by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 7, 2015
Pennsylvania's Department of Corrections will phase out solitary confinement for mentally ill inmates by mid-2016.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 6, 2015 Updated: January 7, 2015
"With soaring profits and a $30 billion reserve, Kaiser needs to step up and lead the way in finally making mental health care a priority in this country."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 5, 2015 Updated: January 5, 2015
Reginald “Neli” Latson's case illustrates the consequences of a lack of emergency mental health services.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 5, 2015
"There is an obvious disconnect between generally agreed upon recommendations for firearm safety practices and what we’re actually doing in the community."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
More facts are emerging about his fragile mental state, his criminal history, and the circumstances leading up to his brutal acts on Saturday.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 17, 2014
Congress is now working on a piece of legislation that would restore their benefits.
by Carimah Townes & Dylan Petrohilos Posted on December 12, 2014 Updated: December 13, 2014
A citizens group puts the number at 1,039.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 4, 2014
"At the end of the day, we need to make sure that students, their families and teachers have the support they need on a long-term basis."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 2, 2014
"I think this is what criminal justice looks like in the 21st century."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 24, 2014 Updated: November 24, 2014
“You have to commit a crime to get the help you need. Why isn’t it the reverse?”