June 2, 2020

The Daily Yonder: Rural America Could See Dramatic Rise in Mental Health Issues and Suicides, Experts Say

According to a recent report from Well Being Trust and the Robert Graham Center for Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care, the combination of […]
June 1, 2020

Healing the Nation Webinar Series: Media Perspective On COVID

Well Being Trust’s Chief Strategy Officer, Benjamin Miller leads another successful Healing the Nation webinar. This month’s brings Dr. Sejal Hathi MD, MBA Resident Physician, Massachusetts […]
June 1, 2020

HealthDay/AHA News: Buscando formas de protegerse en contra del TEPT por la pandemia

En los Estados Unidos los centros de crisis ya informan que se ven saturados con llamadas. El Well Being Trust, fundación enfocada en problemas de salud […]
June 1, 2020

MedicalXpress/AHA News: Looking for ways to protect against pandemic PTSD

U.S. crisis centers already report being flooded with calls. The Well Being Trust, a foundation that focuses on mental health issues, predicts the pandemic could cause […]
June 1, 2020

The Rural Blog: Pandemic stress could prompt spike in rural mental health problems and suicides; see county-level estimates

Mental health issues and deaths of despair, or those caused by depression-related suicide or substance abuse, have been increasing over the past decade, but stress from […]
June 1, 2020

Fox News: COVID-19 ‘deaths of despair’ could reach 150,000, new study suggests

“More Americans could lose their lives to deaths of despair, deaths due to drug, alcohol, and suicide, if we do not do something immediately,” the executive […]
May 31, 2020

Mindful Philanthropy launches to expand informed giving to mental health, addiction, and community well-being initiatives

“Mindful Philanthropy will play a vital role in bringing significant new resources to improving mental health and well-being in our nation. Well Being Trust is committed […]
May 31, 2020

STAT News: Don’t use ‘deaths of despair’ as rationale for reopening the country too soon

Projections about future increases are also misleading. Earlier this month, a report by the Well Being Trust projected that these categories of deaths would likely skyrocket during the […]