Take Back Your Brain (Break the silence on mental health)

Take Back Your Brain (Break the silence on mental health)

What do you think of when I say that? Perhaps you’re asking yourself, “What do you mean? Who has my brain? It’s right here. But do you really have your brain? Or has society stolen your brain from you? We’re put in schools and our brains are stuffed with information that doesn’t necessarily serve our …

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National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2013 Virtual Event

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2013 Virtual Event

LEON HARRIS Hello, I’m Leon Harris of WJLA TV at Washington D.C., and I’d like to welcome you all to the eighth National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. Awareness Day is more than just one day. It’s an ongoing education effort by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, or SAMSA. It’s about heightening …

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LGBT Youth Mental Health | Thom O’Neill

LGBT Youth Mental Health | Thom O’Neill

Hi! I’m Thom O’Neill and this is my new vlog Dr Thom. I’m a doctor in Scotland and this week I’ve been making videos about mental health as part of mental health awareness week in the UK. So far I’ve done videos about specific things like depression or anxiety, but today I want to make …

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National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Honorary Chairperson Demi Lovato

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Honorary Chairperson Demi Lovato

LEON HARRIS Very often, young adults who have been through rough times want to speak out to help others in similar situations. That’s the case with our Awareness Day Honorary Chairperson, Demi Lovato. Many of you may know Demi from her early days with Disney or from her hit songs or from her role as …

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SAMHSA’s 2014 National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Launch Event

SAMHSA’s 2014 National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Launch Event

>>WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF NATIONAL CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS DAY. THIS IS THE NINTH — YES. THIS IS THE NINTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OBSERVANCE SPONSORED BY SAMHSA, THE SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION. AND WHEN WE REALIZED THAT THIS YEAR’S EVENT WOULD COINCIDE WITH THE NATIONAL COUNCIL CONFERENCE, WE DIDN’T HAVE …

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