Tag: Mental Health

Jarrid Wilson

Church Leader and Mental Health Advocate Jarrid Wilson Kill Himself

Jarrid Wilson was a well-known California megachurch leader and mental health advocate. He killed himself at age 30 on Monday after tweeting multiple messages about depression and his faith. Wilson was a preacher at the megachurch Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, Calif. He also helped co-found the mental health nonprofit…

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Hosea Chanchez Opens Up About Sexual Abuse

Actor Hosea Chanchez, who portrayed Malik Wright on the widely successful BET show The Game, disclosed via Instagram that he had been molested as a teenager. As he shared a very personal photo from his childhood, Chanchez opened up about the trauma of being sexually molested by his friend’s father…

Will Mental Health Days Soon Be a Reality?

We all joke that we need a mental health day. Well, for students in Utah and Oregon, they are now permitted to take one. Both western states have recently passed legislation that builds mental health days into students’ school year. Both states have seen their suicide rates rising. Since the…

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Johnson & Johnson: New Evidence Highlights Need for Interventions to Improve Outcomes for Patients Wth Major Depressive Disorder and Suicide Ideation or Attempt

Data presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2019 Meeting suggest a low rate of psychiatric care received by adult patients with MDD before suicide ideation or attempt diagnosis Originally Published by Johnson & Johnson. Additional Data Show Patients Have a High Risk of Hospital Readmission or Subsequent Emergency Department Visit…