mental health

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How Hennepin County Is Fine-Tuning Mental Health Response

Hennepin County is expanding its mental health response budget by $20 million through 2024.

  • 10/15/2021
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My Job as an Embedded Social Worker

With the upcoming local elections focused on where voters land on public safety needs — the $180-million, 600-plus-person Minneapolis police department being a central piece of the conversation — we are focused on providing information about what solutions are getting committed, long-term resources.

  • 10/14/2021
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Gender-based Violence Resources

Resources recommended by our writers for assistance, action, and learning.

  • 09/23/2021
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Rep. Ami Wazlawik: Mental Health Needs

We are experiencing a sort of collective trauma right now and I don’t believe that we’re prepared to deal with it – within our mental health system or more generally in society.

  • 09/22/2021
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Collaborative Policing

August 31, 2021 — An expansion of embedded social workers into law enforcement was announced in Hennepin County. The addition

  • 08/31/2021

Discovering the Possibilities of the Present Moment

DISCOVERING THE POSSIBILITIES OF THE PRESENT MOMENT (VIA ZOOM) AUGUST 14 Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon Presenter: Tom Roberts Investment: $25 Registration

  • 08/14/2021

The Language of Emotions

THE LANGUAGE OF EMOTIONS (VIA ZOOM) AUGUST 7 Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon Presenter: Elizabeth Lewis Investment: $25 Registration deadline: August 6

  • 08/07/2021
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Survey Results: How Would You Fund Public Safety?

We asked our readers to complete a survey on public safety. Here is what some of you told us.

  • 08/05/2021

Stepping Stones to Moving Forward in Faith: A Courage and Renewal Retreat

STEPPING STONES TO MOVING FORWARD IN FAITH: A COURAGE AND RENEWAL RETREAT (VIA ZOOM) JULY 24 Saturday, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

  • 07/24/2021

Rest Into Relaxation

REST INTO RELAXATION (VIA ZOOM) JULY 14, 21, 28; AUGUST 4, 11, 18 Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Facilitator: Susan Tomashek Investment:

  • 07/14/2021
Maya Lamb

What I Do and Do Not Know

I don’t know what I am doing and that’s okay.

  • 07/12/2021
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VIEW: Black Mental Health Awareness

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time for us to promote the use of, advocate the need for, and

  • 05/21/2021