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Depression Relief: Raising Hope, Understanding and Answers for Depression

  The NNDC has partnered with CrowdRise for Depression Relief: Raising Hope, Understanding and Answers for Depression. Our goal is to raise $25,000.  We need your help to make this a success. There are two ways you can get involved: 1)         Donate to this campaign to help us meet our goal. 2)         Be a part of …

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Brigham & Women’s Hospital’s, Dr. Janis Anderson Provides Useful Seasonal Affective Disorder Information

Many products for light treatment of Seasonal Affective Disorder have been developed since the 1980s, and several have been used in clinical research studies where they were effective. No one type of bulb or device has been demonstrated superior to all others. The main considerations are cost and safety. In …

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The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research Job Opening

The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research (IMHR) has the following Job Opening JOB POSTING: Youth Mental Health Research Unit Director The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research (IMHR), affiliated with the University of Ottawa, invites applications for a leadership position in the IMHR’s Youth Mental Health Research Unit. This full …

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University of Colorado Job Openings

The University of Colorado Depression Center has the following Job Openings PSYCHIATRIST POSITION Located on the internationally respected Anschutz Medical Campus in beautiful Denver Colorado, the University of Colorado Depression Center is seeking outstanding candidates to join our clinical faculty.  Part of the National Network of Depression Centers, the University …

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NNDC Center of Excellence Member, University of Illinois at Chicago Featured in The Chicago Gazette

UI Health Fights Mental Illness, Launches Center on Depression and Resilience December 6, 2014 By Lisa R. Jenkins The Chicago Gazette The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, part of the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System (UI Health), recently announced an initiative to combat depression …

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Tips for Coping with Holiday Blues from NNDC Member, Dr. Jess Wright

Dr. Wright’s Tips for Coping with Holiday Blues Be Active. If you are feeling blue or depressed, the natural tendency is to do less. Your energy may sag and it may be hard to enjoy things that used to give pleasure. But if you become less active, depression can get worse. …

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Faces of Depression

  Be One of the Many Faces and Messages of Understanding & Hope Our goal is to show the many, many people affected by depression, bipolar and other related mood illnesses. Some are people who live with depression, others are family members, co-workers, neighbors of those who do. People of all …

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The Time to Act Is Now; Help Create a Global Movement for Mental Health

By Kathryn Goetzke Psychosocial disability is one of the more pressing development issues of our time, yet for too long it’s been a low priority. Consider: The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that one in four people will experience an episode of mental illness in their lifetime, and approximately 600 million people worldwide are disabled as a …

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Mark Maynard talks mental illness, stigma, suicide and personalized treatment options with John Greden, Executive Director of the U-M Depression Center

Mark Maynard It’s Hard to See the Screen Through the Tears   In the immediate aftermath of Robin Williams’ death, there was a great deal of talk in the press about suicide, depression, and the fact that the two, all too often, go hand in hand. As someone who not only …

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Landon Donovan’s Other Legacy: Challenging the stigma of mental health | THE WORD

WHEN LANDON DONOVAN STROLLED TO THE STAGE at StubHub Center in Carson, California, in August and unveiled what would become one of the biggest stories of the year in North American soccer, it didn’t exactly come as breaking news. Donovan’s teammates on the LA Galaxy knew it was coming. The good …

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