WBFO, Buffalo Toronto Public Media’s NPR Station, hosted weekly conversations about mental health during the COVID-19 crisis. Each week, “Your Mental Health during COVID-19” host
With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the world of behavioral health has been catapulted into a mode of treatment that, while not necessarily new, is being utilized on a scale like never seen before. Telehealth is now the norm and not the exception.
In the course of just over 6 weeks, virtually every behavioral health provider in the Western New York region (and most of the U.S.) has nimbly pivoted to offering some mode of telecounseling to meet the needs of their existing patients, as well as attract new ones.
The “Joker” movie has drawn both acclaim and criticism for its depiction of mental illness and violence. I had the chance to participate in a
Working on Wellness: A Practical Guide to Mental Health is a manual designed to help anyone living with a mental illness recover and achieve the life they’ve wished for. Author Karl Shallowhorn provides simple, easy to understand tips on wellness, and shares his own personal story to illustrate his helpful methods.