Latest Mental Health America Stories

2010-06-17 15:50:00

Podcast Series Available at www.urac.org/podcast/ or on iTunes Store WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The third podcast in URAC's "Highlights in Health" series was released today, exploring the effects of the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act in the workplace. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100422/URACLOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100422/URACLOGO) The "Highlights in Health" podcast series, developed...

2010-05-19 12:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legendary singer Connie Francis and Mental Health America today joined in launching a new national campaign on the importance of stress and trauma in the development of mental health problems and the need to appropriately treat them in order for people to get better. Called S.T.A.R.

2010-05-07 09:25:00

NEW YORK, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In the face of historically high unemployment, record home foreclosures and a volatile economy, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), an industry leader in group and individual disability insurance, is collaborating with Mental Health America (MHA) in a groundbreaking effort to raise awareness about depression as a common cause of disability. The month of May happens to be both Disability Insurance Awareness Month--coordinated by the Life...

2010-04-26 08:30:00

Mental Health America Encourages Americans to Use 10 Tested Tools to Help Meet, Respond to Daily Challenges ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every day, Americans are affected by the challenges, stresses and demands on their lives.

2010-03-23 13:44:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mental Health America today hailed the "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" signed by the President today.

2010-02-22 18:43:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) advises that Congressional staff and reporters will receive information on the impact of America's economic distress and state budget cuts on mental health care.

2009-10-06 07:30:00

New National Survey Finds Jobless Individuals Four Times as Likely to Report Serious Problems WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new national survey shows the economic downturn is taking a toll on the mental health of Americans.

2009-04-27 13:44:00

Mental Health America's "Live Your Life Well(SM)" Offers 10 Proven Tools to Combat Stress and Promote Well-Being ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From financial worries to family responsibilities, Americans are dealing with ever-increasing stress in their lives.

2009-02-17 09:00:00

Impact of Economy, Vet Difficulties Demonstrate Urgency; Advances in Treatments, New Policies Present Opportunities ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb.

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