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Depression Taking a Bigger Economic Toll on US

Depression taking a bigger economic toll on US Dan Mangan | @_DanMangan Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 1:36 PM ETCNBC.com The economic costs from the psychological affliction of depression have gotten significantly larger in recent years—and people suffering from that condition were hit particularly hard by the 2008 financial crisis, a …

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Non-Profit Affiliate Partner of the NNDC, Families for Depression Awareness Job Opening

Families for Depression Awareness, a non-profit affiliate partner of the NNDC, has the following job openings: Executive Director Reports to the Board Chair and Board of Directors Location: 395 Totten Pond Road, Suite 404, Waltham, MA 02451 Families for Depression Awareness (www.familyaware.org) is seeking a visionary, dynamic, collaborative leader who can …

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SAMHSA- 2015 Campus Suicide Prevention Grant

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) RFA Number: SM-15-008 Objectives: To facilitate a comprehensive public health approach to prevent suicide in institutions of higher education.  Opportunity: The grant is designed to assist colleges and universities in building essential capacity and infrastructure to support expanded efforts to promote wellness and help-seeking …

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NNDC Founding Chair, Dr. John Greden Comments on the Common Causes of Midlife Depression and What You Can Do About It

Midlife Depression: Common Causes and What You Can Do About It One in five women and one in six men will experience depression at some point in their lives. Given the prevalence of depression, it is important to know the signs of midlife depression, its causes and, most importantly, what …

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NNDC Faces of Depression Profile Articles

Meet NNDC Face of Depression-Glyniel Garner Please tell us a little about you: (where you live, age, education, profession, etc.) My name is Glyniel Garner. I am a 52 year old wife and mother of three children residing in the Jacksonville, Florida area. I am the founder of Life Enciplement …

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A New Stage for the National Network of Depression Centers

The NNDC has partnered with the Arbor Opera Theatre (AOT) in Ann Arbor, MI on the production of a new adaptation of Verdi’s greatest operatic masterpiece, La Traviata.  The AOT is creating a brand new English adaptation that seeks to create the emotional impact that Verdi always intended – that …

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Mayo Clinic Job Openings

Mayo Clinic has the following job openings: JUNIOR OR MID-CAREER PSYCHIATRIST AT THE LEVEL OF AN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OR HIGHER TO JOIN THE PSYCHIATRIC CLINICAL PRACTICE . The Mayo Clinic Depression Center Group is a nationally-recognized multispecialty team providing expert consultation in treatment resistant depression and bipolar disorder. Our consultation …

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13th Annual Depression on College Campuses Conference

March 11-12, 2015 Rackham Graduate School 915 East Washington St Ann Arbor, Michigan Register by this Friday, February 6 to receive the “early bird” discount! Recent research indicates that more than half of college students report “above average” or “tremendous” stress levels, and 30 percent say that stress has a negative impact …

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Kay Redfield Jamison: Risk and Reward

Prominent scientist Kay Redfield Jamison gambled her career when she made the weighty decision to disclose her diagnosis. And look where it got her! By Maureen Salamon With a pert blonde bob, black turtleneck and flowing floral skirt, Kay Redfield Jamison, PhD, is the epitome of polished elegance as she …

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Depression in Mothers: More Than The Blues A Toolkit for Family Service Providers

NNDC Members Dr. Robert Ammerman, University of Cincinnati & Lindner Center of Hope and Dr. Bill Beardslee, Harvard University both participated in the creation of this SAMHSA Toolkit on Maternal Depression. The toolkit is designed for professionals who work with low income mothers and often encounter depression. Below is an …

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