Mental Health Archive

Behavioral Tendencies

Studies Show Hispanic Communities Are Struggling To Talk About Mental Health With Their Loved Ones

25/05/2021 06:00am | 135 views

By Christian Torres, Wichita Journalism Collaborative.

Mental health has been at the forefront of many discussions due to the pandemic and all the disruptions it has caused. But for some, the topic of mental health is one that tends to be pushed to the corner.

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How to help your kids break out of their pandemic bubble and transition back to being with others

29/04/2021 06:00am | 311 views

Dominique A. Phillips, University of Miami and Jill Ehrenreich-May, University of Miami

As the U.S. enters a new stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, some children may be hesitant to resume in-person social interactions

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Behavioral Tendencies

Impact of COVID-19 Lockdown on Teens’ Mental Health

20/04/2021 06:00am | 616 views

A new report finds that the mental health effects of the pandemic are more likely to have a significant impact on teenagers.

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Healthcare Disparities

Many Blacks, Hispanics Believe They'll Get Worse Care If Dementia Strikes

12/04/2021 06:00am | 279 views

Black and Hispanic Americans already face higher risks for dementia than the general population. Many also believe they'd get worse dementia care compared to white patients, according to a new Alzheimer's Association special report.

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Behavioral Tendencies

Keep Paying Attention To Your Kids' Mental Health In This Pandemic

08/04/2021 06:00am | 426 views

For nearly a year, most of our children have been navigating the new, difficult normal: social isolation; deeply stressed parents; the effects of financial uncertainty; school from home — or from WiFi-equipped school buses if they don't have internet.

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