There is no denying that a mental health stigma exists. People who suffer from depression, anxiety, obsessive thoughts, or even psychosis sometimes feel the pressure of that stigma so greatly, they fail to talk to anyone about it and, in effect, deny themselves treatment that can help them feel better.

Nurses have a pulse on this particular health issue that makes patients feel especially vulnerable. On May 30, everyone is invited to join a Twitter chat about mental health issues hosted by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. At 2 pm EDT, you can use #MHMChat to follow and participate with many top associations and organizations who are closing out Mental Health Awareness Month with the conversation.

Ad

Worden, Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, 5th Edition

Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, 5th Edition, encompasses new content on the treatment of grief, loss, and bereavement. The updated and revised fifth edition of this gold-standard text continues to deliver the most up-to date research and practical information for upper-level students, practitioners, and for those navigating the grieving process.

Learn More

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Share This