Mental Health News Round-Up: July 22

Frank Warren Holds the Key to Public Speaking Genius Frank Warrens, the creator of PostSecret and a member of the Active Minds Speakers Bureau, is considered one of the best public speakers thanks to one thing: charisma. Janice Tomich, a professional speaking coach, says that Frank’s TED Talk “Half a Million Secrets,” is the perfect example: Frank…

Mental Health News Round-Up: July 8

U.S. House of Representatives Passes Mental Health Bill On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that would seek mental health reform across the country. Among other things, the bill would implement direct funding for mental health illnesses, reorder the structure of the federal agency of mental health, and develop requirements for private…

Mental Health News Round-Up: July 1

Demi Lovato Talks Mental Health, Addiction, and Recovery Pop star Demi Lovato speaks out about her recovery from addiction and an eating disorder.  She discusses how her mental health has inspired her music. She is now mental health advocate, emboldening her fans every day. Effects of Exercise on Depression Underestimated, Review Finds The latest report in…

Mental Health News Round Up: June 24

Orlando Shooting Sheds Light on Mental Health Disparities in Florida’s Latino Community After the Orlando shooting, many Latinos in the area are ending the stigma about mental health. Over 40 Latino-led organizations have formed since the tragedy to help low incomes families receive proper resources for those who were affected. (Note: See a message from…