mental health Tag

In collaboration with HealthPartners, Vail Place is piloting a new program, the Results Focused Model (RFM). The goal is to improve the health and stability of individuals, which in turn reduces healthcare costs. Patients who are referred to the RFM program typically meet one or...

“Carol” has lived with schizoaffective disorder for most of her adult life, and although she has maintained independent living with in-home supports for much of that time, she has few connections with family or friends, and she typically presents in public with rambling, tangential speech...

The Washington Post recently ran an excellent piece about how those with mental illness are speaking out against stigma. Adults with mental illness are choosing more and more to "out" themselves, revealing their real identities online and speaking boldly and authentically about their experiences. The...

In the coming weeks, Minnesota legislators will be making key decisions that will impact community mental health services in our state. Improving access to daily, coordinated care in the community is vital to the quality of life for people with serious mental illnesses.  Please urge your legislators...

Millennials - the youngest generation currently in the workforce, or in college preparing to enter the workforce - are considered to be incredibly driven, responsible, dedicated and resilient. But even though they may not let it show, millennials face a tremendous amount of pressure and...