Mental Health Care Provider Overview for Dystonia

Dystonia Mental Health

It is not uncommon for some people with dystonia to also suffer with depression and/or anxiety. Knowing where to seek help can be overwhelming and sometimes a hindrance to getting help. To break down that barrier, DMRF spoke with Laurie Strawgate-Kanefsky, PhD to explain the various types of mental health providers and offer some critical […]

DMRF Formalizes Commitment to Mental Health

At a Glance: Untreated mental health disorders reduce quality of life for individuals with dystonia. The Covid-19 pandemic has taken a global toll on peoples’ mental health. DMRF created a Mental Health Programming Committee to formalize efforts to address mental health needs. The hallmark symptoms of dystonia are involuntary movements and postures, but this only […]