Ann Strachan talks about the future of the Granite Pathways Manchester clubhouse with longtime member Dan Radlinski. (Photo courtesy of Shawne Wickham, Union Leader.)

Ann Strachan talks about the future of the Granite Pathways Manchester clubhouse with longtime member Dan Radlinski. (Photo courtesy of Shawne Wickham, Union Leader.)

Exploring solutions: help for kids, more money to fight crisis, and reasons for optimism

"Beyond the Stigma" series in the New Hampshire Union Leader takes a "solutions journalism" approach to reporting on addiction and behavioral health

Beyond The Stigma” is a year-long series sponsored by the New Hampshire Solutions Journalism Lab at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications and funded by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, the New Hampshire chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and private individuals.

During July, the series featured New Hampshire’s mobile crisis response teams, which help people with mental health crises stay out of emergency rooms, optimism on the front lines of the opioid crisis, expanded help for kids with severe behavioral health needs, additional federal funding coming to the state to help combat the addiction crisis and more.

Read the full series here.

 

“Beyond The Stigma” is a year-long series sponsored by the New Hampshire Solutions Journalism Lab at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications and funded by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, the New Hampshire chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and private individuals.