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, […]
June 16, 2020

Child Welfare League of America: Moving Policy Upstream

The Academy Health, in partnership with ACT for Health and with support from Well Being Trust, developed the report Advancing Teen Flourishing: Moving Policy Upstream outlining policy priorities […]
June 15, 2020

PBS/Frontline: Opioids, Bribery And Wall Street: The Inside Story Of A Disgraced Drugmaker

The U.S. is now consumed by another public health disaster. Yet the coronavirus pandemic could end up exacerbating the opioid epidemic. A report from the Well Being […]
June 15, 2020

Georgia Public Broadcasting: Parity Needed In Insurance Coverage For Depression, Anxiety As Pandemic Affects Mental Health

Ten years after the federal law was passed, Georgia received a failing grade for behavioral health parity, according to a 2018 report produced in collaboration with the Morehouse School […]
June 15, 2020

News Radio: Most American Teens are not Flourishing: New Study

This morning on the KFBK Morning News, I talked to one of the authors of the study Dr. Ben Miller, a Psychiatrist, author and leader of […]
June 12, 2020

Montana Free Press, Outside the boxes Health care professionals anticipate a pandemic-induced mental health crisis.

On May 30, D.C.-based news outlet The Hill reported on how ill-prepared the U.S. is to meet an impending pandemic-induced mental health crisis, noting that the national […]
June 12, 2020

Orlando Sentinel: When the world goes crazy, who you gonna call? A counselor like this one | Commentary

The mental damage will be around long after a COVID-19 vaccination is discovered. A study by the Well Being Trust estimated the pandemic could cause up to 154,000 […]