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Taking Eating Disorder Treatments Virtual…”The Ginger Doyel Honorary AIM Grant”

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Virtual treatments are the new normal. We need not only to increase the overall clinical workforce to treat youth with mental health challenges, but also provide immediate help for those waiting for care. We can do this through flexibility, ingenuity and innovation in our research and treatments. AIM will support the research needed to turn these in-the-moment innovative approaches into enduring improvements to youth mental health care and outcomes BEYOND COVID through our AIM Beyond COVID Fund.

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Chris Harrison on the Cover of Carmel Magazine

Cover Story on Chris Harrison of ABC’s “The Bachelor” & AIM

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Brett Wilbur, Carmel Magazine
Carmel Magazines’ Holiday 2019 cover story features Chris Harrison, the host of ABC’s “The Bachelor” and of our wonderful gala this year.

Chris has long been an advocate for youth mental health through his work with the Grant Halliburton Foundation of Dallas. So he immediately understood the importance of AIM’s mission.

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AIM Youth Mental Health founder Susan Stilwell in Carmel Magazine

AIM Featured in Carmel Magazine

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Brett Wilbur, Carmel Magazine
“Many of today’s major social problems are rooted in mental health. If we can solve the mental health epidemic, we can solve a lot of society’s other problems.” Says AIM Youth Mental Health founder Susan Stilwell in an interview in the Summer/Fall issue of Carmel Magazine.

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AIM Symposium in Carmel to Bring Top Doctors for Youth Mental Health

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James Herrera, Monterey Herald
A conference that will bring together mental health professionals to discuss youth mental health research and treatment is coming to the Monterey Peninsula in May, organizers announced this week.

The inaugural AIM Youth Mental Health Scientific Symposium will be a gathering of doctors from around the world, along with AIM’s scientific advisory board, for a retreat focused on research, early intervention and dissemination of the best treatments for youth struggling with mental health.

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Governor Gavin Newsom’s budget proposal calls for serious investment in mental health in California

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Governor Gavin Newsom, Medium
Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing large-scale investments in mental health care in California. A longtime vocal advocate for mental health care reform, Newsom’s state budget proposal, released January 10, emphasized the impacts of untreated mental illness on communities in California.

“In any given year, one in four families in California deal with a mental health condition,” said Newsom in an article he wrote on Medium in 2018. “It’s hard to think of a public policy issue not impacted by the state of mental healthcare.”

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How Smartphones Are Making Kids Unhappy

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For the first time, a generation of children is going through adolescence with smartphones ever-present. Jean Twenge, a professor of psychology at San Diego State University, has a name for these young people born between 1995 and 2012: “iGen.”

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