3 Natural Foods for Improving Your Mental Health

Contributed by: Alex Moore More and more people nowadays fall prey to mental illness. Some struggle with anxiety or depression, while others go through the trials and tribulations of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and others. And oddly enough, another tendency exhibited by many of our peers is a proclivity to engage in unhealthy dietary habits. Mental… Read more »

Mental Health Enjoys Technology Boost

Contributed by: Jane Sandwood Despite the media often touting the negative effects technology can have on our mental health, research suggests that technology can, in fact, be utilized to help us achieve both a healthy body and a healthy mind.  Although suicide rates in Connecticut increased by nearly 20% between 1999 and 2016 according to the… Read more »

ESPN Radio Interviews UConn Coast to Coast for Mental Health Connecticut

Last summer, 8 UConnn medical and dental students bicycled 3,500 miles across the US as part of our #Be1of110 fundraiser for Mental Health Connecticut’s 110th anniversary. The Rob Dibble Show on 97.9FM ESPN Radio in Hartford invited one of the student cyclists, Taylor LaRese, on the show alongside MHC’s Suzi Craig to talk about the… Read more »

Why You Should Try Going Sober (For a Month)

Contributed by: Matthew Boyle The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. If you’re one of the millions of American who enjoys the occasional alcoholic… Read more »

Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman and ConnectiCare President Eric Galvin to Serve as Honorary Co-Chairs for Mental Health Connecticut’s 2018 “Art of Wellbeing” Annual Fundraiser

Mental Health Connecticut (MHC), now in its 110th year as a private non-profit, has announced that Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman and ConnectiCare President, Eric Galvin will serve as honorary co-chairs of the organization’s annual fundraiser, Art of Wellbeing: A Time To Dance, on Saturday, November 10, 2018, from 6:00-9:30pm, at The Cabaret Theatre at Mohegan… Read more »