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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

According the the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), “Mental Health Awareness Month was established in 1949 to increase awareness of the importance of mental health and wellness in Americans’ lives and to celebrate recovery from mental illness. For the past 20 years, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has …

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ADHD Awareness Month

October is ADHD Awareness Month.  Although ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed conditions (9.4% in children and 4.4% in adults), it is also surrounded by lots of myths and misinformation.  ADHD is shorthand for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Many people, including some mental health professionals, continue to use an older name for this …

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