MHANYS Mental Health Update -
A regular update of MHANYS' initiatives, public policy statements,
news, and announcements from MHANYS' CEO. See the Mental Health
Update - Index for public policy statements and news prior to
Connections Archive - a publication of MHANYS’ CMHP
Project, published from 2002 - 2006 to explore various aspects
of community mental health initiatives and services delivery in
New York State.
Support Toolkit - The family support toolkit is a resource
to help those who work with parents with psychiatric disabilities
understand their abilities and their needs. The document contains
extensive technical assistance plus online resources and evidence-based
parenting programs to empower providers to empower parents. Hundreds
of parents and providers were interviewed to determine what information
needed to be shared.
Yourself Through Family Court Proceedings: A Guide for Parents
with Psychiatric Disabilities - prepared by Darlene Ward,
sponsored through MHANYS' Parents With Psychiatric Disabilities
Project. Suggestions from parents with psychiatric disabilities,
service providers, and representatives of Family Courts on how
you can help yourself and your children during any Family Court
proceedings involving custody.
Sheets from the Mental
Health Information Center - Fact Sheets dealing with a range
of mental health issues, with a specific focus on resources serving
New York State.
Annotated Bibliography - an extensive listing of resources
for children living
with people with serious psychiatric disabilities.
The Managing Stress in Trying Times Toolkit - The purpose of this tool kit is to provide ideas and resources to maintain emotional and physical health while navigating today’s economic stormy waters.