by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on February 23, 2015
At least 25 percent of the country's homeless youth need mental health services.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on February 5, 2015
Keeping ex-offenders out of prison means looking beyond their mental illness and taking into account external factors that induce future criminal activity.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 28, 2015
But health care providers in some parts of the country still have a long way to go.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on January 15, 2015 Updated: January 15, 2015
They worry the Roberts Court will just make things worse for the mentally ill.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 15, 2015
“The problems these centers face aren't new. If anything, they have certainly gotten worse in the last five years.”
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 31, 2014 Updated: October 31, 2014
The victim had no criminal history, and there is no indication that he was armed.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on October 1, 2014
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is back in the national spotlight, and not for a good reason.
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 Nicole Flatow Posted on June 17, 2014
The Department has a documented history of excessive force against those with mental illness.
by Josh Israel Posted on February 24, 2014 Updated: March 6, 2014
With suicide rates on the rise, here's one example of how our nation's mental health system is failing patients.