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David Shapiro, Ph.D., California Psychologist (#PSY17495), Now Provides Online Psychotherapy Covered by PPO Insurance

David Shapiro, Ph.D., California Psychologist (#PSY17495), Now Provides Online Psychotherapy Covered by PPO Insurance

After years of running a successful in person private practice in Irvine, California, David Shapiro, Ph.D., is now focusing on providing quality counseling and psychotherapy online in a way that is effective, convenient, and covered by PPO insurance. This often makes his online therapy services more affordable than subscription based teletherapy companies. - May 28, 2021 - David Shapiro, Ph.D.

New Timely Book Teaches Kids and Adults How to Find Self-Worth Differently

New Timely Book Teaches Kids and Adults How to Find Self-Worth Differently

Air Force Veteran, Master Resilience Implementer & Suicide Trainer, Podcaster and Bestselling Author releases his newest collaborative book aimed to teach kids and adults how to find their Self-Worth in today's social climate. - May 27, 2021 - The Success Corps

NYC Employees Now Have Access to Same-Day Mental Health Care Resources

NYC Employees Now Have Access to Same-Day Mental Health Care Resources

New York City employees for the first time have access to same-day mental health care and appointments, effective April 2021, through Mindful Urgent Care – a mental health organization with seven facilities in the NYC area. Mindful Urgent Care has distinguished itself as a pioneering leader... - May 25, 2021 - Mindful Urgent Care

Liberate Physician Centers to Conduct Seminar for Local Defense Lawyers

Liberate Physician Centers to Conduct Seminar for Local Defense Lawyers

Crossroad of Mental Health, Medical Marijuana and State Law to be Examined - May 22, 2021 - Liberate Physician Centers

Andrews & Associates Counseling Joins More Than 1,300 Partners and Cultural Leaders as Mental Health Advocate on the First-Ever Mental Health Action Day

Today, Andrews & Associates Counseling and more than 1,300 organizations, brands, government agencies and cultural leaders will participate in the inaugural Mental Health Action Day to drive the conversation from mental health awareness to mental health action. Convened by MTV Entertainment... - May 22, 2021 - Andrews & Associates Counseling

MIND 24-7 Secures $20 Million in Growth Financing to Support Behavioral Health Expansion

MIND 24-7 Secures $20 Million in Growth Financing to Support Behavioral Health Expansion

Funding enables ground-breaking development of mental health crisis and urgent care center model. - May 19, 2021 - MIND 24-7

The Center for Adoption Support and Education™ (C.A.S.E.) is Opening a New Baltimore City Location

The Center for Adoption Support and Education™ (C.A.S.E.) is Opening a New Baltimore City Location

The Center for Adoption Support and Education™ (C.A.S.E.) is opening a new office in Baltimore, co-located with the Baltimore City Department of Social Services (BCDSS) at 2923 E. Biddle Street. This new location will be dedicated to helping economically challenged adoptive, foster and... - May 19, 2021 - Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.)

A Change for Wellness at the Woman's Club of Winter Park

A Change for Wellness at the Woman's Club of Winter Park

There is a different kind of change happening at the Woman’s Club of Winter Park. Understanding what wellness isn't is their starting point. It isn't lack of illness. Women and men of all ages come to the Woman's Club weekly to practice how to feel and stay well, for life. - May 17, 2021 - Orlando Health Coach

THIRA Health Awarded Behavioral Health Care and Human Services Accreditation from The Joint Commission

THIRA Health was recently awarded the Behavioral Health Care and Human Services Accreditation from The Joint Commission. - May 16, 2021 - THIRA Health

Clubhouse International Recipient of American Psychiatric Association’s 2021 Special Presidential Commendation Award

Clubhouse International Recipient of American Psychiatric Association’s 2021 Special Presidential Commendation Award

American Psychiatric Association Honors Clubhouse International at 2021 Annual Meeting - May 06, 2021 - Clubhouse International

NAMI Atlantic/Cape May Kicks Off National Mental Health Awareness Month with a New Website That Emphasizes Hope

The non-profit Atlantic/Cape May (ACM) affiliate of NAMI amplifies the important message, “You Are Not Alone,” for people in Atlantic and Cape May counties with a mental health condition in its new website at https://namiacm.org/. ACM’s new website makes it easy to access clear concise information on mental health topics including Information about free peer-led programs that meet the needs of those living with a mental health condition, and support programs for their families and friends. - May 05, 2021 - NAMI Atlantic/Cape May

