June Observances

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On June 19th, we celebrate the end of slavery in the United States. The Northwest MHTTC honors the resiliency of the African American community and commits to anti-racist action while advocating for true equity.

 

Some Ways to Celebrate

 

Resources for the African American Community

 

Resources for Providers

 

MHTTC Products

 


 

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We celebrate Pride Month in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising and to commemorate the positive impact the LGBTQ+ community has had on our world. 

 

Organizations Offering Resources for the LGBTQ+ Community

 

Resources for Providers

 

Articles of Interest

 

MHTTC Products

 


 

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This campaign seeks to educate the public about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and to provide resources to those affected by PTSD.

 

 


 

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This month brings awareness to health care for men and boys and encourages them to implement healthy practices in their lives.

 

  • Men's Health Network offers screening programs, educational materials, advocacy opportunities, and patient navigation for men.
  • Face It Foundation provides men’s support groups, one-on-one peer support, outreach events, public education, and training for mental health professionals.
  • Read SAMHSA's Quick Guide for Clinicians on Addressing the Specific Behavioral Health Needs of Men.
  • Visit the National Institute of Mental Health's Men and Depression page to learn about symptoms, treatment options and additional resources for depression in men.