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 […]
June 19, 2020

People Magazine: Police Brutality, Coronavirus, Unemployment: How to Mentally Cope with the Crises of 2020

Nearly half of people who are sheltering in place said that the pandemic has increased their stress or worry, according to a poll from the Kaiser Family […]
June 19, 2020

Criterion Online Edition: Catholic mental health clinicians see reasons for hope in pandemic challenges

In addition to its physical toll, the pandemic has also negatively affected the mental health of many people, according to both the Indiana State Department of […]
June 17, 2020

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement Blog: Preparing for COVID-19’s Impact on the Mental Health of the Health Care Workforce

Both Lurie — who is now a consultant to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations — and Tyler Norris, MDiv, Chief Executive of Well Being Trust, […]