January 27, 2020

Social Determinants of Mental Health in National Spotlight

A recently released white paper by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and Well Being Trust organizations hopes to shift the care dilemma. The paper, Improving Behavioral Healthcare […]
January 27, 2020

**EVENT** Agenda for Change: Unite. Connect. Act. Join Us!!!

People want change. According to a recent poll, 75 percent of voters believe the country and the federal government are not doing enough to address mental […]
January 23, 2020

New White Paper Provides Blueprint for Improving Care for Patients with Mental Health Conditions & SUDs who Present to the Emergency Department

Contact:  Albert Lang, (301) 512-8379, albert@wellbeingtrust.org New White Paper Provides a Blueprint for Improving Care for Patients with Mental Health Conditions and Substance Use Disorders who […]
January 22, 2020

BET: Brown And Black Presidential Forum: Healthcare, Addressing Implicit Racial Bias in Healthcare

When talking with Pete Buttigieg, the only openly gay candidate in the race, moderator Antonia Hylton turned the conversation to the Pain in the Nation report, which highlights […]
January 22, 2020

Tyler & Laurel Blatchford: A Vital Condition to Well-Being: Humane Housing: Exploring how stable housing promotes better health

Everyone needs a stable, safe place to call home. Where we live has a significant impact on our physical and mental health, as well as our […]
January 22, 2020

Tyler in the National Civic Review: A Vital Condition to Well-Being: Lifelong Learning: Exploring how a quality education ensures healthy living

Education is critical to our well-being. It opens doors to opportunity for social mobility, higher income and employment security, all of which have an impact on […]
January 21, 2020

STAT News First Opinion: Pain doesn’t stigmatize people. We do that to each other

In 2000, a truck rear-ended my friend Andrea’s car as she stopped at a crosswalk in a school zone. The truck was going at least 45 […]
January 15, 2020

The Bladen Online: West Bladen Selected to Participate In Teen Mental Health Program

tMHFA is an evidence-based training program from Australia. The National Council adapted the training with support from Born This Way Foundation and Well Being Trust. Researchers […]