INSPIRING HOPE: Demi Lovato Inspires People to Be Vocal

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Singer/songwriter Demi Lovato has been an outspoken advocate for mental health since being diagnosed and treated for bipolar disorder. “Getting a diagnosis was kind of a relief. It helped meContinue Reading

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What Brings Me Hope:  My Story Depression is a very common thing being diagnosed in teens nowadays. About 1 in 4 people will have or already have depression. I thinkContinue Reading

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Celebrating Global Day of Hope May 2

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Thank you to everyone who helped celebrate all things ‪#‎hope‬ this past Saturday, May 2, 2015. We had so much fun planting sunflowers with all our iFred friends and supporters nextContinue Reading

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Gratitude for Health

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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, there will inevitably be a lot of talk about thankfulness and appreciation of life and all they have to offer. Aside from the goodnessContinue Reading

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Teaching Hope: A Powerful Lesson

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iFred’s recent project, Schools for Hope, launched this fall with fifth graders in the Chicagoland area. The curriculum aims to teach hope to students as a result of the dishearteningContinue Reading

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Community care in mental health

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#communitycare #communitymentalhealth #globalinnovations2014 If ever there was a need for innovation in mental health, it is now. Perhaps that is why we see growing global commitment to develop, evaluate, andContinue Reading

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