Addressing Mental Health in our Communities
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and many organizations are taking the opportunity to highlight information and tools that we can use ourselves and share with others.
There are numerous sources to remind and familiarize yourself with promoting mental health and wellness awareness in agricultural communities. When times are tough, the risk of rational people doing irrational things becomes heightened. We have all heard stories and statistics of how business struggles can morph into struggles with mental health.
This is not a taboo topic – it’s important to talk about mental health, both our own and those around us. Below are several more resources that you can review to learn more: