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Mental Health Matters

Mental Meets Physical Health

  • December 28, 2012
  • PEERS

What better way to kick off the new year than to commit to some healthy resolutions? Learn more about the critical... Continue Reading

Mental Health and the Internet

  • December 4, 2012
  • PEERS

What is the Internet’s effect on our wellness? Is there such a thing as Internet addiction? Does the Web do more... Continue Reading

Eating Disorders

  • September 28, 2012
  • PEERS

Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness, yet only 1 in 10 individuals suffering from the disorder... Continue Reading

Peer Respite Centers

  • July 29, 2012
  • PEERS

Peer respite centers are community-based alternative models of mental health residential care. They foster wellness, are holistic in scope, and are... Continue Reading

Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP)

  • July 18, 2012
  • PEERS

Wellness Recovery Action Planning, or WRAP, is an evidence-based system that is used worldwide by people who are dealing with mental... Continue Reading

Meet Comedian Joshua Walters

  • July 11, 2012
  • PEERS

Joshua Walters, a comedian living with bipolar disorder, chats with host Shannon Eliot about art, theatre, mental health empowerment, and his... Continue Reading

Mask Healing

  • July 11, 2012
  • PEERS

The creative use of a mask-making workshop to help people living with mental health difficulties to have transformative experiences and change... Continue Reading

Spirituality and Wellness

  • July 11, 2012
  • PEERS

Join host Shannon Eliot as she chats with PEERS Spirituality Liaison Minister Monique Tarver and BOSS Executive Director boona cheema as... Continue Reading

The Making of “Shine”

  • July 11, 2012
  • PEERS

Join host Shannon Eliot as she interviews Dan Reilly, Director of Shine, a documentary that highlights the inspirational and personal stories of three... Continue Reading

Rap Therapy

  • July 11, 2012
  • PEERS

Beats, Rhymes, and Life, or BRL, is an Oakland-based community organization that aims to promote mental health and wellness among youth... Continue Reading