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Community Building Tips from the Community

October 10th is World Mental Health Day, a day for all of us to reflect on our own mental health. Here at Take This, the preeminent non-profit mental health charity for the video game industry and community, we’ve always believed that it’s dangerous to go alone. Having community and feeling connected to people is good […]

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Take 10 Charity Stream 2018

World Mental Health Day is Wednesday, October 10th. Take This Ambassador Streamers have put together a special Take 10 Charity Stream on October 10th to fight mental health stigma.  The Stream will be broadcast https://www.twitch.tv/team/takethisambassadors. You can find the campaign here and donate here. In the video games industry, Take This is the preeminent organization for game industry developers and the gaming community […]

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In This Video, a Take This Supporter Shares Her Message of Hope

Last week, on World Mental Health Day, we asked the Take This family to share their messages of hope. So many of you came through with wonderful messages. In this video on her new YouTube channel, Mica, a long-time Take This supporter, shares her own message of hope in a very personal story. She talks […]

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For World Mental Health Day, Let’s Give Each Other Hope

Today is World Mental Health Day. This year, to mark the day, join us in reminding friends and loved ones that there is hope and that they’re not alone. 2017 has been a challenging year in a lot of ways, and we could all benefit from a little support. But it can be hard to […]

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How to Offer Hope to Someone Who Needs It

Tomorrow, October 10th, is World Mental Health Day. With an estimated 1 out of every 4 people in the US to be diagnosed with a mental health condition in their lifetime, and so much stigma still attached to these diagnoses, many people stay silent about their struggles. Some fear being shunned. Some fear being perceived […]

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Messages of Hope from World Mental Health Day

Monday, October 10th was World Mental Health Day. To mark the day, we asked Take This supporters to share their own messages of hope with the hashtag #IAmNotAlone, to show us all that we have each other. Today is #WorldMentalHealthDay, #IAmNotAlone and neither are you. @TakeThisOrg @VideoGameVoters pic.twitter.com/Ejg1DFSTFT — Shannon M Gerritzen (@NerdmaidSMG) October 10, […]

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On World Mental Health Day, Let’s Show the World That None of Us Are Alone

Today — October 10th — is World Mental Health Day. One in four of us will be diagnosed with a mental illness in our lifetimes. Whether you know it or not, people in your life are already suffering from mental illness, yet many are so afraid of what people think that they don’t talk about […]

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