Children’s Hospital New Orleans sets the bar for mental health services amid growing need | Sponsored: Children’s Hospital New Orleans

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Editor’s Note This article is brought to you by Children’s Hospital New Orleans. In recent years, children across the country have struggled with depression, anxiety and other problems because of COVID-19, exposure to violence, family issues, school disruptions and more. That’s also been true in New Orleans and across the […]

A therapists tips for breaking mental health stigma

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Since the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a shift in the stigma associated with mental health.  More and more people have shed light on their mental health struggles and sought mental health treatment to manage issues like anxiety and depression.  With the increase in demand, we have seen more therapists […]

Mental healthcare for marginalized groups: Barriers to access

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Individuals from minoritized ethnic communities are generally less likely to use mental healthcare services than the majority white population. Some of the reasons for disparities in mental health utilization by marginalized ethnic groups include provider discrimination, lack of adequate health insurance, high costs, limited access to quality care, stigma, mistrust […]