by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on April 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 Beenish Ahmed Posted on April 17, 2015
About every 30 minutes, a farmer in India commits suicide.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 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 Posted on February 13, 2015
Congress just passed a bill aimed at preventing suicides among returning service members.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 26, 2015
These programs have proven effective because they can help teachers deal with teen depression in a way that doesn't make kids feel stigmatized.
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 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 Zack Ford Posted on December 31, 2014
Transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn's death was a preventable tragedy. Acknowledging that truth is the first step in fixing the problem.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 22, 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
Congress is now working on a piece of legislation that would restore their benefits.