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Mental Health Awareness

Resources supporting Mental Health Awareness

Solano College Library Guide for Mental Health Awareness

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eBooks Supporting Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health

Mental health issues have been part of life as long as human beings have existed. Like physical illnesses, mental health problems can strike anyone at any time. But mental illnesses are not discussed openly in the same way as physical health problems, because of the stigma surrounding them.

Black Mental Health

Novel in its approach and unique in its scope, Black Mental Health: Patients, Providers, and Systems examines the role of African Americans within American psychiatric health care from distinct but interconnected perspectives.

Transgender Mental Health

Most professional training programs for mental health professionals provide little to no education regarding gender diversity. Transgender Mental Health squarely addresses this deficit.

The Intersection of Behavioral Health, Mental Health, and Health Literacy

While communicating in a health-literate manner is truly important for everyone, it can be especially important for those with mental or behavioral health issues and for the systems and teams that interact with them and treat these individuals. 

Supporting Student Mental Health in Higher Education

This book addresses these concerns, providing comprehensive guidance and workable evidence-informed strategies and interventions to help those working with students to support them effectively.

Teen Mental Health in an Online World

This essential book shows practitioners how they can engage with teens' online lives to support their mental health.

Social (in)Justice and Mental Health

The paradigm-shifting new book Social (In)Justice and Mental Health addresses the ways in which society's failure to deliver on that humane ideal harms people with mental illness.

A Guide to Mental Health Issues in Girls and Young Women on the Autism Spectrum

This book addresses the specific mental health needs of girls and young women with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

After the War: Surviving PTSD and Changing Mental Health Culture

Facing post-traumatic stress disorder and an archaic establishment, he spent ten years confronting--and changing--the military mental health system from within.. 

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