Building Positive Mental Health for Every New Mexican

July is Minority Mental Health Awareness month and, because New Mexico is a minority/majority multicultural state, it’s important to stand together to support health equity. Minority communities have historically suffered significant mental and physical health inequalities with regard to access and treatment. Health equity is achieved when everyone in our state has the same opportunity […]

PTSD: Building Resilience After Trauma

In the wake of the 2020 global pandemic, people are struggling to try to balance their mental and physical health. The Dose of Wellness campaign shines a spotlight on the interconnectivity of mental and physical health—they are, essentially, one and the same. A common, and undertreated condition that many of us experience is Post Traumatic […]

Wellness is Building Well Communities in Every Part of New Mexico

May is officially Mental Health Awareness Month and there is no separation between physical health and mental wellness. The Dose of Wellness campaign was created by the New Mexico Department of Human Services, Behavioral Health Services Division (BHSD) to erase the misconception that mental health is a separate issue from a person’s physical wellbeing. The […]

New Mexico announces new campaign promoting mental, physical health

By: KRQE StaffOriginal Link: https://www.krqe.com/health/new-mexico-announces-new-campaign-promoting-mental-physical-health/ SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The state announced a new campaign promoting mental and physical health resources. A Dose of Wellness is a new campaign announced by the New Mexico Human Services Department that offers positive tools and other resources to help New Mexicans improve their overall health. According to the department, it was […]

New Mexico Announces New Campaign: Dose of Wellness

New Mexico announces new campaign promoting mental and physical well-being resources SANTA FE – A Dose of Wellness is a new campaign to promote mental and physical well-being by offering positive tools and informational resources to help New Mexicans improve their health, announced the New Mexico Human Services Department. We cannot separate the mind from the body, […]