Found 2 blog entries tagged as Mental Health.

InVisible: Art Show About Mental HealthInVisible: Art Show About Mental Health will be presented on May 19, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The art show will take place at DrewBoy Creative, at 285 Williams Boulevard, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the InVisible: Art Show About Mental Health page on Facebook.

InVisible: Art Show About Mental Health

The art show aims to straighten out the negative notion about mental illness. Through this event, it is hoped that the community members will be encouraged to tell their stories which have to do with this condition and make a friendly setting where people can discuss this matter without hesitation. InVisible Art Show About Mental Health will include information dissemination on the subject of mental health.

The artists who will…

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Discussion: Columbia Badger Club - Mental Health And Public Safety Pasco, WashingtonOn Friday, March 27 there will be a discussion about Mental Health and Public Safety at the Pasco Red Lion, 2525 N. 20th Avenue Pasco, Washington from 11:30 in the morning until 1:30 in the afternoon. However, time may extend longer due to nature of the topic.

Overview of the Discussion
Too often in our community law enforcement officers become the first responders when the mentally ill are in crisis. At times police are also the last responders as this collision results in deadly consequences. This unfair to the mentally ill and their families, and is also unfair to law enforcement.

Efforts are under way locally as well as at the state level to close the gaps and create safety nets that protect the lives and rights of the mentally ill and at the…

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