Mariel Hemingway: Learning From Her Legacy
Mariel Hemingway is all about balance. She's such a strong proponent of it, in fact, that she began seeking it out decades before it came into vogue as a philosophy for living. Read Mariel's wellness tips from the premiere issue of Esperanza, a new magazine focused on anxiety and depression.
Dorothy Hamill: Gliding through Depression
In Spanish, "esperanza" means hope. It's also the name of a new magazine for the millions of us who live with anxiety or depression. Within esperanza's covers you'll find everything from tips for everyday wellness to profiles of everyday people. Keeping readers current on the latest research, quality of life issues, and other important information about anxiety and depression, esperanza strives to deliver hope with every issue.
Cancer and Mental Illness
Researchers suggest that mental health problems can affect cancer patients more than physical pain.
Research studies involving Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD).
PTSD Increase in Gulf Coast
The results of a new survey suggest that more Hurricane Katrina survivors are considering suicide or exhibiting symptoms of PTSD.
Antidepressants and Kids
A new review concludes that the benefits of antidepressant medications for children and teens appear to be much greater than the risks.
Anti-Stigma Campaign Launched
New public service announcements targeted to 18-25 year olds are designed to decrease the negative attitudes that surround mental illness.
The Medication Journey
Adherence is an issue that confronts anyone working to manage a difficult medical condition. bp Magazine investigates the unique challenges faced by those with mental illness and offers insight for those facing the medication journey.
NAMI Faces: Ramiro's Story
From abuse, addiction and jail to a better life. Read this powerful account of one man's journey along the path to mental illness recovery.
Recovery at Age 91
Mary Ann's tribute to her mother, Grace, telling the story of recovery at 91 years of age.
NAMI Launches National Campaign
Law enforcement, education, business, and health care leaders join forces. State campaigns to go in Florida, Iowa, W. Virginia, Maine, Kentucky, and Mass.
A NAMI Voice: Unemployment and Poverty as the Results of Disability Policy
A NAMI Voice: The High Cost of Stigma and Discrimination in the Workplace
A first-person account by Donna, a NAMI member and consumer advocate.
Mental Health Crisis Demands Sweeping Transformation
New national survey data shows 67% of mental health consumers in the prime of their lives are unemployed: 55% have an annual income of less than $10,000. Nation's grassroots, state and federal leaders call for unified commitment for immediate change.