March 29, 2020

Ben quoted in: Should the stay-at-home order keep people from going into the outdoors?

“There’s a robust amount of research that looks at the negative impact of isolation and loneliness when we stay inside and don’t interact socially — it […]
March 28, 2020

Ben quoted in: Commercial labs in Arizona offer mass-scale COVID-19 tests

“It’s a game-changer. And I’m really glad to see Arizona be able to put some innovation to use there, it’s great,” said Ben Miller, with the […]
March 28, 2020

AHA’s Advancing Health Podcast: Using Telehealth to Address Behavioral Issues

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many hospitals and health systems are expanding telehealth services. In addition, addressing mental health needs during this crisis is becoming […]
March 26, 2020

Feature Story News: COVID-19 and mental health

Governments around the globe are asking people to put their lives on pause and stay at home to slow the spread of coronavirus. But as CGTN’s […]
March 20, 2020

Cross-Sector Group of Eighty-eight Organizations Calls on Congress to Address Americans’ Mental Health and Substance Misuse Treatment Needs as Part of COVID-19 Response

A cross-sector group of 88 organizations from the mental health and substance misuse, public health and patient-advocacy sectors are jointly calling on the Trump Administration and […]
March 20, 2020

New York Times: Young Adults Come to Grips With Coronavirus Health Risks

But staying home and practicing social distancing may take a greater toll on young adults as they face additional mental health challenges, especially if they live […]
March 20, 2020

USA Today: ‘Isolation is a big trigger’: Feelings of suicide are amplified amid a pandemic

Research shows unemployment is a risk factor for suicide. Benjamin Miller, chief strategy officer for Well Being Trust, a national foundation committed to advancing mental health issues, said […]