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Improving Mental Health Literacy in Rural Northeastern Washington

This project will improve mental health literacy and increase access to National Library of Medicine (NLM) resources on mental illness for adolescents and adults in rural Northeast Washington. This project will utilize the NLM “Graphic Medicine and Mental Health” curriculum and creative, reflective journaling workshops to promote self-care and reflection alongside education and access to NLM resources.
Identify any specific population(s) this project will serve: 
Adults
Teens
Medically Underserved Areas/Populations
Rural
Behavioral/Social Determinants of Health
Identify roles of participants this project will serve: 
Community based organization staff
General public
Library or information professional
Public health professional
Student, K-12
Project Lead:
Janessa Graves
Funding Source: 
PNR
Project Funding:
Federal Fiscal Year: 
2020
Funding Amount: 
$12000
Funding Period:
Sep 1, 2020 to Apr 30, 2021
Project Status:
In Progress