The following groups will meet tonight:
Gainesville Family Support Group meeting
Grupo de Apoyo a la Familia
Athens Family Support Group meeting
Gainesville Gainesville Family Support Group Grupo de Apoyo a la Familia (de habla Española) Tuesday, May 22, at 7:00 pm, at First Baptist Church, 751 Green St. N.W., Gainesville, GA 30501. These Gainesville groups meet the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month.
There’s a virus spreading across America. It harms the 1 in 5 Americans affected by mental health conditions. It shames them into silence. It prevents them from seeking help. And in some cases, it takes lives. What virus are we talking about? It’s stigma. Stigma against people with mental health conditions. But there’s good news. Stigma is 100% curable. Compassion, empathy and understanding are the antidote. Your voice can spread the cure. Join NAMI, the National Alliance Read More
If someone you care for has been diagnosed with Schizophrenia, you may be eligible to participate in a confidential paid research study conducted online.
If you meet the study criteria and participate you will receive
$100 for a single 30-minute on-line survey
The purpose of the research is to gain an understanding of the burden of schizophrenia from the perspective of the caregiver. Feedback from this research may help in the design of future clinical studies and new Read More
The fifth season of Healthy Minds With Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein is now available on demand. New episodes will be added to the site as they feed to the PBS stations.Click here to watch HEALTHY MINDS ON DEMAND Healthy Minds With Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein, produced by the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, aims to remove the stigma of mental illness, educate the public and offer a message of hope by shedding light Read More
This week the Gainesville Times is running a series of articles on Mental Health.
The first appeared Sunday on the front page under the banner Healing Troubled Minds and includes the article, ‘State leaders work to improve mental health services for children’, as well as, an article and podcast about Opioid addiction.
Monday’s article addresses the recommendation for increased access to behavioral health services for students in Hall county through the Georgia Read More