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Allyssa and Keith: Hope and Spiritual Care for Depression

By Dawna Roberts Depression is often extremely debilitating and can turn your life inside out….

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Traumatic Brain Injuries and Suicide – What Families Should Know

By Aileen Salares March 22, 2019 Traumatic brain injuries (TBI), caused by a bump, jolt,…

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Making An Action Plan

Caring for a family member with a mood disorder can be a challenging and often…

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Steve’s Story: Breaking the Family Legacy of Untreated Depression

By Dawna Roberts Steve is the youngest of six kids. The entire family experienced abuse…

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Let’s Talk About Loneliness and Young Adult Mental Health

Loneliness has received a lot of press over the past few years. A 2018 study…

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Interning with Families for Depression Awareness: Elaina Pevide

Elaina Pevide, Programs Intern My discovery of Families for Depression Awareness (FFDA) happened by chance….

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NPR (National Public Radio) Piece on Anger and Depression Features Families for Depression Awareness

People living with depression and their family members know that anger and irritability are symptoms…

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Caregiver Pilot Video and Post-survey

Now that you have completed the pre-survey, take a few minutes to watch our new…

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Video Feedback: Addressing Common Issues When a PCP Treats Your Loved One’s Depression

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Teaching Teens (and yourself) Strategies for Coping with Stress

Raise your hand if you’ve ever experienced stress. If you don’t have your hand raised,…

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Please Listen: A Poem

By: Leo Buscaglia When I ask you to listen to me and you start giving…

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