Posts Tagged ‘conference’

Soon a new tool will help parents screen their child’s mental health.
Mental Health America says 350,000 screens have been taken already for depression, anxiety, bi-polar disorder and PTSD. That’s about 1,000 screenings a day.Those screens will soon be tailored for 11 to 17 year olds.
The data also showed that 75-percent of the screeners are women.
Mental Health America is holding it’s 2015 Conference June 3rd through 5th in Alexandria. The group is honoring NBC4 for our work with the Changing Minds Campaign.

On Friday I would love for you to join me for a conversation with the amazing and inspirational Glennon Doyle. She is the mastermind behind the very popular and NYT bestselling memoir Carry On, Warrior. As the President of Rising Together she has revolutionized on-line giving through “Love Flash Mobs” and has connected countless families in need with hundreds of thousands of dollars in critical resources. Her recent Love Flash Mob raised a quarter of a million dollars in just24 hours!

Mental Health America 2015 Conference
June 3-5
Hilton Mark Center Alexandria VA,

Facebook to launch new share buttons

Today top tech blogs are getting briefed by Facebook, two days before the socialnetwork’s big F8 developer conference.
TechCrunch is reporting that new share buttons are expected to be revealed.  If it’s true this means you’ll be able to do more than just LIKE something.
TechCrunch reports new buttons on the wall will include “read,” “listened,” and “watched.”

MORE: “Major” redesign of Facebook profile expected

New business buttons like “want” are rumored to be in the offing too.
As for that much demanded “dislike” button.. no word yet
If you could create a button what would it be? Do you think too many buttons will clutter a wall.

It’s important to note Facebook has not confirmed any of this. TechCrunch sites a Facebook insider.

42nd NAMC Gala is All That Jazz

Washingtonians enjoyed Alan King’s jazzy sound at the black-tie NAMC Gala. The Gala marked the end of the 4-day National Association of Minority Contractors Conference. Read more here…

Watch this story on the WUSA9 Morning Show

Kristen Bell, Elliott Bisnow Return From Haiti

See this story as aired on the WUSA9 Morning Show

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)– Oh My GOFF! Angie Goff reports on actress Kristen Bell joining young DC entrepreneur Elliott Bisnow in Haiti. Angie’s Army reports on ‘The Runaways’ DC screening party and local artists paint to save the cherry blossoms.

Coming Up: Summit Series DC10 Conference

Pictures: ‘The Runaways’ DC screening party

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