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16 Ways To Improve Your Mental Health In 2016

16 Ways To Improve Your Mental Health In 2016 | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it

New Year's resolutions often focus on improving physical health, but what if you focused on mental health this year?

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What Mental Health Stigma Looks Like

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health cr...

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Businesses must take action to tackle mental health stigma in the workplace - Business Review Europe

Businesses must take action to tackle mental health stigma in the workplace - Business Review Europe | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
UK businesses must act now to transform current perceptions of employees with mental health issues if we are to tackle increasing numbers of those seeking treatment
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This is the UK's first mental health centre for men

This is the UK's first mental health centre for men | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
The UK's first male mental health centre has opened.
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You've Heard of OCD, But Do You Really Understand It? :: Big Thinkers on Mental Health

“Dr. Helen Blair Simpson of Columbia University Medical Center continues our series "Big Thinkers on Mental Health" with an informative crash course on the ...”
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You Have No Idea What the Term 'Depressed' Really Means Until It Devours You | VICE | United States

You Have No Idea What the Term 'Depressed' Really Means Until It Devours You  | VICE | United States | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
"Depression" was a just a word to me before, like "sandals" or "matinée." Now, I get a pang in my chest whenever I hear it.
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The 'Hidden' Illness of Post-Natal Depression | VICE | United States

The 'Hidden' Illness of Post-Natal Depression | VICE | United States | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
Over 250,000 new mothers experience perinatal mental illness each year in Britain. So why did I find it so hard to get help?
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Why the Words We Use to Talk About Mental Health Are Important | VICE | United States

Why the Words We Use to Talk About Mental Health Are Important | VICE | United States | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
The stigmatizing of mental illness continues to discourage people from seeking help or speaking openly about their experiences.
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A bad job is harder on your mental health than unemployment

A bad job is harder on your mental health than unemployment | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
Even in a recession, the uncomfortable truth may be that "any job" may not be a good job at all.

Via THE *OFFICIAL ANDREASCY*
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MIND THE GAP: A Report on BME Mental Health Service Provision in Croydon

MIND THE GAP: A Report on BME Mental Health Service Provision in Croydon | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
This report aims to provide insight into the experience of Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) service users accessing mental health services within the Borough of Croydon. Project Aims Through discuss...
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Integrating Women's Health Care for Maternal Mental Health - Huffington Post

Integrating Women's Health Care for Maternal Mental Health - Huffington Post | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
A recent research study indicates that for women with the most severe symptoms, maternal depression and anxiety often begin during pregnancy not just after giving birth.
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Join Our Twitter Chat on the Mental Health Stigma

Join Our Twitter Chat on the Mental Health Stigma | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
How Do I Participate? 1. Follow @TEAMBOOST and the hashtag #BOOSTChat on Twitter on Wednesday, May 20th at 6PM PST/9PM EST. 2. Questions will be order...
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31 Incredibly Smart Mental Health Tips From People Who Have Been There

31 Incredibly Smart Mental Health Tips From People Who Have Been There | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it

Know that you deserve to get help...

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Quantifying stigma: pitting the mental against the physical / stars&spirals

#ff @starsandspirals who wrote this: Quantifying Stigma: Pitting the mental against the physical http://t.co/59hRZYvKbn
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Harry: We need to get rid of the stigma surrounding mental health

Prince Harry has exclusively told ITV News that more needs to be done to help people with mental health issues: http://bit.ly/1VmXKlv Subscribe for more from ...
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Why conversations about mental health help break the stigma

Why conversations about mental health help break the stigma | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
I’ve always thought that the worst thing about mental health stigma isn’t the prejudice of other people – not that prejudice is a good thing – but the way that our experiences of stigma can lead us to...
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Coming Out of the Mental Health Closet

Coming Out of the Mental Health Closet | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
Tools for making tough decisions to reach your long-term goals.
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This Is How It Feels to Live with Severe Anxiety | VICE | United States

This Is How It Feels to Live with Severe Anxiety  | VICE | United States | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
My anxiety disorder can make me feel like I'm trapped in a cyclone of negative thoughts and fear. But thanks to the right treatments and techniques, I've discovered how to live my life.
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Why I'll Never Stop Taking Prozac | VICE | United States

Why I'll Never Stop Taking Prozac | VICE | United States | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
I've tried to come off Prozac in the past but felt awful when I did. Does that make me an addict? I've given up worrying—as a depressive, life is livable on them. That's all that matters.
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Oxford forced me out due to disabilities, student claims

Oxford forced me out due to disabilities, student claims | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
Sophie Spector alleges that Balliol College staff 'pushed' her into going on medical leave rather than assisting her with her disabilities
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David Cameron MP: Stop cuts to young people's mental health services

David Cameron MP: Stop cuts to young people's mental health services | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service is under strain and needs your help.
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The elephant in the room—men's mental health

The elephant in the room—men's mental health | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
More than 1.3 million men in Australia experience mental health problems but too few of them seek help because of the stigma that exists.
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Stigma Influences Psychiatrists in Disclosing Their Own Mental Illness

Stigma Influences Psychiatrists in Disclosing Their Own Mental Illness | Mental health stigma | Scoop.it
Stigma and confidentiality are key concerns among psychiatrists in disclosing own mental illness.
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