2008 eCast Archive

December 2008

  • Changes to the ADA Affect Those with Psychiatric Disabilities
  • Call for Presentation Proposals for NAMI Convention 2009
  • Depression and Bipolar Support in Spanish
  • Veterans-Related Resources
  • Free Online Videos on Resiliency and Recovery

November 2008

  • Innovative Initiatives for Reducing Early Mortality
  • Self-Disclosure and Its Impact
  • Mothers with Depression and their Adult Daughters: New Study Seeks Participants
  • Call for Papers and Presentations on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
  • Guide for College Students Seeking Mental Health Services
  • Multicultural Presentations Available from Conference

October 2008

  • New Class Announced in Psychiatric Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Fall Issue of the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal Online Now Available
  • Free Webinar on Strategies to Help Veterans
  • Resources on Multicultural Mental Health and Rehabilitation
  • Planning Ahead Supports Self-Determination

September 2008

  • New Homelessness Resource Center Web Site Launched
  • September is Suicide Prevention Month
  • New Toolkit Supports Sustainability in Community-Based Programs
  • Call for Workshop Proposals
  • Survey Seeks Input on State Mental Health Systems

August 2008

  • Parenting & Child Custody Issues Toolkit for People with Behavioral Health Problems
  • Conference on Recovery now Online Video Courses with CEUs
  • Resources and Funding focus for Student Mental Health on College Campuses
  • The Contribution of Self-Direction to Improving the Quality of Mental Health Services
  • Center Continues as Academic Program Closes
  • Helping to Demystify Self-Inflicted Violence

July 2008

  • Latino Initiatives Focus for Newsletter
  • Online Survey Looking for Feedback from Certified Peer Specialists!
  • Summer Issue of the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal Online Now Available
  • Peer-Centered Presentations Featured at Conference
  • Suicide Prevention among Individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses
  • Transition Age Youth and Steps Taken by States

June 2008

  • Leadership in Mental Health Systems Focus for Newsletter
  • Online Survey for Parents with a Psychiatric Disability
  • Free Webinar on the Effective Use of WRAP
  • Funding Opportunities
  • Women and Depression
  • Survey for People with Bipolar Disorder

May 2008

  • Remarkable Success in Supported Employment Featured in Spring Issue of Journal
  • Cultural and Linguistic Competence Conference Call
  • Creating Inclusive Communities for People with Psychiatric Disabilities
  • National Conference and Summit on Mental Health Promotion
  • New International Diploma in Mental Health Law
  • NAMI Annual Convention in June
  • Alternatives 2008 Seeks Workshop Proposals

April 2008

  • New Book on Leadership
  • Conference Closes, Courses Coming
  • Report on State Mandates for Benefits
  • Free Guidebook Highlights Peer Specialists in In-Patient Settings
  • “Power of Peers” Conference Offers Scholarships

March 2008

  • Conference Spans Research, Practice and Innovations Toward Recovery
  • Mental Health America Releases Survey Results of Consumers and Psychiatrists
  • Suicide Prevention Resources
  • Funding Opportunities for Researchers from National Institute of Health
  • Free Training Teleconference on Stigma
  • Accredited Online Courses Free for a Limited Time

February 2008

  • Conference on Innovative and Effective Ways to a Recovery-Orientation
  • Participate in Survey on Cultural Competence in Consumer-Run Programs
  • Special Offer for Print and Online for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal
  • New Film Focuses on Work & Recovery
  • Last Call for Applications
  • Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment and Prevention Recommendations

January 2008

  • Online “Clubhouse” is Unique, New Opportunity for Support and Hope
  • Last Chance for Early Bird Discount on Conference
  • Toward a Vision of Recovery: Book and Companion Video
  • Free Webcast on the Evidence Base for Consumer-Driven Services
  • Articles Highlight Recovery and Rehabilitation