| Women At Risk: Women And Mental Health |
Special television series airing across the country
NAMI's public service announcement featuring Mrs. Gore is featured in this program.
The program takes an in-depth look at the most common mental illnesses afflicting women today and new medical breakthroughs in science, research, and medicine that have brought us new understanding of the brain and the connections between mental and physical health.
The program will air on ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX affiliates across the country through December. Visit "Women at Risk" at http://www.allhealth.com/womenatrisk for local TV listings and for a link to NAMI's Web site.
HARVARD BRAIN BANK AND DR. JILL BOLTE TAYLOR FEATURED ON THE LEARNING CHANNEL
This coming Sunday, Nov 14, at 9pm EST and midnight EST, the Learning Channel will be airing a program on the plasticity of the brain. The title of the program is "The Amazing Brain" and will feature the Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center (BrainBank) and former NAMI Board member Dr. Jill Taylor who discusses her recovery from a catastrophic stroke and the need for brain donations to further the understanding and treatment of mental illness. For more information about the BrainBank go to http://www.mcleanhospital.org/brainbank.html or call the NAMI HelpLine at 1-800-950-6264.