Post Tagged with: "mental health"


U.S. Police Shootings Echo Through Criminology Classrooms

Police Violence Linked to Increased Risk of Suicide Attempt

The risk was especially elevated when it was related to experiencing physical or sexual violence at the hands of police.

LGBQ Students Often Go Off-Campus for Mental Health Help

LGBQ Students Often Go Off-Campus for Mental Health Help

LGBQ students were more likely than heterosexuals to report potential barriers for on-campus services, including concerns over confidentiality, embarrassment, costs and access.

Most U.S. Troops Kicked Out for Misconduct Had Mental Illness: Study

Most U.S. Troops Kicked Out for Misconduct Had Mental Illness: Study

Sixty-two percent of servicemembers discharged for misconduct during the fiscal years 2011 through 2015 had been diagnosed within the previous two years with conditions including PTSD, traumatic brain injury or another condition.

Liberal U.S. Justices Lean Toward Death Row Inmate in Mental Health Dispute

Liberal U.S. Justices Lean Toward Death Row Inmate in Mental Health Dispute

The nine-member court’s other conservatives, including Donald Trump’s newly seated appointee Neil Gorsuch, appeared more likely to vote against James McWilliams.

Humana, Quartet Deliver Integrated Mental Health Care to New Orleans Residents

The platform enables collaboration between primary care physicians and behavioral health specialists to improve access to mental health services.

U.S. to Expand Mental Health Care for Some Veterans

U.S. to Expand Mental Health Care for Some Veterans

Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin said suicide prevention is a top priority.

Depression Top Cause of Disability, Strikes Young and Old: WHO

Depression Top Cause of Disability, Strikes Young and Old: WHO

Women, youth and the elderly are the most prone to the disabling effects of depression.

Women Denied Abortions Face Higher Risk for Mental Health Problems

Women Denied Abortions Face Higher Risk for Mental Health Problems

Women who were turned away were more likely to report anxiety symptoms, lower self-esteem and lower life satisfaction.

‘Find Your Words’ to Fight Stigma Around Depression

‘Find Your Words’ to Fight Stigma Around Depression

Kaiser Permanente is teaming up with organizations in an effort to encourage conversation about depression and mental health.

Children of Undocumented Immigrants Face Mental Health Crisis

Research suggests a life of uncertainty led by children of undocumented immigrants is negatively affecting their mental health, potentially leading to disorders.

How to Create a Mental-Health-Friendly Workplace

What's the cost of poor mental health to your business? Which multicultural groups are affected most?

'Gay Cure' Ban Protects LGBT Youth From 'Quackery' Therapy

Gay-Cure Ban Stops ‘Quackery’ Therapy

California’s legislation is the first to protect LGBT youth from damaging mental-health treatments.