By Brendan McLean, NAMI Communications Coordinator
From local events to tips to staying healthy to groundbreaking research studies, NAMI provides the most up-to-date information on mental illness from around the country on the NAMI Twitter page every day.
Keeping you informed about current mental health issues and what NAMI is up to as it happens is extremely important to us. Twitter allows us to let you know about the latest information on treatments or mental illness as soon as we know about it ourselves. If you have access to the most up-to-date information it can help you can make the best choices for you and your loved ones—or simply learn something new.
Connecting with NAMI on Twitter also gives you an easy way to contact and let us know what’s happening in your neighborhood!
Just in case you missed them, here are the five most popular links from last week:
|Survey: Law Enforcement Overburdened by Failure of Mental Health Departments: http://ow.ly/87JRV|
|Holiday Depression: 11 Tips for Avoiding Common Triggers http://ow.ly/85nmr|
|How Do You Hold Mentally Ill Offenders Accountable? http://ow.ly/86x0I via @nprnews|
|After Drugs and Dark Times, Helping Others to Stand Back Up: http://ow.ly/85nG5 via @nytimes|
|Between 50 to 75 percent of incarcerated young people have diagnosable mental health problems: http://ow.ly/83SW9|
To stay informed and get the latest information from NAMI as it happens just follow us on Twitter!