Tuesday, October 25, 2016

5 Distressing Realities About The State Of Mental Health In America

Posted in Mental Health

Huffingtonpost.com 10/25/2016

"... One in five American adults will experience a mental health disorder in a given year. That makes it highly likely many of us know someone who is dealing with a psychological condition. But when it comes to understanding these disorders, we often fall flat. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/world-mental-health-day-2016_us_57f3d21ae4b01b16aaff2c85 

Obama Plans Overhaul Of Child Support Payment Rules For Prisoners Over GOP Objections

Posted in Child Support

Rawstory.com 10/24/2016

"... The Obama administration, in its final weeks, plans to ease the legal obligations on prisoners to pay for child support while they are locked up, targeting practices that critics say can saddle ex-convicts with crippling debts. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.rawstory.com/2016/10/obama-plans-overhaul-of-child-support-payment-rules-for-prisoners-over-gop-objections/

Three National Nonprofit Organizations Have Applied For A $100 Million MacArthur Foundation Grant To Reduce Fatherlessness In The United States

Posted in Fatherhood

Digitaljournal.com 10/24/2016

"... The Men's Health Network, the Global Initiative for Boys and Men (A project of the Coalition for a White House Council for Boys and Men), and the Center for Divorce Education have applied for the grant to greatly expand two online parent education programs that increase fathers' involvement. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3109750