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National Mental Health Awareness Month May 1, 2019

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, an opportunity for providers, advocates and individuals living with mental illness to reflect and raise awareness.This month's observance will focus on the mind-body connection and the way our overall mood and well-being can...

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Apr 1, 2019

At FBH, we have incorporated Trauma-Informed Care practices into our treatment programs because we know that trauma - especially in childhood - alters everything about a person, from worldview to coping skills.Our understanding of trauma today is based on groundbreaking...

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The Cost of Depression Mar 4, 2019

Depression affects more than 16 million Americans and is the leading cause of disability worldwide, costing the U.S. economy $210.5 billion per year in absenteeism, reduced productivity and medical costs, according to the Center for Workplace Mental Health. In addition...

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New Crisis Line Will Serve the Region Sep 24, 2018

A new regional crisis line operated by Frontier Behavioral Health will come online by Jan. 1, 2019, and serve Spokane, Stevens, Lincoln, Adams, Pend Oreille and Ferry counties. The toll free number is 1.877.266.1818. FBH will contract with the Spokane...

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FBH Expands Insurance Capacity Sep 18, 2018

The U.S. healthcare system has been challenged by an acute shortage of psychiatrists and other mental health professionals for decades, but at a time when more people are struggling with depression, thoughts of suicide and the effects of opioid addiction...

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Understanding Mental Health Jun 1, 2018

Mental health is how you think, feel and act. In general, people in good mental health have a positive attitude and look forward to the challenges of life, feel good about themselves and others, and act responsibly in their work...

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