Dr. Barbara Rexer, DSW, Executive Director of Advanced Health & Education, Shares 5 Tips to Recognize Early Signs of Depression

In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month, Advanced Health & Education has shared 5 ways that New Jersey residents can spot early signs of depression, a disorder that affects more than 57,000 people in the state. - May 04, 2021 - Sprout Health Group

New York Health Welcomes Denise Abselet, DO Specialist in Geriatrics and Primary Care

New York Health Welcomes Denise Abselet, DO Specialist in Geriatrics and Primary Care

New York Health (NYHealth) is proud to announce that board-certified internal medicine physician and geriatrician Denise Abselet, DO, has joined its team of physicians. She will be practicing at 701 Route 25A, Suite 2, Mount Sinai, NY... - May 04, 2021 - New York Health

Recal, a Company Specializing in Mindful Adventure Travel, Launches as a Remedy for Work-Induced Stress and Burnout

Recal, a Company Specializing in Mindful Adventure Travel, Launches as a Remedy for Work-Induced Stress and Burnout

Today, more than ever, burnout at work is a widespread problem in the U.S. Recal – short for "recalibrate" – offers multi-day, guided trips that are a perfect way for people to overcome fatigue from stress. Recal, a travel company that specializes in mindful adventure travel, launched this month. By utilizing adventurous and mindful experiences in the outdoors, trip attendees are able to center themselves, renew their sense of energy, and attain a recalibrated mindset. - May 02, 2021 - Recal Travel

Carisk® Announces Two Month-Long Initiatives in May

Carisk® Announces Two Month-Long Initiatives in May

A Kids' Chance Fundraiser in Honor of Mental Health Awareness Month and The 1st Annual Workers’ Compensation Advocacy - April 30, 2021 - Carisk Partners

This Innovative Trauma-Informed Training Has Teachers Raving About How It Has Transformed Their Classrooms

This Innovative Trauma-Informed Training Has Teachers Raving About How It Has Transformed Their Classrooms

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are much more common than many realize. Before the pandemic, 1 in 3 children in the U.S. had at least one ACE. Since then we have seen a skyrocket in suicide rates, drug overdoses and addiction, leaving even more children traumatized. Reverse the Adverse is a trauma-informed professional development that teaches urban educators how to better serve students impacted by trauma. Educators have reported seeing an 80% increase in grades in just one semester. - April 30, 2021 - GOAT Educators

This Successful Meditation App Aims to Make 100 Million People Experience More Peace

This Successful Meditation App Aims to Make 100 Million People Experience More Peace

The successful Dutch meditation app "Meditation Moments" is being rolled out internationally. Michael Pilarczyk, CEO: "We have proven to be incredibly successful in the Netherlands, so we can now enter the international market, especially the United States. The launch of the international version of our app is an important step towards achieving our mission: to let 100 million people experience a daily moment of peace." - April 26, 2021 - Meditation Moments

Courage Therapeutics Awarded STTR Grant to Design Novel Anorexia Drugs

Courage Therapeutics has been awarded an STTR grant by the National Insittute of Mental Health to design novel anorexia drugs. The grant is a follow-up to research by the Cone lab at the University of Michigan that recently published in Science Translational Research that MC3R is a potential target for therapeutic development in anorexia and obesity. The effort allows for an expeditious translation of basic science into eating disorders which have remained an area of significant unmet need. - April 23, 2021 - Courage Therapeutics

Clubhouse International Launches New Global Service Portal

Clubhouse International Launches New Global Service Portal

Clubhouse International launches a global self-service portal for their worldwide Clubhouse Community working to change the world of mental health. - April 21, 2021 - Clubhouse International

Artist Details Surviving Childhood Sexual Abuse in Upcoming Project "Phxck Gxxd"

Artist Details Surviving Childhood Sexual Abuse in Upcoming Project "Phxck Gxxd"

AdynastyO releases new album entitled, Phxck Gxxd, which will feature 20 tracks accompanied by a series of short films. - April 21, 2021 - AdynastyO Comix & Fashion Music Group

British Startup Sets Targets on Preventing Mental Illness with New Approach to Mental Fitness - Video Interview

Minderful Co-Founder, Dr. Prior talks with Well, That's Interesting Tech! about his personal mental health journey and how Minderful aims to help reduce global mental health crises - April 21, 2021 - Well, That's Interesting Tech!

