Articles from the Magellan Health Insights Blog
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Hope for suicide prevention through action
Now is the time to raise awareness and reduce the stigma surrounding suicide. Learn more about the warning signs and what you can do if you suspect someone is thinking about suicide. Be the one to save a life.
The new 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline is here
The new 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline launched on July 16, 2022. With 988, it’s now easier than ever for anyone experiencing mental health-related distress–whether that is thoughts of suicide, a mental health or substance use crisis, or any other kind of emotional distress–to seek immediate help.
Recovery is for everyone. Or is it?
We’re all impacted by mental health and substance use conditions in some way, whether we live with them or know someone who does. But with 74 million adults and 5 million adolescents in America living with a mental health or substance use condition, is recovery really for everyone?
Press Releases and Media
Magellan Healthcare Inc., the behavioral and specialty healthcare segment of Magellan Health, Inc., today
announced a series of virtual events in support of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and Recovery Month in September.
This National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, it is important that we assess the state of suicide and take a few moments to remind ourselves of the basic, and sometimes overlooked, steps we can take to help those at risk of suicide.