Mental Health

Remember Elvis Presley’s mournful musical prediction that he was in for a blue Christmas? The narrow cultural reference aside, are Americans heading into an especially blue holiday season?Consider this triple-whammy of stressors and their potential cumulative impact: The so-called “holiday blues” that are attributed to loneliness, unrealistic expectations, disruptions in More

The issue of appropriate – and especially less appropriate- crisis intervention is receiving all kinds of serious attention and concern right now, and it is important that it should. We must keep a focus on the critical importance of meeting people’s needs as they define them in ways we can More