITY

Press release: SAFMH launches MY MENTAL HEALTH.ORG youth website

PRESS RELEASE: SAFMH LAUNCHES MY MENTAL HEALTH.ORG YOUTH WEBSITE Every year, the 10th of September is dedicated to World Suicide Prevention Day. This year, the SA Federation for Mental Health is commemorating the day by announcing the launch of My Mental Health.org, a new youth focused website aimed at supporting the mental health of South … Continue reading Press release: SAFMH launches MY MENTAL HEALTH.ORG youth website