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Pete Earley

Author Pete Earley shares some of his recommendations for books focusing on mental illness, including Stories from the Shadows by Dr. Jim O'Connell.

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Harvard Medical School
Harvard Medical School

This year, for the first time in the 234-year history of the School, Harvard’s newest physicians- and dentists-in-training scattered across the Greater Boston area on only their third day as students. Their task: to get to know the people and communities they will be serving.

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The Town Crier

Socks. Such a simple wardrobe staple. But for Boston’s homeless population, a fresh pair represents “respect and dignity,” says Catherine Minahan of Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP).

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Vital Minds Podcast

BHCHP’s own Melinda Thomas, PA-C is the guest expert for this episode of Vital Minds, a podcast of the PA Foundation, a national nonprofit organization that promotes better health and wellness by providing PAs and PA students with philanthropic opportunities and resources.

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Radio Open Source with Christopher Lydon

BHCHP's Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jessie Gaeta is a guest on this episode of Christopher Lydon's show Radio Open Source. This episode seeks to understand the opioid crisis.

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STAT

In Justin Devlin’s stories, his pain is the villain. He is the superhero in a wheelchair, kicking his illness to the curb, sentencing his constant pain to a lifetime behind bars.

Writing “takes me away from the physical pain and the emotional pain. It gives me an escape,” said Devlin, who has a progressive genetic condition that limits his mobility.

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Larry Adams Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program New Place, New Problems: Unanticipated Struggles with Being Newly Housed

BHCHP consumer and Board of Directors member Larry Adams (lead on this project), with consumer and Board of Directors member Joanne Guarino, consumer Warren Magee, and staff from Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, made this video to share their stories and raise awareness about an important issue.

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The Boston Globe

People concerned about addiction treatment are cheering a development that might, at first, seem inconsequential: a change in a word-usage guide.

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Wicked Local Cambridge

Cambridge resident Elizabeth Mahoney attended the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program’s Medicine That Matters Gala on May 15 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel.

Mahoney is a member of the BHCHP Emerging Leaders Board.

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Wicked Local Woburn

WOBURN — Lindsay Morrissey, of Woburn, spoke at the “Medicine that Matters” gala that was held on May 15 at the Boston Renaissance Waterfront Hotel.

The event was the largest to date for Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program; more than 650 guests attended, raising a record-breaking $1 million.

During the dinner, Morrissey, a BHCHP emerging leaders ambassador, introduced the gala’s video that featured her father. She spoke of the wonderful care he received through the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program.

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