Mental Health

Candidates Respond to Questions About Mental Health

Candidates Respond to Questions About Mental Health

A Candidates Forum on Mental Health was scheduled for Saturday, April 4th.  Sponsored by the National Alliance of Mental Health (NAMI), Mental Health Partners, Boulder Community Health, the Interfaith Network of Mental Illness, the HOPE Coalition, the Boulder Rotary Club,…

Dr. Perry is right – it DOES take a community!

Dr. Perry is right – it DOES take a community!

Dr. Perry is right – it DOES take a community! By Kristina Shaw Some of you may have attended the recent City of Longmont’s event “It takes a community!,” which featured Dr. Bruce Perry, psychiatrist and Senior Fellow of the…

Mass shootings in the news

Mass shootings in the news

Mass shootings in the news:  Finding the balance between paying attention and taking care. By: Janine D’Anniballe, Ph.D. Director of Trauma-Informed Care at Mental Health Partners In the United States, mass shootings are, unfortunately, no longer isolated incidents. We are…

Share Your Value Through a Selfie

Share Your Value Through a Selfie

Mental Health Partners staff “Share Your Value Through a Selfie” Contest entries  All staff were encouraged to participate in this organization-wide contest to help us honor National Mental Health Awareness Month. We asked staff to send in a selfie and…

Fighting the Mental Health Stigma

Fighting the Mental Health Stigma

If you suffer with mental illness in our society, there’s a large chance that you’ve been made to feel uncomfortable about your illness. It could be being blamed for your mental health, being mocked with names or being told that…