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Kevin Turner
May 21, 2019
If you are among those who feel tile is too hazardous for use in a psychiatric unit, options abound for floor and wall finishes.
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
May 16, 2019
A Congressional briefing held earlier this week addressed the decarceration of transition age youth with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) and mental disorders, with presentations…
Michael Weiner, PhD, MCAP
May 02, 2019
The treatment and recovery communities should be able to agree on core concepts of high-quality service, but getting there can be challenging.
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
April 29, 2019
Diversion centers are an essential part of our crisis response capacity. Beyond preventing incarceration in county and city jails, a question now arises about also using this newly developed capacity…
Rebecca Flood
April 29, 2019
The treatment and recovery field needs to better understand online therapy's role in potentially enhancing systems of care and support.
Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC
April 16, 2019
BLOG: Even for the nonobservant like me, the sacred stillness contained within those soaring walls and luminous stained-glass walls puts us in touch with something much larger than our individual…
Michael Myers, MD
April 11, 2019
BLOG: I got an invitation a few months ago to give a Grand Rounds at a medical school that had suffered the loss of a resident to suicide. But before accepting, I was told there was a catch.
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
April 09, 2019
More than 3 million Americans suffer from epilepsy and seizures, and about half also suffer from mental health conditions, notably depression and anxiety.
Kevin Turner
April 02, 2019
Installing lights that adjust wavelengths to match the sun's natural patterns can be both expensive and too simplistic. Here's a more thoughtful approach.
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
March 29, 2019
As we develop the capacity to promote more effective decarceration practices, it also will be important to be very clear about how we undertake this work. Here are a series of action items to…
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