Clubhouse International Teams Up with Nearly 200 Businesses and Non-Profits for Inaugural Mental Health Action Day

Clubhouse International Teams Up with Nearly 200 Businesses and Non-Profits for Inaugural Mental Health Action Day

Clubhouse International, in partnership with 193 leading brands, nonprofits and cultural leaders is proud to announce the first-ever Mental Health Action Day, to be held on Thursday, May 20 during Mental Health Awareness Month. They hope to encourage more people to take action for better mental health. - April 14, 2021 - Clubhouse International

"The Path to Healing Show" Launches National Tour of Hope, Healing and Horses

"The Path to Healing Show" Launches National Tour of Hope, Healing and Horses

"Healing Has Come Across America" The Cast of The Path to Healing Show is taking their show on the road and Presenting a three day event beginning in Cherry Valley, IL. Text Event to 303-646-6558 for more information and how to register. - April 13, 2021 - Elijah's Path to Healing Foundation

Poets Choice Publishing is Proud to Announce the Publication of GRACE ART: Poems and Paintings by Maryland’s 10th Poet Laureate

Poets Choice Publishing is Proud to Announce the Publication of GRACE ART: Poems and Paintings by Maryland’s 10th Poet Laureate

A new collection of poems by one of America’s leading poets featuring paintings created during “lockdown” during this past year of pandemic isolation, remarkable achievements on both counts. - April 03, 2021 - Poets' Choice Publishing

Poet's Choice Publishing is Proud to Announce the Publication of SEEING THE LIGHT, Short Stories and Artwork by Rick Williams

Poet's Choice Publishing is Proud to Announce the Publication of SEEING THE LIGHT, Short Stories and Artwork by Rick Williams

An earlier iteration of this book had as its subtitle, "Short stories of the ravages of alcoholism and addiction, mental illness, bigotry and (stories of) veterans of war.” It is a remarkable collection of broken characters overwhelmed by spiritual and physical challenges. The stories are augmented by very beautiful portraits of veterans. - April 02, 2021 - Poets' Choice Publishing

Black Women's Health Imperative Launches Be Seen, HBCU Student Anti-Tobacco Grant Award Program

Black Women's Health Imperative Launches Be Seen, HBCU Student Anti-Tobacco Grant Award Program

Mobilizing Black Women Students to live Socially, Emotionally, Empowered - Unapologetically Smoke-Free - March 31, 2021 - Black Women's Health Imperative

NJCTS Announces Passing of Founder and Beloved Leader, Faith W. Rice

NJCTS Announces Passing of Founder and Beloved Leader, Faith W. Rice

Rice was a pioneer in advocacy for individuals with Tourette Syndrome. - March 25, 2021 - New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome

Courage Therapeutics Raises $1M for Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa and Other Related Eating Disorders

Courage Therapeutics raised $1M towards development of treatments for eating disorders including Anorexia Nervosa, ARFID, BED and genetic obesity. The company is led by Dan Housman a parent of children with eating disorders. The round was led by Michigan Biomedical Ventures. Funding will be used to test Courage’s proprietary compounds in animal models of eating disorders. The technology is based on the research on MC3R at the University of Michigan from co-founder Dr. Roger Cone’s lab. - March 24, 2021 - Courage Therapeutics

Tampa Crossroad’s New CEO Reveals New Look and Direction

Tampa Crossroad’s New CEO Reveals New Look and Direction

Tampa Crossroads, a nonprofit organization serving the Tampa Bay community since 1977, helps people find their direction, through behavioral wellness, employment and housing services. Today, the nonprofit unveils a new direction of its own, as Tampa Crossroads’ Chief Executive Officer... - March 20, 2021 - Tampa Crossroads

Mindoula Acquires 180 Health Partners and Its Strongwell™ Substance-exposed Living Platform

Mindoula Acquires 180 Health Partners and Its Strongwell™ Substance-exposed Living Platform

Acquisition expands Mindoula’s suite of tech-enabled, outcome-driven population health management programs to include StrongWell™ Prenatal & Postpartum Care and Substance-exposed Living programs - March 18, 2021 - Mindoula

