National HIA Meeting 2013 - Breakout Session

Integrating Mental Health Considerations into Health Impact Assessments


This full session will highlight completed HIAs that incorporated mental health considerations and summarize discussions from a mental health workgroup of HIA practitioners.


Holly Avey, Human Impact Partners

Current Status of Mental Health in HIAs (PDF)


Holly Avey, Human Impact Partners

Mental Health Impact Assessment: A Tool for Advancing Health Equity (PDF)

Tiffany McDowell, Adler School of Professional Psychology

Family Unity, Family Health: How Family-Focused Immigration Reform Will Mean Better Health for Children and Families (PDF)

Jonathan Heller, Human Impact Partners

The SOPHIA Mental Health Workgroup (PDF)

National Homeownership Month


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How does broadband internet reach our homes, phones, and tablets? What kind of infrastructure connects us all together? What are the major barriers to broadband access for American communities?

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What Is Antibiotic Resistance—and How Can We Fight It?

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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, also known as “superbugs,” are a major threat to modern medicine. But how does resistance work, and what can we do to slow the spread? Read personal stories, expert accounts, and more for the answers to those questions in our four-week email series: Slowing Superbugs.