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Weekly Roundup (For The Week of February 25th)

Check out NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania’s Weekly Roundup, a list of interesting blog posts, online content, and podcasts relating to mental illness and mental health, picked by our staff. To raise awareness for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, this week’s weekly roundup will focus on eating disorders and the individuals and organizations that are working [...]

By | 2018-03-02T20:23:58+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|NAMI Blog|0 Comments

The Weekly Roundup (For The Week of February 18th)

Check out NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania’s Weekly Roundup, a list of interesting blog posts, online content, and podcasts relating to mental illness and mental health, picked by our staff. In honor of Black History Month, this week’s weekly roundup will focus on African-American and Black narratives on mental illness. The articles and blogs included on [...]

By | 2018-02-23T19:24:47+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|NAMI Blog|0 Comments

NAMI’s Statement Regarding President Trump’s Recent Comments On Mental Health Care

In recent days, there has been a lot of rhetoric by the President and the NRA about "crazy people" and a desire to return to the days of the "institutions." These comments reinforce inaccurate and negative stereotypes and create barriers to having real conversations about how to improve the mental health services that lead [...]

By | 2018-02-23T15:17:28+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Action Alert|0 Comments

Gov. Tom Wolf Delivers 2018-19 Budget Address

On Feb. 6, 2018, Gov. Tom Wolf delivered his 2018-19 budget address in Harrisburg. One highlight of the spending plan includes merging the Dept. of Health and the Dept. of Human Services. “By creating one health and human services agency, we will be able to provide care and assistance to Pennsylvanians in a more [...]

By | 2018-02-16T16:55:12+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Action Alert|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup (For The Week of February 4th)

Check out NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania’s Weekly Roundup, a list of interesting blog posts and online content relating to mental illness and mental health, picked by our staff. The articles and blogs included on this list do not necessarily represent the views of NAMI. Local Feature @SteelSmilingPGH - 90 Days of Street Therapy Steel Smiling, [...]

By | 2018-02-09T18:30:16+00:00 February 9th, 2018|NAMI Blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup (For the Week of January 28th)

Check out NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania’s Weekly Roundup, a list of interesting blog posts and online content relating to mental illness and mental health, picked by our staff. The articles and blogs included on this list do not necessarily represent the views of NAMI. Around the Web “A Sermon Of Truth About Depression” by Kathy [...]

By | 2018-02-02T20:23:48+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|NAMI Blog|0 Comments

OMHSAS Request for Participation

The Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services is seeking individuals and family members of individuals who have received mental health and/or behavioral health services to participate in a Consumer and Family Discussion with a representative of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA).The Consumer and Family Discussion will be held on Wednesday, [...]

By | 2018-01-30T18:06:24+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Action Alert|0 Comments

Federal Government Reauthorizes the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Good news for families in Pennsylvania and across the country who rely on the Children's Health Insurance program, or CHIP. This week, the U.S. House and U.S. Senate voted to end the government shutdown by passing a continuing resolution that includes a 6-year renewal of CHIP. In September, Congress let federal funding for the [...]

By | 2018-01-29T14:04:16+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Action Alert|0 Comments

Introducing NAMI Homefront

Beginning in February, for the first time ever, NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania is offering NAMI Homefront, a free, confidential, six-session educational program for families, caregivers, and friends of military service members and veterans with mental health conditions. Classes will be held once a week and will begin Thursday, February 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 [...]

By | 2018-01-26T21:26:12+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Events and Happenings, Featured Events|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Review: Eat Your Feelings

By Alyssa Cypher Lindsey Smith (aka The Food Mood Girl) is a Pittsburgh-based author, health coach, and speaker. Recently, Lindsey published a new book, titled “Eat Your Feelings: The Food-Mood Girl’s Guide to Transforming Your Emotional Eating.” In her new book, Lindsey provides background knowledge, healthy tips, and easy-to-follow recipes to help [...]

By | 2018-01-26T21:29:16+00:00 January 26th, 2018|NAMI Blog|0 Comments