Archives: May 2015

10 Common Warning Signs of a Mental Illness

10 common warning signs of a mental illness*: • Feeling very sad or withdrawn for more than 2 weeks (e.g., crying regularly, feeling fatigued, feeling unmotivated). • Seriously trying to harm or kill oneself or making plans to do so. • Severe out-of-control, risk-taking behaviors that can cause harm to self or others. • Sudden...

Start here for Mental Health Awareness Month

— http://www.huffingtonpost.com/susan-vernicek/start-here-for-mental-health-awareness-month_b_7166484.html

Did you know that May is Mental Health Awareness Month? And that the first week of May focuses on children’s mental health? Speaker/Author Susan Vernicek outlines actions and practices to promote mental health in children.