by Nicole Flatow May 12, 2015
One former prison mental health counselor started to develop his own mental health crisis after daily exposure to prison abuse.
by Sam P.K. Collins May 7, 2015
"By bringing the parent and child closer together, we reduced the parents' feelings that they needed to engage in physical punishment."
by Sam P.K. Collins May 6, 2015
"New York City is really setting a standard for other cities in the country. "
by Sam P.K. Collins Apr 24, 2015
“Punishment has not been successful. The behavior that we often see is a cry for help.”
by Sam P.K. Collins Apr 21, 2015
Since 2013, thousands of people in the San Francisco area have taken an eight-hour course that teaches people how to identify mental disorders and prevent life-threatening situations.
by Sam P.K. Collins Apr 10, 2015
Mental health courts could help provide an alternative to incarceration.
by Sam P.K. Collins Apr 3, 2015
Nearly a year after Dontre Hamilton's death, work remains to be done in training police officers in crisis intervention and expanding access to mental health care in Milwaukee.
by Lauren C. Williams Mar 20, 2015
A 48-year-old California man set out to test whether the new policy actually worked, and found out the hard way.
by Sam P.K. Collins Mar 20, 2015
Why the rate of unemployment among young adults is a public health concern.
by Sam P.K. Collins Mar 13, 2015
"I don’t think that I’ve seen that in other administrations."