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InMind September 2016

September 15, 2016 • News From EveryMind • Every-Mind.org

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MHA Is Now EveryMind.

It’s time for a new beginning focused on every mind! Beginning September 15, 2016, MHA will be known as EveryMind, with the tag line, “Your Mental Wellness. Our Mission.”

Register Now for RunforEveryMind 5K Run & 3K Walk

Please join MHA on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in Chevy Chase, MD, for RunforEveryMind 5K Run & 3K Walk.

Reduce Your Legal Liability: Laws and Ethics Mental Health Providers Need to Know

This workshop will provide an overview of current legal and ethical issues impacting the practice of mental health, including confidentiality, records, tele-health, electronic health records, boundaries, and courts.

Youth Mental Health First Aid
For Mental Health Professionals

This Youth Mental Health First Aid course is tailored to be a refresher for mental health professionals and reviews the warning signs of mental health crises and the action plans for intervention.

Attention Mental Health Professionals

Become an MHA 2016-2017 Professional Member! Enjoy great discounts on Continuing Education Seminars, access to a variety of mental health resources, and other great benefits when you register today! Click here for membership application, or mail the membership form, along with payment to: EveryMind, 1000 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20851

What We’re Talking About

Certain Instagram Filters Linked to Depression

A recent study from Harvard and the University of Vermont found that a user’s choice Instagram filters could be linked to depression.

Loneliness Is Depressing, But It Could Have Helped Humans Survive

Some scientists say loneliness has evolved to protect us, but in modern society the costs may outweigh the benefits.

Write Your Way Out of an Emotional Funk. Here’s How.

A researcher’s personal experiences sparked 40 years of research that shows writing can help mental and physical well-being.