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Therapy

How to Find a Mental Health Professional

MiMi FInding a Mental Health Professional By National Alliance on Mental Illness The most important step in treating a mental health condition sometimes feels like a challenging one: finding a mental health professional. A trustworthy and knowledgeable mental health professional will be a valuable ally. It may take a little time and persistence to locate […]

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Personal Relationships Professional Relationships

Disclosing To Others

MiMi Disclosing Mental Illness To Others By National Alliance on Mental Illness Ideally, the people around you will understand your illness and encourage you. But the important people in your life might not know much about mental illness. They may want to help you, but not know how to help. You can give friends and […]

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Maintaining Academics

Effective Scheduling

MiMi Effective Scheduling By The Mind Tools Content team Planning to Make the Best Use of Your Time Photo by Eric Rothermel on Unsplash It’s the end of another busy working day and, even though you came into the office early and left late, you don’t feel as if you’ve accomplished anything significant. It’s all […]

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Maintaining Academics

How to Register for accommodations at UMass Lowell

MiMi How to Register for Accommodations at UMass Lowell By UMass Lowell Disability Services Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash HOW TO REGISTER Students who are requesting an accommodation(s) based on a documented disability must submit the Public Accommodation Request form with adequate documentation of their disability. Our specialists review documentation as a team, once a week. […]

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Therapy

Top 6 Online Therapy In Massachusetts

MiMi Top 6 Online Therapy In Massachusetts www.consumersadvocate.org We all know getting into any office for an appointment is somewhat impossible. We also know that 40% of students report that they frequently search the internet for health information. So here are the top six online therapy sites in Massachusetts according to www.consumersadvocate.org According to the […]

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Therapy

10 Ways to Find a Good Therapist

MiMi 10 Ways to Find a Good Therapist By Elvira G. Aletta, Ph.D. When we want to improve our bodies we pretty much know where to find help. This time of year the gyms are full and the meeting rooms at Weight Watchers are packed. But what do we do when we want to improve […]

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Living On Campus

Adjusting to Your New Roommate

MiMi Adjusting to Your New Roommate by Grace Ballenger Student, Wellesley College If you’ve never lived with a roommate (or even if you have!) the concept of living with a complete stranger can seem daunting. However there are several things that you can do before and after moving in to ensure you get along with […]

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Professional Relationships

How I disclose my disability during a job search.

MiMi How I disclose my disability during a job search. BY HALEY MOSS Figuring out how—and when—to disclose the fact that I’m autistic used to give me anxiety. It’s a question many job searchers with disabilities must consider, regardless of career. Photo by Drew Beamer on Unsplash When I was searching for a job before […]

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Living On Campus

How to make your dorm a space safe

MiMi How To Make Your Dorm A Safe Space One of the biggest obstacles college students face is adjusting to living in a dorm. There are new roommates, random rules, and almost all of them look like a jail cell. Here are a few tips and tricks I learned along the way to make my […]

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Welcome

Hello World, Welcome To MiMi!

MiMi Hello World, Welcome To MiMi! Hello everyone welcome to the MiMi Blog! Here we will be posting helpful tips and tricks we have picked up along the way! Mental Illness Maintenance Initiative Facebook Instagram