by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 18, 2014
This unprecedented public health conundrum comes on the heels of a major court case stemming from the poor medical treatment of prisoners.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 15, 2014
"Any child above six years old has now been exposed to three wars. We are talking about a traumatized generation."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 14, 2014
Depression and Parkinson's actually often go hand-in-hand.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 13, 2014
A new tool in Philadelphia could help reduce stigma and raise awareness about mental health issues.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 11, 2014
Forty years later, veterans are still struggling with depression and PTSD.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 8, 2014
Strong parent-child relationships can strengthen children’s physical and emotional well-being, ultimately giving them the skills they need to positively engage others.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 6, 2014 Updated: August 6, 2014
That's good news, since experts say that children and young adults stand to suffer the most from unaddressed mental issues.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 25, 2014
More than 30 percent of respondents said they have thought about taking their own lives since joining the military.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 9, 2014
One in five people who have been out of work for at least a year are battling depression.
by Igor Volsky Posted on May 27, 2014
ThinkProgress reviewed existing mental health legislation and spoke to a criminologist to determine how to bolster the mental health system in order to prevent another similar tragedy.