Entries by Chicago Behavioral Hospital

May is Positively Mental Health Month

Find Your Positive Outlook Since 1949, mental health has been observed in May as Mental Health Month. Part of creating mental wellness and staying mentally healthy has to do with managing your health through positivity. Research has made clear (Lahnna, Catalino, Algoe, etc.) that positivity can raise your mood, reduce worry, improve reactions to stress, […]

Providing Mental Health Support for LGBTQIA+ Youth

June is Pride month—a time to celebrate the culture of the LGBTQIA+ community, honor their impact and progress in the world, and renew awareness of the inequalities still faced by so many. Injustice and inequity are detrimental to mental health. LGBTQIA+ individuals are more likely to experience mental health challenges, many of which are directly […]