Mental Health

Mental Health

Depressed Cake Shop Remembers Robin Williams with 30 Pounds of Chocolate

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Entertainment
The Depressed Cake Shop has raised over $60,000 for local charities working in mental health by selling gray baked goods at pop up shops around the world. ...
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Report: Denying Medical Coverage to Transgender Subscribers Detrimental to Insurers

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Health
As a result of being denied insurance coverage for transition-related medical care, 35 percent of survey respondents reported needing psychotherapy. ...
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Illinois Becomes Fifth Jurisdiction to Protect LGBTQ Kids from Conversion Therapy

Health
House Bill 217 protects LGBTQ youth from mental health providers attempting to change their sexual orientation or gender identity through conversion. ...
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Neighbours Nightclub to Host Leo Party XII to Benefit Seattle Counseling Service

Local
The Leo Party XII will highlight the critical work Seattle Counseling Service provides through mental health therapy, addiction treatment, case management, and social services. ...
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11th Annual Walk for Mental Health in Kirkland June 6

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Local
Proceeds from the event benefit NAMI Washington and its 22 local affiliates to improve the quality of life for individuals living with mental illness. ...
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Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier

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Conversion therapy has been rejected as a valid medical practice by organizations like the American Psychological Association for over 40 years. ...
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Psychology Today Will No Longer Advertise Ex-Gay Therapy

Psychology Today Will No Longer Advertise Ex-Gay Therapy
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Psychology Today, a magazine that offers over 80,000 mental health professional profiles, announced they will no longer advertise conversion therapy. ...
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Virginia Bill Introduced to Protect Children from Conversion Therapy

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A bill has been introduced to protect children and their families from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy. ...
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New Study Shows Transgender Youth at High Risk for Negative Mental Health Outcomes

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Key findings show that transgender patients have disparately negative mental health outcomes compared to their non-transgender youth counterparts. ...
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Russia Outlaws Driving for Transgender People, Amputees

As of Tuesday, January 6, it is now illegal for transgender and transsexual people to drive vehicles in Russia.
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As of Tuesday, January 6, it is now illegal for transgender and transsexual people to drive vehicles in Russia. ...
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