We must continue important conversations about mental health, especially as we face life during and after a global pandemic. People with disabilities are at higher risk for COVID-19 exposure and more likely to social isolate. According to our research, isolation is the most reported cause of stress during COVID-19, increasing the need for mental health support. Here are all the ways we're taking on mental health across the country.
Find Mental Health Services at a Local Easterseals Near You
Our therapists, educators and caregivers are staying connected and providing critical services through virtual and telehealth appointments.
Take a FREE Mental Health Screening Online
Easterseals Michigan has provided a free online screening to help you check in and help you establish the next step toward getting treatment.
On a special FACEBOOK LIVE "Conversations with Angela" event, Easterseals CEO Angela Williams was joined by former U.S. Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy, leading mental health innovator and advocate, to discuss what mental health looks like in the age of the pandemic. "Like" Angela Williams on Facebook.
Alicia’s COVID-19 Diary: The Importance of Mental Health
It's important to check in as we continue to stop the spread of COVID-19. Not only should we keep track of our health physically, but mentally as well.
A Journey with Feeling Different
A journey with feeling different – that’s how Luther Saint-Joy describes his life. Luther’s journey has been marked by social and developmental barriers, by emotional pain, perseverance and courage.