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No Longer Published as of 10-3-2016

Another View: Suicide – A problem we can actually do something about
The Auburn Journal
9/8/2015
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Got a minute? Teens do, for each other, in videos
The Sacramento Bee
6/1/2015
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A healthy workplace can help the depressed out of darkness
The Sacramento Bee
5/6/2015
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Student wins first in Directing Change contest with film ‘You, Me, Us’
Daily Bruin
4/27/2015
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Monterey County’s top mental health official to depart
Monterey County Herald
2/2/2015
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Marin Voice: Suicide prevention – know the signs
Marin Independent Journal
8/23/2014
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Guest commentary: Learn the signs and make sure to reach out to prevent suicide
Contra Costa Times
8/22/2014
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Samuel N. Keo: Breaking Down stereotypes helps Asian Americans embrace mental health care
San Jose Mercury News
6/24/2014
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Richmond event tackles mental health in African-American community
Contra Costa Times
6/13/2014
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Statewide winners announced in Directing Change Video Contest on Mental Health Matters Day
PR Newswire
5/14/2014

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Students, teacher trained to help those thinking of suicide
Victor Ojakian
SFGate
5/12/2014

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Social media and mental health writers and journalists intersect through first-of-its-kind guidelines for communication
PRWeb.COM Newswire
5/8/2014

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Students’ stories to help overcome stigma of seeking mental health services
UC Davis News
4/22/2014

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Social workers are leaders in California’s mental health transformation
Shirley Gentilini, MSW, LCSW
National Association of Social Workers California News
4/12/2014

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Fresno Latino family wellness event set
The Fresno Bee
4/9/2014

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Entertainment Industries Council’s Generation Next Competition announces 3 student winners in Film/TV, Journalism, and Social Media
PRWEB.COM Newswire
4/8/2014

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Vacaville youth walking on air after shoe design wins prize
Melissa Murphy
The Reporter
4/1/2014

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“Serving Those Who Serve” supports mental health awareness and stigma elimination in San Diego’s military community
PRNewswire
3/5/2014

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Picture This: Mental Health portrayals in the media
PRWeb
2/19/2014

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Competition empowers California college students to make positive change while practicing their craft
PRWeb
1/24/2014

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California launches mobile app to provide a safety net and lifeline for suicidal individuals
PRWeb
12/11/2013

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New UC Davis website turns smartphones into student lifelines
Julia Ann Easley
Daily Democrate
12/9/2013

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PTSD expert Charles Hoge to talk on mental health
Carly Bates
The Daily Nexus
11/20/2013

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EIC’s TEAM Up launches Generation NEXT competition for aspiring film/television, journalism and social media students
PRWeb
11/6/2013

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Golden Gate Bridge jump survivor to speak at Dominican Monday
Jim Welte
Larkspur-CorteMadera Patch
9/30/2013

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Campus administrators invite students, staff to participate in online mental health survey
Somin Park
The Daily Californian
9/25/2013

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Health 101 magazine relies on student feedback
Aryssa Carvalho
Sonoma State Star
9/10/2013

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“Suicide Prevention Week” puts spotlight on local interventions
Vanessa Finney
Big Bear News
9/6/2013

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College of the Canyons to host Body-Mind-Wellness Fair
SCV News
9/3/2013

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College of the Canyons offers free Mental Health First Aid Training
SCV News
8/20/2013

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Inside Edition’s Lisa Guerrero and Entertainment Industries Council “get real” about mental health
WatchList News
8/12/2013

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It’s OK2TALK about mental health
WatchList News
8/2/2013

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Radio Television Digital News Association joins TEAM Up Movement with Entertainment Industries Council and National Association of Broadcasters
PRWeb
7/31/2013

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Viewpoints: Teacher credentialing should include mental health training
Wayne Clark
Sacramento Bee
7/31/2013

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Effort begins to reduce suicide rates of American Indians in North Bay region
Lake County News
7/28/2013

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Friendship Line offers support to seniors
The Times-Standard
6/25/2013

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Novato high-schooler wins statewide award for mental illness video
Janis Mara
Marin Independent Journal
6/21/2013

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Finally, a dialogue about mental illness
Wayne Clark
Capitol Weekly
6/20/2013

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New Tech students honored for suicide prevention video
Napa Valley Register
6/8/2013

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President Obama enlists Hollywood for mental health awareness campaign
The Hollywood Reporter
6/3/2013

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Entertainment and media launch national campaign to encourage accurate storytelling on mental health
PRWeb
6/3/2013

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Influential journal devotes issue to mental illness stigma
PsychiatryOnline
6/3/2013

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Glenn Close narrates groundbreaking new documentary that shatters misconceptions about mental illness
Sacramento Bee
5/21/2013

