The Jeanne Spurlock, MD Congressional Fellowship is now calling for applications. Psychiatric residents and early career psychiatrists are encouraged to apply. Applications should be sent by July 10.
The Partnership for Workplace Mental Health promotes the business case for quality mental health care, including early recognition, access to care, and effective treatment.
More than 70,000 teachers and other school staff have been educated to recognize the warning signs of mental illness through the Typical or Troubled?TM School Mental Health Education Program.
More than 90 percent of people who die by suicide have a diagnosable mental disorder and/or a substance-abuse disorder. Your donation can help make someone's happily ever after possible.
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Right Direction is a first-of-its-kind educational initiative for the workplace to help decrease stigma associated with depression, which is a leading cause of lost productivity.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS:
This award acknowledges research achievements in the treatment of schizophrenia, emphasizing early diagnosis and treatment and psychosocial aspects of the disease process. Deadline: August 1.
MINORITY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM:
The Minority Fellowships Program works to eliminate ethnic disparities in mental health care by providing training to psychiatry residents and medical students interested in serving minority communities
Mental Health Works is a free quarterly publication focused on mental health in the workplace, published by our Partnership for Workplace Mental Health program.
The Spring 2014 quarterly issue has just been published and features:
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