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Anatomy of an Epidemic: Summary of Findings by Robert Whitaker

May 23, 2011

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In the workshop last week participants had access to a hard copy of this very valuable tool created by Robert Whitaker, his summary of findings. http://www.ncmhr.org/downloads/Anatomy-Of-An-Epidemic-Summary-Of-Findings-Whitaker.pdf This is a pdf file that you can read online, download and save or print. For anyone who has not yet read this book, this summary provides an overview of […]

Thich Naht Hanh On Creating Mental Health

May 19, 2011

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“Restoring mental health does not mean simply adjusting individuals to the modern world of rapid economic growth. The world is ill, and adapting to an ill environment cannot bring real mental health. Psychiatric Treatment requires environmental change and psychiatrists must participate in efforts to change the environment, but that is only half the task. The other half is […]

BUILDING A WELLNESS COMMUNITY IAMHR Recovery in Iowa Conference May 16 & 17

May 9, 2011

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This site is the online resource for the workshop led by Susan Smith and Carolyn Pettit-Lange on Tuesday May 17, 2011 and is meant to be a resource for those using or seeking mental health services, those who choose to provide mental health services and other interested persons. The title of this workshop: Considering the […]