Recorded at the ACELERATED GLOBAL CONNECTION SUMMIT in St. Paul, Minnesota on February 27, 2020,
former stand-up comedian and current Executive Director of The Heart and Mind Connection,
Chris Shaw shares a portion of his talk on "What We DO Have".
This News piece from 11/15/2019 shows the coordinated efforts that went into getting legislation passed to build a National 3-digit suicide crisis response line, much like had been developed for 9-1-1. The new number, 9-8-8 was signed by the President into law on October 17, 2020 and is projected to be active Nationwide by Spring 2022.
We are proud to be a part of this concerted effort!!
Season 1, Episode 2:
UNDERSTANDING TRAUMA AND EMOTIONS
With Guest: Anna Morgan
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP), and
Founder of Medela Therapy in Mpls, MN
The Heart and Mind Connection is Minnesota's only Peer-run and veteran-led mental health and substance use recovery, advocacy and awareness 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our mission is to develop connection, foster purpose and empower ourselves and others struggling with hope, through education, suicide prevention programming and legislative activism.
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The Steve Rummler HOPE Network (SRHN) is partnering with The Heart and Mind Connection (HAMC) to help improve community access to the life-saving overdose reversal medication, naloxone. As part of the initiative, HAMC will establish a Naloxone Access Point, or NAP, and will maintain and stock naloxone kits and act as a pickup point for individuals across Anoka County. In early 2021, they will also begin providing community overdose prevention training to groups and individuals. For more info, call Chris Shaw at 612-351-2080.