You are Enough

My time at Active Minds will be an experience I will truly treasure and remember. I can’t express how thankful I am for the individuals I was able to encounter, as well as the lessons I learned through hard-work and making mistakes. Yes, an internship is meant to provide you with experiences that shape your…

Mental Health News Round-Up: May 3

A New Look at Racial/Ethnic Differences in Mental Health Service Use Among Adults The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has released statistics about how adults of different ethnicities utilize mental health services.  Those who identified with two or more races were the most likely to seek therapy, while whites were most likely to…

Suicide Prevention Month: A Personal Journey to Recovery and Advocacy

Welcome to the Suicide Prevention Month blog series. During this awareness month, we’ll be sharing stories from suicide survivors, suicide attempt survivors and mental health advocates.  Middle School is tough. We all know that. Middle School and adolescence is a time of change and hardships for teenagers everywhere. For me, it was no different. I…