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  June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month,…

Positive shifts in societal acceptance of LGBTQ+ individuals have led LGBTQ+ youth to “come out” at younger developmental ages. However, if the youth is in an unsupportive or hostile environment…

May is a time to raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and to reduce the stigma around …

According to the Pediatric Mental Health Institute, pediatric providers who rely solely on clinical judgment to identify patients with mental health concerns will only positively identify…

Alison Manning, MD is board certified in pediatrics, adult psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. She is an assistant professor at Duke University where she works on the inpatient…

NC-PAL began in 2017 as a small pilot for a mental health telephone consultation service in six NC counties. In 2018, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) received…

Bipolar disorders cause unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, concentration, and the ability to carry out day-to-day…

Dr. Diaz Stransky obtained her medical degree in Mexico and did a postdoctoral research fellowship at Johns Hopkins/Kennedy Krieger in neurodevelopmental disorders. She trained at Yale in the…

Health care providers and other professionals who care for patients need support too. The Emotional PPE Project and…

The International Stress Management Association (ISMA) created the week to raise awareness of stress, stress prevention, and the importance of well-being for individuals and organizations—raising…