September was suicide prevention month and there was so much work done throughout the community and nation to raise awareness and increase conversations on both mental health and suicide prevention. Here at The Kim Foundation we were able to do many things throughout the month.Continue reading »
The Kim Foundation Blog
Insights, news and resources on mental health and suicide prevention.
Last week more than 500 behavioral health advocates traveled to Washington, D.C. to work with our elected delegation and promote the behavioral health needs of those back home. National Council for Behavioral Health puts on Hill Day each year in Washington D.C…Continue reading »
The words we choose to say or the way we choose to represent ourselves matter. Both our words and our nonverbal actions hold a lot of power, more than we probably even realize. There are many reasons why words are so important, especially when it comes to talking about mental illness.Continue reading »
In Nebraska, equine therapy is becoming more understood and utilized. Equine therapy or horse therapy has been proven as an effective form of both occupational and physical therapy. It is also beneficial to victims of trauma and individuals with other behavioral health challenges…Continue reading »
September is Suicide Prevention Month in the United States. It is a time where people can come together to grieve the lives we have lost to suicide and focus on the lives we can save. Communities across the country will come together to raise awareness on suicide prevention.Continue reading »
As you may have seen in the news recently, C&A Industries, our parent company, has been sold. This will provide exciting opportunities for employees of the company as they join forces with Medical Solutions. It obviously will also change things for The Kim Foundation.Continue reading »
Everyone will have the choice to take advantage of an opportunity that comes their way and when they do, itContinue reading »
The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is partnering with Metropolitan Community College and offering four noncredit courses in the community to bring awareness to suicide prevention. September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and the coalition is pleased to provide these educational courses along with resources.Continue reading »
Research shows us that journaling has many positive effects on our mental health. Journaling will impact each person differently, but there are benefits which everyone will experience if they journal: clarity on thoughts and feelings, knowing oneself better, reducing stress, and problem solving.
Research has shown us the effects our environment has on us both positive and negative. Who and what we surroundContinue reading »