100 WVIA Way
Pittston, PA 18640

Phone: 570-826-6144
Fax: 570-655-1180

Copyright © 2024 WVIA, all rights reserved. WVIA is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

Season 8 Episode 12 | 26m 47s

The non-profit organization founded in 1979 by family members of people diagnosed with mental illness has grown into the largest grass roots mental health organization in the United States dedicated to building better lives for mental health patients with free resources, support, and events. Guest: NAMI CEO Daniel H. Gillison, Jr.

Aired: 04/30/23 | Expires: 04/03/26
Extras
A support organization designed to give opportunities to people living with mental illness
Self-reflection, connections, and more ways to improve neuroplasticity for healthy aging.
The psychologist and MacArthur Fellow shares her experience as a researcher and patient.
Treating anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating, and more food disorders.
The psychologist and MacArthur Fellow shares her experience as a researcher and patient.
The role of environment and pre-existing risk factors in BPD has identified new therapies.
Recognizing anxiety or depression in children and when to seek medical treatment.
Confidential mental health resource lowers barriers to care and treatment
Behavioral analysis, prescription compliance and more factors of successful treatment.
Research on rising rates among cultural groups, effective prevention, and more.
Latest Episodes
All
  • All
  • Healthy Minds With Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein Season 9
  • Healthy Minds With Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein Season 8
  • Healthy Minds With Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein Season 7
  • Season 6
  • Season 5
Diagnosing anxiety in adolescence can decrease the risk of other mental disorders.
Coordinated care for adolescents experiencing hallucinations and other symptoms.
Brain scans revealing biological markers can aid with diagnosis & treatment of depression.
Prenatal choline supplements may offer prevention to decrease the risk of schizophrenia.
A ketogenic diet may help patients with bipolar disorder, epilepsy, and schizophrenia.
Potential long-term effects of Covid on mental health include depression and anxiety.
A holistic approach to medical care for the homeless makes mental health a priority.
Understanding the risk factors for homelessness and the need for mental health support.
The unique symptoms of PTSD in youth, and treatments specific to children after trauma.
A program specialized in academics and life skills for neurodiverse children.