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Colorado Edition: What Say You?

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 Originally appeared on KUNC Today on Colorado Edition: We get a look at how ballot signatures are verified in Colorado. We’ll ... more

Colorado nonprofits anxious about crucial fall fundraising period amid pandemic, recession and political uncertainty

Originally appeared in the Denver Post October 12, 2020 Colorado nonprofits anxious about crucial fall fundraising period amid pandemic, recession and ... more

NEW IN-PATIENT CARE, ROUTINE TELE-HEALTH, AND MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT IN COLORADO ACCORDING TO MENTAL HEALTH COLORADO’S MOE KELLER

Originally appeared in thecoloradohealthreport.com …our accommodations to the coronavirus, combined with a re-evaluation of the mental healthcare ... more

Mental Health Colorado hosts series of candidate forums

September 30, 2020 By: Libby Stanford Originally appeared in The Summit Daily. Voters will have the chance to hear from Colorado Legislature candidates on ... more

Mental Health Colorado takes positions on Nov. 3 ballot

October 2, 2020 Originally appeared in Colorado Politics By: Joey Bunch Mental Health Colorado made its position known on four ballot issues Friday, ... more

Mental Health Colorado to host online candidate forums

Originally appeared in The Huerfano World Journal Mental Health Colorado to host online candidate forums DeNVeR — As a nonpartisan organization, Mental ... more

Coronavirus has made Colorado's mental health crisis worse | Vince Bzdek

September 26, 2020 By: Vincent Bzdek “This is the worst mental health the country's ever been in,” said Vincent Atchity, head of Mental Health Colorado. ... more

Colorado Suicide Hotline Calls Spike During Covid-19 Pandemic

September 11, 2020 Originally appeared in New 99.1 Country Thursday, September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day and the suicide prevention hotline is 800 ... more

Guns Killed Four Times More People of Color Than Whites in Colorado

September 9, 2020 By: Michael Roberts Originally appeared in Westword Guns don't discriminate. They're capable of killing anyone, no matter their age, ... more

‘Everybody feels it’: Mental-health challenges of working from home, pandemic confront Boulder County residents

September 5, 2020 Originally appeared in the Boulder Daily Camera Since John Tayer, Boulder Chamber CEO and president, began working remotely his dress attire ... more

STRESS TEST: Mental health care services pushed to brink amid COVID-19

By: Kara Mason Originally appeared in the Colorado Sentinel ond wave of COVID-19 cases surged across the country and in Colorado this summer, mental health ... more

Colorado Springs man's death while resisting arrest another example in mental health response shortcomings, experts say

By: Olivia Prentzel Read the article in The Gazette Chad Burnett, 49, as pictured on website for Chaz Pro Bike Fit, his Colorado Springs bicycle fitting ... more

COVID disrupts mental health of workers

By: Ken Amundson Originally appeared in BizWest COVID-19 has disrupted, quite obviously, the lives of workers — both at work and in personal terms, resulting ... more

Opinion: Addressing racism is a mental health priority

By: Vincent Atchity, President & CEO, Mental Health Colorado Appeared in the Steamboat Pilot and Today "I love America more than any other country in the ... more

Addressing racism is a mental health priority

By: Vincent Atchity, President & CEO, Mental Health Colorado Appeared in the Boulder Weekly “I love America more than any other country in the world ... more

Mental Health Colorado compiles 2020 legislative report

Originally appeared in the State of Reform By: Michael Goldberg Mental Health Colorado – a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that aims to promote mental ... more

5 Things Colorado: Rep. Emily Sirota, Medicaid wave?, Convening Panel

Originally appeared in the State of Reform By: DJ Wilson We are about to start getting our band back together…! Meaning, it’ll soon be time to pull ... more

OPINION: Addressing Racism is a Mental Health Imperative

Appeared in the Pagosa Daily Post By Vincent Atchity “I love America more than any other country in the world and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the ... more

Unmasking the debate: A look at the psychology behind mask wearing

By: Kari Harden Originally appeared in The Steamboat Pilot STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — There is something unique about the intensity of the debate around mask ... more

Lawmakers pass multiple mental health bills

By: Andy Koen Originally appeared on KOAA News DENVER — Colorado lawmakers passed multiple bills during the abbreviated session aimed at improving ... more