Hip hop artist Demrick chats with CJ Miller, DJ for iHeart, about growing up in Spokane, how various medias affect one's mental wellness, and how he works to #BeWell.
Improving Mental Health Access in America
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How to Talk to Your Kids About Their Mental Health
Here are some suggestions on how parents can really be there to support their kids through mental health challenges.
Think Before You Absorb!
Photoshop, filters, and perfect angles. When it comes to social media, everything is not what it seems. Sarah Sapora, Self-Love Mentor & Wellness Advocate, shares how false images can impact self-este
#BeThere: The Importance of Peer Support
Insights on how teens, and the rest of us, can support each other, and how the little things can make all the difference
How to #BeThere for the Ones You Love
Here are some ways you can #BeThere for the people you care about, and help them #BeWell.
Americans are increasingly becoming more self-destructive in 'nightmarish' trend
While it’s no surprise that some people drink themselves to death, get hooked on lethal drugs or end their own lives, the rate of such behavior is increasing dramatically.
Drugs, alcohol, suicide killing more Americans than ever
Blacks, Latinos, Asians being increasingly hit. More than 142,000 Americans died from drug or alcohol overdoses and from suicide in 2016, an 11 percent increase over 2015, the report from the Trust fo
Deaths from Alcohol, Drugs and Suicide for People of Color Rise Dramatically, Although Still Below the Rates of White Americans
The new Pain in the Nation Update Brief features extensive trend analysis of synthetic opioids, alcohol, total drug, and suicide deaths.
PROJECT 375 and Well Being Trust bring PROJECT PREVENT™ to Local Los Angeles High School
Well Being Trust and iHeart Portland’s Boo Bomb #BeWell Village
Last October, Well Being Trust was a proud sponsor of the 4th Annual iHeart Boo Bomb, a sold-out show at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. We created a #BeWell Village for the Artists of the...
Musicians Calling for Mental Health Awareness and Destigmatization
More and more musicians are drawing attention to the importance of mental health and wellness, and at Well Being Trust we are all sorts of hopeful about how the conversation is building and...
To Address Opioids And Diseases Of Despair, Communities Must Build Resilience
In the face of a fire, it’s natural—and essential—to reach for a fire extinguisher. The urgency we all feel to put a stop to a crisis, to relieve the immediate danger, can be palpable.
Pain Management Program Offers An Alternative To Opioids
This story is part of a reporting partnership with NPR, Colorado Public Radio and Kaiser Health News.
CDC data underscores need for immediate action to address the pain in the nation
In our Pain in the Nation report, we call out the need to clarify the National Resilience Strategy for well-being. At the Well Being Trust, we’re committed to working across sectors to...
Improving Mental Health Access in America
Learn about teen mental health and how to talk about traumatic events with your teenager by watching the second in a three-part Mental Health Facebook Live Series...
Reach out and talk to someone during the holidays
Over the course of the holidays, some of use will sit down and spend time with our families. Some of us will be alone. For some, these moments may be challenging in and of themselves, while for...
Pain in the Nation: It’s Time to Turn to One Another
More than 1 million Americans died in the last 10 years from alcohol, drugs and suicide. If these trends continue, the death rate could grow to claim 1.6 million more lives by 2025.
Miss Info Talks Mental Health Awareness in the Age of Social Media
As part of Complex Media's partnership with Well Being Trust, Complex's Jinx sat down with Miss Info at the Long Beach Convention Center to talk about the importance of mental health awareness...
The Promise of Telebehavioral Health
One of our Chief Medical Officer Arpan Waghray’s greatest passions is helping to advance the field of telepsychology. In this video, he describes the need and the solutions that would be available thr
Well Being Trust Builds its Team and Makes Investments
Organization is increasing investments to meet a wide range of mental health needs, and to address upstream drivers of well-being and resilience.
Cyber aggression vs. cyberbullying and how to keep your child safe