Hecht Trauma Institute Announces Inaugural Webinar:  Cultivating Staff Resilience in Law Enforcement

Hecht Trauma Institute Announces Inaugural Webinar: Cultivating Staff Resilience in Law Enforcement

The Hecht Trauma Institute announces the launch of its inaugural virtual Peace Officer Standards and Training certified course – Cultivating Staff Resilience in Law Enforcement. Live on Zoom, on March 24, 2021. About the Institute: The Hecht Trauma Institute is a global provider of affordable, culturally-sensitive training, research, and consulting, opportunities for professionals and paraprofessionals serving persons affected by trauma. - March 11, 2021 - Hecht Trauma Institute

AI Mental Health Platform Wysa is One of Google Assistant's First Investments in Asia

Wysa, an AI-based mental health and sleep app which won Google’s Best App of 2020 award, is now one of Google Assistant fund’s first investments in Asia. - March 06, 2021 - Wysa

Scottsdale Author Releases Audio Book and Takes Seat on the Advisory Board of the Sold-Out Youth Foundation; Waltman Brings Positive Message to Youth in School Assemblies

Scottsdale Author Releases Audio Book and Takes Seat on the Advisory Board of the Sold-Out Youth Foundation; Waltman Brings Positive Message to Youth in School Assemblies

Fourth generation Arizona native Crystal Waltman wins first place for Health Book of the Year. She was given an advisory seat on the Sold-Out Youth Foundation. She just released her audiobook, and her Book Tour Begins April 7th in Tucson, at Barnes and Noble book signing 12-4 followed by a live book signing event in Scottsdale April 10, 3pm-7pm benefiting The Sold Out Youth Foundation. - March 03, 2021 - Crystal Clear LLC

Childress Ink Client DORD Magazine Releases “xoxo” Issue; Grand Rapids Literary Magazine, Educating & De-Stigmatizing Mental Health Issues

Childress Ink Client DORD Magazine Releases “xoxo” Issue; Grand Rapids Literary Magazine, Educating & De-Stigmatizing Mental Health Issues

DORD Magazine Releases February 2021 “xoxo” Issue, Mental-Health Based Literary Magazine, Educating & De-Stigmatizing with Hope & Humor, DORDMagazine.com - February 19, 2021 - Childress Ink

Women's Health and Wellness Conference Created in Response to COVID-19

Women's Health and Wellness Conference Created in Response to COVID-19

The 1st Annual Women's Health and Wellness Conference is on a mission to motivate women to take their power back by giving them the tools, education and energy they need to start that important change within. Conference sessions will be focusing on self-care, mental health, meditation, home organization, yoga, mindfulness and much more. - February 05, 2021 - GEM Marketing Solutions

Isaac Hardoon, DO Joins New York Cancer & Blood Specialists as Lead Physician of Palliative Care Program

Isaac Hardoon, DO Joins New York Cancer & Blood Specialists as Lead Physician of Palliative Care Program

Dr. Hardoon will lead the division as Chief of Supportive and Palliative care. - February 02, 2021 - New York Cancer & Blood Specialists

CollageVideo.TV Streams Into Third Year Bigger and Better Than Ever

CollageVideo.TV, one of the world’s leading streaming subscription sites for fitness and wellness, roars into its third year of operation with hundreds of hours of new programs featuring dozens of the best fitness instructors...all in one place. Work out whenever you want, wherever you want... - January 30, 2021 - Collagevideo.tv/Bayview Entertainment, LLC.

The Black Women’s Health Imperative  Welcomes Dr. Angelica Geter as Its Chief Strategy Officer

The Black Women’s Health Imperative Welcomes Dr. Angelica Geter as Its Chief Strategy Officer

Dr. Geter will lead the implementation of comprehensive approaches to address health disparities and the impact of racism on Black women’s health through a strategic mix of targeted programing, legislation and corporate engagement. - January 30, 2021 - Black Women's Health Imperative

New Book Shows Why We All Need Work Flexibility and How Companies Can do It Right

New Book Shows Why We All Need Work Flexibility and How Companies Can do It Right

A guide to help leaders free hundreds, thousands, millions of people from a way of working that doesn’t meet our expectations for modern life. - January 28, 2021 - Maven House Press

Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.) Names Sharon Dietsche, LCSW-C, LICSW to the Role of Director of Program Operations

Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.) Names Sharon Dietsche, LCSW-C, LICSW to the Role of Director of Program Operations

The Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.) has named Sharon Dietsche, LCSW-C, LICSW as their Director of Program Operations. Debbie B. Riley, LCMFT, C.A.S.E.’s Co-founder and CEO said of the hire, “Sharon has a vibrant career dedicated to providing clinical services to... - January 27, 2021 - Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.)

