Showing posts with label #StigmasErased. Show all posts
Showing posts with label #StigmasErased. Show all posts

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

๐ŸŽฅ IMOA - Imagine Pacific Original Article: (VIDEO)๐ŸŽฅ "Ending the Stigmatic Role of the National Guard: A Call for Change"

๐ŸŽฅ IMOA - Imagine Pacific Original Article: (VIDEO)๐ŸŽฅ

 "Ending the Stigmatic Role of the National Guard: A Call for Change"

๐ŸŒ„Introduction:

Experience the National Guard's transformation in a split-screen animation. Historical images seamlessly evolve into a contemporary force. It emphasizes key points, setting the stage for a compelling narrative.
๐Ÿ“… Evolution of the National Guard:

Depicting the National Guard's shift from a part-time reserve to a vibrant, dynamic force. Each era unfolds with representative imagery, narrating the Guard's evolution.
๐Ÿฆ The COVID-19 Pandemic:

The article portrays National Guard heroes in action during the pandemic - distributing vaccines, conducting tests, and aiding healthcare systems.
⚖️Challenges and Disparities:

Witness the disparities between active duty and National Guard benefits. Scales and side-by-side comparisons use animated elements to spotlight these differences clearly.
๐Ÿ”„Proposed Solutions:
Experience a paradigm shift advocating for reform of career status rules. Watch as positive change unfolds, echoing a brighter future for National Guard members.
๐ŸคConclusion and Call to Action:
The National Guard remains a ready and reliable operational force. A call to action is made with the need for change that will inevitably make the Guard more ready, reliable, and resilient. inevitably


 #StigmasErased,#equity,#operationalforce,#dynamic,#Evolution,#COVID-19,#NationalGuard,#DisasterResponse,#retirementsecurity,#IMOA,

Monday, October 23, 2023

๐ŸŒฟIMSPARK: Addiction and the Human Experience: Exploring the Chronic Illness Perspective๐ŸŒฟ

๐ŸŒฟImagine...Addiction and the Human Experience: Exploring the Chronic Illness Perspective๐ŸŒฟ

๐Ÿ’ก Imagined Endstate:

The podcast episode sheds light on the complexities of addiction and substance use disorders, challenging misconceptions and stigma, ultimately leading to a more compassionate and informed approach to these issues.

๐Ÿ“š Source:

Johnson, H. B. and T. (2023, October 19). Addiction as a chronic illness. Medical News. 

๐Ÿ”— Link: 

https://www.medpagetoday.com/podcasts/thedoctorsart/106896


๐Ÿ’ฅ What's the Big Deal: 

Addiction and substance use disorders have long been misunderstood and stigmatized. This podcast episode,๐Ÿ’ปfeaturing Nzinga Harrison, MD, Henry Bair, and Tyler Johnson, MD, delves into the evolving understanding of addiction๐Ÿšฌ as a chronic illness. It highlights the heritable and environmental factors that contribute to addiction ๐Ÿ™‡‍♂️its prevalence in modern society, ๐Ÿฌand the importance of meaningful healthcare in addressing addiction. The conversation addresses early intervention, combating stigma, and the upcoming book "Un-Addiction: 6 Mind-Changing Conversations That Could Save a Life" by Nzinga Harrison, MD.


#StigmasErased,#MentalHealth,#addiction,#SocialDeterminatesofHealth,#SDH,#IMSPARK, 



Friday, July 7, 2023

๐ŸŒŸ IMSPARK: Mental Health Advocacy ๐ŸŒŸ

 



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IMSPARK: Mental Health Advocacy ๐ŸŒŸ
๐ŸŒˆ Imagine… Stigmas Erased
๐Ÿ”— Link: Explore the transformative work of City Voices ➡️ https://www.cityvoicesonline.org
๐Ÿ“š Source: City Voices. (n.d.). City Voices. Retrieved from
๐Ÿ”ฅ What's the Big Deal:
City Voices challenges mental health stigmas by adopting an asset-based approach and empowering peers. Through peer support, community engagement, and stigma-challenging activities, they create a compassionate and inclusive society. Let's envision a future where stigmas are erased, mental health is prioritized, and everyone feels accepted and supported. ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ—ฃ️๐Ÿ’™

Key Terms:
#CityVoices
#MentalHealth

๐Ÿฅ IMSPARK.: a Thriving Pacific: Navigating the Future of Care๐Ÿฅ

๐Ÿฅ Imagine... a Thriving Pacific: Navigating the Future of Care๐Ÿฅ   ๐Ÿ’ก Imagined Endstate:   A Pacific community where every individual, rega...