June 30, 2020

CitiesSpeak: COVID Exacerbates Loss of Hope, Solution in Leading Causes of Life

Mental health, substance use, stress and deaths of despair are all on the rise in cities throughout the country. As COVID-19 and the racism pandemics have interrupted life […]
June 26, 2020

Healing the Nation Webinar Series: Healing the Nation Webinar – Covid’s Impact on Mental Health

Part 3 of Healing the Nation Webinar Series with Well Being Trust Chief Strategy Officer, Benjamin Miller. Hear what the numbers show us about Covid 19’s […]
June 25, 2020

Las muertes ocultas de la pandemia de COVID

Un análisis reciente de Well Being Trust, una fundación nacional de salud pública, predijo que hasta 75,000 personas podrían morir por suicidio, sobredosis o abuso de […]
June 23, 2020

Kaiser Health News: The Hidden Deaths Of The COVID Pandemic

A recent analysis from Well Being Trust, a national public health foundation, predicted as many as 75,000 people might die from suicide, overdose or alcohol abuse, triggered […]
June 23, 2020

NACO’s County News: Counties step up mental health services

Long-term, research by the Robert Graham Center for Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care and the Well Being Trust found that as many as […]
June 21, 2020

TIME Magazine: The Difficulty Of Counting the COVID-19 Pandemic’s Full Death Toll

“People lose their jobs and they lose their sense of purpose and become despondent, and you sometimes see them lose their lives,” says Benjamin Miller, Well Being’s […]
June 19, 2020

Conversations That Matter: The deaths of despair (w/ Dr. Benjamin F. Miller, Well Being Trust)

According to Well Being Trust, the number of additional deaths attributable to COVID-19, as a result of deaths of despair, could be as high as 150,000 […]
June 19, 2020

USA Today: ‘There’s no such thing as safe’: How to lessen the risk of summer activities amid COVID-19

But there’s a cost to not socializing, too, as the psychologist Ben Miller of the nonprofit Well Being Trust reports there’s an “epidemic within the coronavirus pandemic” of […]