Alzheimer’s Los Angeles Marks 40 Years of Service to the Community

Alzheimer’s Los Angeles Marks 40 Years of Service to the Community

With 40 years of serving the community, Alzheimer’s Los Angeles is locally focused and nationally and internationally recognized for providing high-impact support, resources, and education to people and families facing the disease. While their dedication to families today is unwavering, Alzheimer’s Los Angeles also turns its vision to the future and commits to ensuring that anyone in need of help gets it. - January 19, 2021 - Alzheimer's Los Angeles

Medical Mutts Service Dogs Inc. Moves Operations to a New and Larger Location to Support Rapid Growth

Medical Mutts Service Dogs Inc. Moves Operations to a New and Larger Location to Support Rapid Growth

Medical Mutts Service Dogs Inc, a leader in service dog training, has relocated to a new home on the North East side of Indianapolis, IN. The new location provides 2400 square feet of shared office space, conference room and intake area as well as 3000 square foot kennels for expanded training,... - January 16, 2021 - Medical Mutts Service Dogs Inc

THIRA Health is Pleased to Announce a New Clinical Director

THIRA Health is Pleased to Announce a New Clinical Director

New Clinical Director Sarah Skoterro brings extensive experience to this growing mental health facility focused on the well-being of women and girls. - January 14, 2021 - THIRA Health

Centered Mind Therapy Adds Jordan Bunting to Clinical Team

Centered Mind Therapy is a therapy practice that focuses on helping their clients discover healing and build a balanced life through therapy. - January 11, 2021 - Centered Mind Therapy

Action Plus Introduces Tips on How to Can Protect a Mentally Ill Loved One if They Are Arrested

"We cannot stress enough to be sure to ask for a C.I.T. or Crisis Intervention Team to respond." - January 06, 2021 - Action Plus Bail Bonds

"Dammit ... It IS Menopause!" Grabs No. 1 New Release by Amazon

"Dammit ... It IS Menopause!" Grabs No. 1 New Release by Amazon

Local Author, Sally Bartlett, Turns Menopausal Turmoil into Humor with Nonfiction Journal to Offer Encouragement and Hope to Women Everywhere. - December 17, 2020 - Sally Bartlett

Hoarding Explained for Family and Friends - a Virtual Seminar to Help

Hoarding is a complex issue. It is misunderstood by not only the public but also by the family members and friends of people that have hoarding issues. It can cause a breakdown in the family structure. Learning how to communicate with your family member and finding some middle ground is the first step in rebuilding that relationship. - December 16, 2020 - Organizational Consulting Services

NAMI Affiliate in Atlantic and Cape May Counties, NJ Names Victim Witness Advocate Shavonne Davis to Its Board of Directors

The NAMI Affiliate in Atlantic and Cape May Counties, NJ has named a new member to its board, Shavonne Davis, who has a strong commitment to the affiliate's diversity and inclusion goals, which emphasize mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity or sexual orientation. Affiliate leadership recognized the need to expand minority representation on the board in order to conduct outreach in minority communities more effectively. - December 15, 2020 - NAMI Atlantic/Cape May

The New Vaccine Will Mean a Return of the Fear of Flying. New Book by Fear of Flying Coach Paul Tizzard.

The New Vaccine Will Mean a Return of the Fear of Flying. New Book by Fear of Flying Coach Paul Tizzard.

Fear of flying affects 1 in 5 people. With the vaccine in sight, many will want to start flying again and therefore, their fear of flying will return. Paul Tizzard has written a new book to help people combining over 20 year's experience of helping nervous flyers. Foreword by Sir Richard Branson. - December 14, 2020 - Lovefly Limited

NJCTS Announces 2021 Program of Webinars

Tourette Syndrome non-profit offers a series of free webinars for families and professionals. - December 11, 2020 - New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome

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