Memory Box | Surreal Animated Short

Memory Box | Surreal Animated Short

[music box crank] [music box playing] [scribbling] [kiss] [music box stops playing] [dripping] [heavy breathing] [distant dog barking] [gasp] Myra? [lighter flicks] [drugs burn] [exhale] I haven’t told you what I’ve been feeling lately. I didn’t want to bother you.…

Trauma And Addiction

Trauma And Addiction

Justin McMillen: So back in May we were invited to attend Dr. Ratey’s addiction symposium where we met Dr. Bessel van der Kolk and van der Kolk talked about some key issues related to trauma and addiction and I want…

Generous Donation Establishes Stacie Mathewson Behavioral Health & Addiction Institute

Generous Donation Establishes Stacie Mathewson Behavioral Health & Addiction Institute

We are dead last in the nation behind all states in the District of Columbia. One in five residents in Washoe County are dealing with a diagnosable mental illness. One in ten suffer significant impairment to health and wellbeing due…

The Hurdles of Behavioral Health in N.M. – #NMspeaksCrisis

The Hurdles of Behavioral Health in N.M. – #NMspeaksCrisis

New Mexico doesn’t have a behavioral health system. New Mexico has bits and pieces of a behavioral health system. About a year ago, the governor decided to put fifteen provider agencies out of business. We have wrecked what little that…

PTSD and Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)

PTSD and Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)

Welcome to your review of post-traumatic stress disorder and acute stress disorder. Brought to you by ALLCEUs.com. Fifty to ninety percent of the population have been exposed to traumatic events during their life. Most individuals do not develop PTSD, but…

Impact of Mental Illness

Impact of Mental Illness

Rob McClendon: Well, Oklahoma’s Commissioner of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Terri White has a job that is just as much about education as it is treatment. I visited with her in a spartan conference room just outside her…

The Motel for the Homeless and Ex-Prisoners: The Stay Inn (Part 1)

The Motel for the Homeless and Ex-Prisoners: The Stay Inn (Part 1)

I don’t even have to start off singing to do it I can just start doing it. *Throat Banging Noise* I taught myself to do that. Oh, I’ve just seen you going like this, what is that And I can…

New jail initiatives tackle drug addiction, mental illness among inmates

New jail initiatives tackle drug addiction, mental illness among inmates

>>I LOVE THIS CITrtY. I LOVE ALBUQUERQUE. I GREW UP. MEGAN: MATEO DURAN IS A NATIVE NEW MEXICAN HEARTBROKEN BY THE STATE OF ADDICTION HERE. rt DRUG ADDICTION IS RAMPANT IN OUR CITY. MEGAN: DURAN WOULD KNOW. HE’S A RECOVERED…