Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

[Ben] Hi, I’m Ben Gothia, and this is Promoting Awareness and Wellness in Students. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, one in five American adults experience a mental illness. With this in mind, May is Mental Health Month has been used for over 65 years as an avenue for raising awareness and identifying …

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Interplay Between Addiction And Mental Health

Welcome to today’s presentation everybody. We’re going to be discussing the interplay between addiction and mental health and physical health. I just didn’t want to make the title quite so long. Over the next 45 minutes or an hour we’re going to define co-occurring disorders, identify the impact of addiction on the individual, identify the …

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Understanding the Function and Effective Interventions for Cluster B Personality Disorder Symptoms

Understanding the Function and Effective Interventions for Cluster B Personality Disorder Symptoms

Hi everybody and welcome to today’s presentation on strengths based biopsychosocial approach to recovery from personality disorders. Now a lot of times personality disorders kind of get a bad rap because they are perceived to be intractable or untreatable, and in this presentation I really want to look at some of the characteristics of personality …

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Mind Your Whole Health – Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Mind Your Whole Health – Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Ben: Hello Ashford! My name is Ben Gothia, and this is Promoting Awareness and Wellness in Students! According to Mental Health America, this year’s Mental Health Awareness Month theme is Fitness #4Mind4Body. With this theme, we appreciate the connection between mind and body, and the importance of broadening our focus beyond one piece of our …

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Psychiatric Mental Health vignette featuring Elizabeth Goldberg / We Got This

Psychiatric Mental Health vignette featuring Elizabeth Goldberg / We Got This

My name is Liz Goldberg. I am in the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner certificate program at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. The reason I applied to the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner program is because I would like to be able to help people overcome their addictions. Particularly their addictions to pain medications, …

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National Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

National Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Hi, my name is Sam Harvey, and this is Promoting Awareness and Wellness in Students. May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, and in recognizing that, we spoke with Johnny Barner, Ashford University Student Advocate, about his role at the University and the importance mental health counseling. As a student advocate, what I do is …

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