Governor Hochul announced details of a $1 billion plan to overhaul the continuum of mental health care in New York State

State Senator Natalia Fernandez said, “The governor’s budget proposals for mental health reflect the long-overdue seriousness that is as serious as the problem itself. A significant increase in spending from 2023 should lead to a wave of positive outcomes for issues that are inextricable from mental health and substance abuse. I am encouraged to see … Read more

Satori Capital launches ‘Satori Neuro’ mental health strategy | national business

DALLAS AND FORT WORTH, TX – (BUSINESS WIRE) – February 1, 2023 – Satori Capital, a multi-strategy investment firm founded on the principles of mindful capitalism, today announced the launch of a new business focused on transformational companies developing innovative mental health solutions. This press release features multimedia. View the full version here: Dr. … Read more

The highest funded allotment in Alaska is a $99 million gym in Fort Wainwright. Officials say it will boost military mental health.

A military base at Fort Wainwright, photographed September 9, 2015. (Loren Holmes/ADN) WASHINGTON — The most expensive Alaskan project in a federal spending bill funds a $99 million gym in Fort Wainwright. The Fort Wainwright Fitness Center extension in Fairbanks will include an indoor track and AstroTurf field that military personnel and their families can … Read more

Are more and more people suffering from depression and anxiety, or are we getting better at talking about mental health?

This story was originally published in Group Therapy, a weekly newsletter that answers questions readers send in about what’s weighing on their hearts and minds. Register here To get it in your inbox. Over the past decade, and especially since 2020, knowledge that more and more people suffer from mental health conditions has become routine, … Read more

Letters to the Editor – Oklahoma City, mental health, senior housing, gender identity

Oklahoma City is a success story Reply: “The quarterback gets things done — Oklahoma City is neither red nor blue and leads unanimously. America can, too,” by David Holt, Sunday Opinion. Thanks for highlighting Mayor Holt and my ancestral homeland. Oklahoma City is a vivid example of Republicans and Democrats working together on civic issues … Read more

With his new movie Speak to Me, Dix Hills artist Kurt Damas hopes to shed light on men’s mental health

The grief that followed the death of his close friend Kurt Damas last year changed his view of mental health. The loss he experienced was a catalyst for Damas, who had also lost his uncle, to write and direct a film that he hoped would help start a conversation about it. Psychological healthEspecially among men. … Read more

Celebrations can benefit your health and well-being

Perceived social support is an important factor in maintaining mental health and well-being. Studies have shown that individuals with higher levels of perceived social support have better mental and physical health outcomes, and are less likely to experience depression, anxiety, and stress. New research finds that celebrations that highlight accomplishments can enhance the perception of … Read more