Study suggests regular activity patterns are important for healthy aging and mental health

A new study led by researchers from the University of Pittsburgh shows that older adults who rise consistently early and stay active throughout the day are happier and perform better on cognitive tests than those with irregular activity patterns. The results have been published online at Gamma Psychiatry, indicates that the activity patterns – ; … Read more

“Garrett’s Space” is hosting a 24-hour virtual fundraising campaign

Ann Arbor, Michigan. It’s been five agonizing years since Julie and Scott Halpert of Ann Arbor lost their beloved son Garrett to suicide. Through their grief, the Halperts worked tirelessly to make sure the other young men got the kind of help they wish Garrett could have. “When we came up with this idea, we … Read more

Kaiser begins talks with striking California mental health workers

Kaiser Permanente reached out to striking mental health doctors to request bargaining sessions on Thursday and Friday, saying the company remains “committed to finding a fair and equitable agreement that is good for our therapists and patients.” The National Federation of Health Care Workers represents just over 2,000 Psychologists, social workers and counselors Providing behavioral … Read more