Tag Archives: Mental Health

Should Alcohol Taxes Pay For Mental Health Programs? Do the Math

Improving the Mental Health SystemAccording to a news release that was dated May 9, 2006, the “Standing Senate Committee On Social Affairs, Science and Technology” in Canada recommended the creation of a Canadian Mental Health Commission that will be responsible … Continue reading

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How Do You Help Someone With Mental Health Issues?

One of my friends sadly suffers from schizophrenia. It developed during his late teens, and unfortunately he was in a household with parents who struggled with their alcoholism and so weren’t as supportive as they could have been. We all … Continue reading

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Mental Health Nursing As a Career Path

Beginning in the late 1800s there was a growing consensus that sanitarium patients had a right to proper nursing care. Although it began simply as a movement to provide those mental health inmates with the health care due every ward … Continue reading

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