National Council (@NationalCouncil )

National Council

Bio The unifying voice of America’s mental health and addiction treatment organizations, serving 3,326 members across the country.
Location Washington, DC
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Following 3,7K
Account created 27-01-2009 15:24:29
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Buffer : Mark your calendars 🗓️ The #mentalhealth and #addiction community is coming together in New Hampshire for the Unite for Mental Health Town Hall on December 16. Join us as we demand #MentalHealthforUS!

Buffer : We are facing a #mentalhealth crisis in our country, and #CitiesThrive has developed a visionary plan empowering cities across New York to address this national emergency at the local level. - Chuck Ingoglia, CEO of the National Council: Chirlane McCray

Buffer : The Veterans Administration reports that approximately 22 veterans die by suicide every day. Hope and help is possible. #BeThe1To contact The Lifeline for support:

Buffer : #NatCon20 isn’t just the largest behavioral health conference in the world - it’s
also the most fun! Hear engaging speakers, great musical acts, and powerful testimony while enjoying all that Austin has to offer. Register here: #fridayfeeling

Buffer : Calling all health care innovators: You’re invited to wow the #NatCon20 crowd by leading an Ignite Session or #TEDTalk in Austin, Texas. Tomorrow is the final day to apply for a spot in our learning lineup:

Buffer : It can be easy to get busy during the holiday season, but taking a few minutes every day to practice gratitude can have a positive and long-lasting impact on your mental health. Check out tips from MentalHealthFirstAid and #BeTheDifference for yourself today!

Buffer : This time can bring on or worsen stress, anxiety and depression. Check out these coping tips from NAMI to help you manage your mental health during the holidays. #happythanksgiving

Buffer : Do you know where the Presidential Candidates stand? Reach out and let candidates know that mental health and addiction should be a platform priority. Learn more here: #MentalHealthforUS

iPhone : Want to #BeCareCurious about #mentalhealth? Why is early diagnosis and intervention so important? Heres an example from National Council, with extra tips from (((Chrisa Hickey))) and Mental Health America. #NFCMonth #NationalFamilyCaregiversMonth #schizophrenia

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Buffer : Knowing that a friend or loved one is struggling with their #mentalhealth can be scary and confusing. You may feel helpless, but you can make a difference by listening, being prepared, and knowing when to act. via Active Minds

Buffer : Participate in “deep dive” discussions on such topics as mass violence, talent management, access in rural areas and the #mentalhealth of migrant children – only at #NatCon20. Register here:

iPhone : Younger workers aged 18-30 are more likely to have had a recent #mentalhealth challenge than their more senior colleagues, with 48% reporting suicidal thoughts or feelings. Read more: The Independent #TuesdayThoughts

Twitter Web App : When you’re struggling with your #mentalhealth or find yourself in crisis, seeking the right support can feel like a daunting task. Try this quiz from The Mighty to help you find organizations and resources that can help.…

Buffer : Did you know that as a member, you have access to a quarterly publication offering the latest research and news on all-things #behavioralhealth care? Check out The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research: #TuesdayThoughts

Buffer : We want primary care providers to learn how to create supportive environments for teens struggling with substance use. Be part of the solution by checking out our standardized #YSBIRT Change Package available today: #mentalhealthmonday

Buffer : If you are a veteran or know someone who is, consider taking the MentalHealthFirstAid for Veterans course so you can equip yourself with tools to recognize and respond to a veteran experiencing a #mentalhealth or substance use challenge. #veterans

Buffer : Today is the last day to register for #NatCon20 at the lowest rate possible! Register today to connect with 6,000+ peers, hear from celebrated speakers and explore innovations in #behavioralhealth care: #mentalhealthmonday