Addiction and mental illness the core issues Opinion
Another senseless stabbing downtown demonstrates that Eugene has a violent crime problem. Downtown isn't nice to visit anymore, despite what the mayor…
Jul 21, 2019 07:03 UTC Read More
Streetwise clinician helps bring more humane approach to police calls in Berkshires
Heat lightning flashed against the night sky as Richard Collins and three Pittsfield Police officers descended on a Memorial Drive home. The lights were on and…
Jul 20, 2019 22:59 UTC Read More
A Colorado war veteran lost parental rights to her children through a rarely-scrutinized legal process. Now she’s asking the state Supreme Court to intercede.
If Ashley had abused or neglected her children while they were in her care, she would have had access to a bevy of state resources: a caseworker, a treatment…
Jul 20, 2019 13:59 UTC Read More
Mental health 'therapy guarantee' initiative reaches 50K target
A citizens' initiative to ensure swift access to mental health services has received enough signatures to be heard in parliament.
Jul 20, 2019 10:34 UTC Read More
HBKU Press's QScience publishes research on negative effects of mental health stigma in Qatar
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The PeninsulaDOHA: HBKU Press's academic platform QScience.com has recently published a research article exploring the neg.
Jul 20, 2019 10:05 UTC Read More
Dartmouth-Hitchcock event addresses addiction, mental illness in the workplace
LEBANON — In the eight years Melissa Chase Levesque has worked as a psychologist for Dartmouth-Hitchcock's primary care *service* for employees and their…
Jul 20, 2019 01:51 UTC Read More
Erie County board aims to provide better treatment in jails
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Local lawmakers on Friday officially signed a law that establishes a new Erie County Corrections Specialist Advisory board. The hope is that…
Jul 20, 2019 01:33 UTC Read More
Bed shortage leaves mentally incompetent inmates in limbo
OROVILLE — Despite being found incompetent to stand trial, Samuel Eugene Johnson sits in the Butte County Jail, waiting for a bed to open at a California…
Jul 20, 2019 00:17 UTC Read More
Mental health among prisoners must be addressed, says Flanagan
Psychiatrists and psychologists needed on prison staffs, Minister tells Finnish meeting.
Jul 20, 2019 00:12 UTC Read More
Manitoba Liberals release addictions plan, secure vocal advocate to run in Brandon East
The Manitoba Liberal Party released its plan Friday to tackle addictions in Manitoba if elected in September's vote — the same day it announced a vocal…
Jul 20, 2019 00:04 UTC Read More
Art therapy transforms mental health of 25-year-old with cerebral palsy 'A powerful tool'
The 25-year-old has cerebral palsy and has suffered with anorexia, depression, bullying and domestic abuse for years. Art therapy has transformed her life by…
Jul 19, 2019 23:00 UTC Read More
Unfilled psychiatric posts 'causing delays'
One hundred permanent psychiatric consultant posts across Ireland's mental health services are currently either empty or only temporarily filled, according to the…
Jul 19, 2019 22:59 UTC Read More
Zhebin Cong case raises questions about ‘not criminally responsible’
Robert Karrass, an expert in mental health and criminal law, discusses what it means when someone who commits a crime is legally found not responsible for…
Jul 19, 2019 22:20 UTC Read More
Leana Wen: Why I Left Planned Parenthood
I believe abortion is about health care, not politics. Many of my colleagues disagreed.
Jul 19, 2019 20:33 UTC Read More
100+ artificial intelligence companies to know in healthcare 2019
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are quickly becoming an integral part of healthcare delivery.
Jul 19, 2019 20:20 UTC Read More
ON MENTAL ILLNESS: Mindfulness Supported by Medication. Category: Columns
In my three-plus decades since I was diagnosed with Schizophrenia, I've found that meditation and/or mindfulness will not cure the condition. Meditation and…
Jul 19, 2019 18:50 UTC Read More
Advocates lobby for better PTSD treatment The Dispatch News Online
Warning of significant mental-health risks that veterans, first-responders and others face, advocates urged lawmakers last week to launch a commission tasked…
Jul 19, 2019 18:13 UTC Read More
Emergency contraceptive pill vital for sexual assault victims Honduras
The prohibition of ECP in Honduras urgently needs to be overturned so that a comprehensive health protocol for victims of sexual violence can be validated and…
Jul 19, 2019 17:21 UTC Read More
Sarah Markham: Tracking trends in mental health provision to improve outcomes
New publicly available data tool: Mental Health Watch, is already helping to identify issues in mental health provision on a local and national level, says Sarah…
Jul 19, 2019 16:53 UTC Read More
NCAD Spotlight: Understanding LGBTQ Inclusive vs. LGBTQ Affirmative Treatment Programs
In 1979, the National Association of Lesbian and Gay Alcoholism Professionals (NALGAP) was formed with three goals in mind: Advocate for good…
Jul 19, 2019 16:30 UTC Read More
FHSU faculty to present at Larned State Hospital mental health conference
KDADS. LARNED – Larned State Hospital (LSH) will host “Frontiers in Mental Health,” its 16th annual mental health conference August 5-8, 2019, in the State…
Jul 19, 2019 14:46 UTC Read More
AMA Opioid Task Force releases recommendations to increase treatment access
AMA's Opioid Task Force released recommendations in May focused on prior authorization, step therapy, and other administrative barriers that prevent patients…
Jul 19, 2019 14:10 UTC Read More
Losing Medicaid Coverage Leads to Reduced Use of Healthcare among Adults with Mental Health Disorders
For Medicaid enrollees with mental health disorders, losing Medicaid coverage leads to lasting reductions in overall healthcare use, and in outpatient mental…
Jul 19, 2019 13:59 UTC Read More
mental health stock market trade war google assistant artificial intelligence hong kong virtual reality dow jones wall street social media yield curve weight loss bond market personal finance years ago cathay pacific oneplus tv china trade recession fears border protection electronic devices elon musk united states apple watch dow jones industrial oneplus 7 pro president donald dow jones industrial average epic games global computer mans sky affordable care computer system edge computing galaxy note 10 keto diet lose weight oneplus 7t president donald trump stock markets black hole san francisco weight watchers affordable care act behavioral health health officials long lines border protection computer cathay pacific airways
The information forward from this site may be provided by third parties. We will not be responsible with outside links, contents from source of information, methods of using, using or consequence of contents with users. All direct or indirect risk related to use of this site is borne entirely by you, the user.
We use advertising companies as Google AdSense, to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, see https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads.