Washington DC Breakfast
As far as I’m concerned this week is the best week of the year. It’s not only Mental Illness Awareness Week, but here in Australia it’s Mental Health Week. Although mental health promotion and awareness of mental illness should be continuous throughout the year (not only during one week), now’s one of the best times to start talking about it. I wish I had the chance to be more aware of mental illness when I was younger. I had my first depressive episode when I was 14 and when I was 18 I...
Girl Scouts Mental Health Awareness Patch
Did you know we have a Girl Scout patch for Mental Health Awareness? The girls earn the patch by learning about the brain and it's influence on thoughts, feelings, and behavior. Learn more here.