Tag Archive: #mentalhealth

Tips for Keeping Children’s Bodies & Minds Busy This Winter

Posted on January 4, 2022
For kids, post-holiday winter shouldn’t mean hibernation. Instead, parents should be looking into safe physical activities to keep their children’s bodies and minds active. According to Advocate Aurora pediatrician Dr. Allison Blonski, most American grade-school children are not getting the [read more...]

Virtual Panel Discussion: Depression

Posted on January 4, 2022
MEETING MENTAL HEALTH WITH GRACE MINISTRY PRESENTS Giving Light to the Darkness: A Virtual Panel Discussion on Depression When: Monday, January 17th from 7-8:30pm Where: Due to the recent COVID surge, this will now be a live ZOOM Webinar.  Please [read more...]

7 Ways to be More Grounded

Posted on December 22, 2021
There’s been a lot about the past year that has been unsettling and can be disruptive to your mental health. Work schedules have changed, kids are going to school from home, and even the football season has been unusual. Sometimes, [read more...]

An evening of Prayer, Connection and Hope

Posted on November 9, 2021
The Archdiocesan Commission on Mental Illness Invites you to “Moving Forward in Hope,” An evening of prayer, connection and hope. Join us on Tuesday, November 23rd, 7:00-8:00 p.m. The Archdiocesan Commission on Mental Illness is pleased to offer Moving Forward in [read more...]

Living Grace Groups – Coming in Fall 2021

Posted on August 31, 2021
Do you live with depression, anxiety or other mental health concerns? Are you searching for support or tools to help you more fully live your life? Our “Living Grace Groups” might be the solution for you. Living Grace Groups FOR [read more...]

Signs of Attention Deficit Disorder and ADHD

Posted on August 16, 2021
If it is hard for your child to pay attention and it affects their everyday school life and interactions, your child may have Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder.  Dr. Elize Opel, a pediatric specialist at Aurora Children’s Health explains the vital signs [read more...]

Podcast: Mental Illness and the Priesthood

Posted on August 5, 2021
An outstanding listen. Powerful and hopeful. Father Jacob Rouse (Mundelein Seminary ’18) joyously shares his journey to the priesthood, what being a priest means to him, and how he willingly accepts and carries his cross of mental illness in his [read more...]