March 15, 2019

Ben Miller & Arpan Waghray op-ed: Health Care Must Open More Doors to Mental Health Patients

“If someone we love has a physical ailment, we can list a variety of places for them to seek care: a clinician’s office, a pharmacy, an […]
March 15, 2019

Ben Miller & Kristin Wikelius Op-ed: A Vision for Getting Mental Health Care Right

There’s a lot that state policymakers could do to move us toward treating it the same as physical health. Deaths from suicides in the United States […]
March 8, 2019

The Washington Post’s Health 202: Republicans use opioid hearing to defend Trump’s border emergency

OOF: The number of deaths related to alcohol, drugs and suicide reached its highest point on record in 2017, according to new analysis. Two public health nonprofits, Trust […]
March 7, 2019

New York Times: Deaths From Drugs and Suicide Reach a Record in the U.S.

Dr. Miller said: “It’s hard not to be discouraged. But I’m on the road a lot and what brings me hope is the innovation that’s coming […]
March 6, 2019

Ben Miller & John Auerbach op-ed in STAT: Deaths of despair can be prevented with a comprehensive strategy

Far too many Americans are dying from preventable causes, and each time we make progress it seems like new problems appear. Take the case of opioid […]
March 6, 2019

USA Today: U.S. deaths from alcohol, drugs and suicide hit highest level since record-keeping began

Psychologist Benjamin Miller, chief strategy officer of the Well Being Trust, says broader efforts are needed to address the underlying causes of alcohol and drug use and suicide. […]
March 6, 2019

HealthDay: U.S. Deaths From Suicide, Substance Abuse Reach Record High

“It is important to see hope in the slowing of rates — but it’s not nearly enough,” Benjamin Miller, chief strategy officer of Well Being Trust, […]
March 6, 2019

Daily Beast: U.S. Has Record Numbers Dying From Drugs, Alcohol, and Suicide

Psychologist Benjamin Miller, chief strategy officer of the Well Being Trust, said, “We’re not changing direction and it’s getting worse.” Read the full article here.
March 5, 2019

Alcohol, Drug, and Suicide Fatalities Rise to Historic Levels, The Number of Americans Dying Due to Alcohol, Drugs, and Suicide is at an All-time High

Alcohol, Drug, and Suicide Fatalities Rise to Historic Levels, The Number of Americans Dying Due to Alcohol, Drugs, and Suicide is at an All-time High Synthetic […]