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Struggles to bear to mind: Campus to use grant to improve mental health programs for students
Virgie Hoban and Gladys Rosario
The Daily Californian
4/26/2013

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CalMHSA funds three RO initiatives in 2013
Meredith
ReachOut
4/18/2013

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College of the Canyons to host suicide prevention event
SCVNews
4/16/2013

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California Mental Health Services Authority announces regional winners of statewide high school video contest
PRWeb
4/14/2013

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Student video contest addressing suicide and mental illness gets overwhelming response from California high schoolers
PRWeb
3/21/2013

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Preventing subsequent suicide attempts one phone call at a time
Lauren M.Whaley
CHCF Center for Health Reporting
3/14/2013

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Associated Press Stylebook adds entry on covering mental illness
PRWeb
3/7/2013

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Friendship line available
The Trinity Journal
3/6/2013

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Clearlake council takes up suicide prevention issue: North Bay prevention project to expand into Lake County
Lake County Record-Bee
2/28/2013

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Moraga: Campolindo students make PSA video for contest, aim to help eliminate stigmas
Contra Costa Times
2/14/2013

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California launches suicide prevention website
AsianWeek
1/4/2013

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As national conversation on mental health continues, Entertainment Industries Council offers tools for journalists
PRWeb
12/21/2012

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Drummond: A mother shares her pain to raise suicide awareness
Tammerlin Drummond
Oakland Tribune
12/16/2012

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Santa Clara County suicide rate falls below California average
Jacob Bourne
Milpitas Patch
12/14/2012

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‘Know the Signs’ campaign aims to prevent suicide through awareness
Anna Gorman
Los Angeles Times
12/12/2012

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Expanding city’s clinical services
Fahima Paghmani
San Diego City Times
11/14/2012

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Mental health prevention a wise investment
Kevin Hines
San Francisco Chronicle (Op-Ed)
11/11/2012

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California high school students invited to “Direct Change” for Suicide Prevention and Eliminating Stigma
Scoop San Diego
11/8/2012

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Suicide Prevention website launches for Californians
Jennifer Manalili
City Times
10/22/2012

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CalMHSA launches web site to urge suicide prevention
Campus Safety
10/5/2012

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California launches suicide info site
Raymond Mendoza
The Daily Titan
10/3/2012

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Mental health services to be enhanced
Cassie Hammond
Coast Report Online
10/2/2012

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Schools seek money for nurses, counselors
Brenna Swift
The Union Democrat
9/18/2012

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Grants fund ‘Be Well’ efforts
William Miles
The State Hornet (Sacramento State)
9/12/2012

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Health center promotes suicide prevention week
Haley Lambert
The Collegian (Fresno State)
9/12/2012

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New style guide debuts to assist journalists reporting on mental health issues
PRWeb
9/10/2012

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Transitions Mental Health launches Friendship Line in Santa Barbara County
Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce News
9/5/2012

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Grants bolster Sacramento State’s mental health outreach
Richard Chang
Sacramento Bee
9/5/2012
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SDSU aims to assist students with mental Hhalth without screenings
interview with Alfredo Aguirre, CalMHSA Board Member, counselor for SDSU and the San Diego PEI Suicide Prevention campaign
Maureen Cavanaugh, Patty Lane, Peggy Pico
KPBS
7/31/2012
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UC reaching out to depressed students online
Stephen Ceasar
Los Angeles Times
7/29/2012
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Heed suicide’s warning signs
Amy Faulstich, Family Service Agency of Marin
Marin Independent Journal
6/7/2012
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Southern California Hispanic mental health stakeholders and Spanish language news media join forces to combat misspercetions about mental health problems
PR Newswire
6/7/2012
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California launches mental illness social media campaign
MediaPost News
5/24/2012
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California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) launches campaign to engage youth in fight against stigma and discrimination
PR Newswire
5/23/2012
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United Advocates for Children and Families (UACF) awarded $2.6M Prop 63 grant to reduce mental health stigma and discrimination across California
BusinessWire
5/2/2012
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Suicide prevention line reaches out to California seniors
HealthyCal.org
3/18/2012
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Entertainment Industries Council brings together creative community, news media and mental health stakeholders in statewide education and outreach program
PRWeb
1/3/2012
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Mental health taboos fuel Korean American suicides
AsianWeek
12/20/2011
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A year after their son’s suicide, a Chico couple works to save other children
Chico News & Review
10/13/11
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Runyon Saltzman & Einhorn chosen for $11.2M mental health campaign
Sacramento Business Journal
10/13/2011
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Community colleges awarded $7 million for mental health training
Los Angeles Times
10/11/2011
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"The last great stigma of the twentieth century is the stigma of mental illness."

— Tipper Gore


Artwork by: Gary R. Bustin