February 12, 2019

Examining trauma provides insight into mental health disparities and poverty across Indian Country

Exposure to adverse, distressing events such as forced removal and cultural loss across multiple generations can manifest in anxiety, depression and other mental illnesses.
September 23, 2017

Walk for Hope 5K

The first 100 to register will receive a free T-Shirt at the event.    This event is to help raise awareness for suicide prevention, Commissioner Terri White […]
June 30, 2017

Dr. Stumblingbear-Riddle appointed to OK Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Board

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Behavioral Health Clinic experiences very few “slow days,” a result likely related to the inadequate behavioral and mental healthcare services in the United […]
April 15, 2016

National Stress Day 2016

People are different and the ways in which they handle stress are also different. What may be stressful to you may not be to another; therefore, […]
February 11, 2016

Growing up hungry: food insecurity’s impact on mental health

Keep the commodity cheese away from Fawn White, thanks. “I hate commod cheese,” she said. “I despise it when I hear people say, ‘Oh, I love […]
January 15, 2015

Mental and physical health outcomes often intertwined

When it comes to the leading causes of death for Americans, chronic diseases such as cancer, and heart and respiratory diseases come to mind. Annually though, […]