FREE mental health and governance training for community and voluntary groups in Co Wicklow. The Mental Health Foundation of Australia (Victoria) is part of the national and international mental health movement, with a primary focus on supporting those of us who are living with mental health issues, as well as the promotion of mental health awareness in the community.
The Suicide Aftercare Association is a Philadelphia-based, 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Public Charity whose purpose is to provide no-charge postvention services, including biohazardous scene cleaning, primary crisis support, and general aid in the aftermath of a suicide attempt or completion.
It is tempting to absolve violent criminals of their wrongdoing by finding something to blame – economic circumstances, religious oppression, the number of bullets in their gun, the gun-manufacturer or dealer, mental illness, drugs, discrimination…anything other than the individual making the choices – partly because it gives us a sense of control as a society.
For mental healthcare practitioners interested in enrolling their consumers in higher education as part of their treatment plans, a great place to guide them is into computer courses dealing with Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL, C++, Java, C#, or Python programming.
Social isolation is a strong risk factor for poor mental health and is experienced by one million older people in the UK. Strengthening positive relationships in later life will help to promote mental health and well-being for all of us. Good personal relationships are vital for mental health and well-being.