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LGBTQIA and Mental Illness Representation in Media
by Mental Health Association in Greensboro on June 21, 2018 at 1:30 pm
There are two things I want to touch upon before I delve into the heart of this week’s post: On June 7, I wrote a post stating that June is PRIDE month and that all of June’s posts would explore mental health within the LGBTQIA community. Those of you who read last week’s post know […]
by Mental Health Association in Greensboro on June 13, 2018 at 7:40 pm
In response to the deaths by suicide of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, the Mental Health Association in Greensboro is offering free QPR Suicide Awareness Training classes on Friday, June 15. The first session begins at 10:00 am until 12:00 pm and the second session begins at 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm. MHAG is waiving […]
June is PRIDE Month
by Mental Health Association in Greensboro on June 7, 2018 at 1:30 pm
PRIDE month is meant to bring visibility to the LGBTQIA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual) community, but I would like to take that one step further and have this month’s posts highlight the mental health of those of us within the LGBTQIA community. Homosexuality was removed from the DSM as a mental illness in […]
by Mental Health Association in Greensboro on May 31, 2018 at 1:30 pm
UPDATE: On Saturday, June 30 starting at 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, a free community event called Mental Illness: A Family Affair will be held at Wesley Long Hospital in Greensboro. Topics to be covered include the significance of talking about mental health, how to help a loved one with a diagnosed mental health challenge, what […]