mental health

L - R) Phil Mitchell, Dan McNamara, Tony Mitchell, event coordinator, and Dan Leach‏.

Skins And Pins Event Brings Almost 200 To The Links To Benefit NAMI

NAMI provides support, advocacy and education to many families struggling with the fact that a mental illness is affecting one of their own.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

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‘Families Against Narcotics’ Looks To Give Hope To Those With Drug Addictions

Executive Director Andrew Fortunato says FAN was life-changing for him and knows it can have the same effect on others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2015

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How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin Fever

Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.

02/01/2015

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Tips: Dealing With Your Family This Holiday Season

Thanksgiving is a time for families to enjoy good food and a good time — but for some, a family get together can be a time of stress.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2014

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Psychologist: Children’s ‘Resilience’ Starts With Parents’ Unconditional Love

Internationally-recognized clinical psychologist, speaker, and author Dr. Robert Brooks spoke with WWJ about the mindset of resilient children, and what parents can do to help those who aren’t.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2014

Robin Williams' star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is seen, August 11, 2014, in Hollywood, California.  Academy Award-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead in his Marin County home earlier today of an apparent suicide. He was 63 years old. AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

I Hope That The Robin Williams Tragedy Can Save Others’ Lives [BLOG]

Depression and mental illness is a problem that affects millions of Americans each year, and what is the scariest of all of it is that so many are afraid, unwilling or feel like they are unable to get the help they need.

CBS Detroit–08/11/2014

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Court Orders Exam Of Judge’s Mental Health

The judge’s attorney, Brian Einhorn, says the judge went on leave earlier this year because of a physical problem and remains off the bench.

CBS Detroit–07/18/2014

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Tried Meditation? Just 25 Minutes A Day May Relieve Stress

New research finds an almost instant way to short-circuit stress.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014

Local Doctor Making Strides In Fight Against Mental Illness

A Metro Detroit doctor will be in the national spotlight tonight, to present some groundbreaking research into a crippling childhood psychiatric disorder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2014

Mother’s Day Flower Sale In Holly Supports A Great Cause

A Detroit-area treatment center dedicated to helping people recover from mental illness is hosting its annual flower sale just in time for Mother’s Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2014

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