By Alex Leichenger on February 27, 2014
The same Republican governors who called for mental health services instead of gun policy reform are blocking millions of people from getting this type of care.
By Carimah Townes on February 26, 2014
Police officers who shot and killed a mentally ill man who stole a cup of coffee will not be charged.
By Sy Mukherjee on February 26, 2014
The Kentucky senator appears to think guns are not a public health threat. Just about every national doctors' group disagrees with that assessment.
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By Sy Mukherjee on February 25, 2014
The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending simple steps to protect at-risk children from suicide.
By Josh Israel on February 24, 2014
With suicide rates on the rise, here's one example of how our nation's mental health system is failing patients.
By Sy Mukherjee on February 24, 2014
Nevada doesn't have enough mental health funding to release people who shouldn't be serving time in prison.
By Sy Mukherjee on February 20, 2014
The Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs still have a long way to go, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine.
By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on January 11, 2014
Young male veterans under the age of 30 are three times more likely to commit suicide when compared to civilian males in the same age bracket.
By Nicole Flatow on January 8, 2014
Restraint of critically injured inmates, abuse of pepper spray, and false records that could have prevented deaths of suicidal inmates were among the horrors documented by a South Carolina court.
By Sy Mukherjee on January 8, 2014
Gun violence prevention advocates say the proposed rules will help plug holes in the federal background check system -- without the harmful effects of further stigmatizing mental illness.