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Rules Of The Road For Succeeding In College With A Mood Disorder

September 1, 2017

August 23, 2017 | By Sharon Carnahan, Ph.D. You’ve done it! High school is over and it’s time for college. Everyone is just so proud… and you’re alternating between wildly optimistic and sure of certain failure. As a person with a diagnosed mood disorder, you just barely survived high school—and that’s no exaggeration. Maybe you’ve Read More »

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Trying to manage mental illness in the workplace

August 31, 2017 | The Pulse For as long as she can remember, Madalyn Parker has always been anxious, even as a kid. But by college, she wasn’t sure she’d survive. “I have multiple school notebooks that have half-finished suicide notes in them. I’m a little bit shocked that I made it through,” Parker said. Read More »

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CIT training is effective in health

August 30, 2017 | By Cindy Blacklidge Law Enforcement officers are the first to be called on when there is a crisis; often this involves a person with a mental illness. Sometimes these high intensity situations have resulted in the injury or even death of community members and officers. Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training is Read More »

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Legislative Coffee – Thursday, August 31st

August 16, 2017

Legislative Coffee with State Representative Deb Lavender (District 90 – Kirkwood Area) St. Louis County Library Oak Bend Branch 842 S. Holmes Branch St. Louis, MO 63122 Please RSVP to 314-775-1600 or jhudson@namistl.org. Flyer

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