Category: Mental Health News

It’s Not OK to Discuss Donald Trump’s Mental Health, Says Biggest US Psychiatric Group – Newsweek

It’s Not OK to Discuss Donald Trump’s Mental Health, Says Biggest US Psychiatric Group – Newsweek

NewsweekIt’s Not OK to Discuss Donald Trump’s Mental Health, Says Biggest US Psychiatric GroupNewsweekThe APA introduced a principle known as the Goldwater rule —named after a scandal surrounding 1964 Republican presidential candidate Barry Goldwater—which states that it is unethical for members to give a professional opinion on the mental health of …Here’s How To Responsibly Talk About Mental Health In The Public EyeHuffPostCrazy Talk: Cable News Cleared To Talk Trump’s Mental HealthForbesCommenting on Trump’s mental health is fine, psychiatry group says …The VergeThe Independent -TIME -New York Post -Statall 49 news articles »

Take This and Wired Productions team up to raise awareness about mental health – VentureBeat

Take This and Wired Productions team up to raise awareness about mental health – VentureBeat

VentureBeatTake This and Wired Productions team up to raise awareness about mental healthVentureBeatIndie publisher Wired Productions and the nonprofit Take This are teaming up for a series of charity events to raise awareness around mental health. The first will be a week-long bike ride in August, though the dates have yet to be determined. Wired …Wired Productions Begin Year-Long Mental Health CampaignCGMagazineall 4 news articles »

Depression, mental health costing SA billions. Better care desperately needed. – BizNews

Depression, mental health costing SA billions. Better care desperately needed. – BizNews

BizNewsDepression, mental health costing SA billions. Better care desperately needed.BizNewsCAPE TOWN — As mental health threatens to take over from HIV/Aids as the leading cause of illness in South Africa and medical aid claims for it soared by 80% over the past five years, the state continues to neglect hundreds of thousands of patients …Study finds mental health court curbs recidivismMedical XpressMental health support group to meet July 27Bolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription)Manchester mental health to be transformed by £134m fundNational Health ExecutiveMetroall 7 news articles »

County Expands On-The-Scene Emergency Mental Health Services – Fairfax County Government NewsCenter

County Expands On-The-Scene Emergency Mental Health Services – Fairfax County Government NewsCenter

Fairfax County Government NewsCenterCounty Expands On-The-Scene Emergency Mental Health ServicesFairfax County Government NewsCenterIf someone is suffering from a substance abuse crisis or a suicide attempt, it is critical that they receive mental health services as soon as possible. That is the goal for the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB), which recently …

Narvon man who removed former girlfriend from Lebanon County mental health facility sentenced – LancasterOnline

Narvon man who removed former girlfriend from Lebanon County mental health facility sentenced – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnlineNarvon man who removed former girlfriend from Lebanon County mental health facility sentencedLancasterOnlineA Narvon man who removed his then girlfriend from a Lebanon County mental health facility by force last year has been sentenced to an intermediate punishment program that mixes prison time with mental health treatment. Elliott Nicholas Ravert, 19, will …

Study finds mental health court curbs recidivism – Medical Xpress

Study finds mental health court curbs recidivism – Medical Xpress

Medical XpressStudy finds mental health court curbs recidivismMedical XpressA new study from Florida Institute of Technology has found that criminal defendants who graduated from mental health court demonstrated substantially reduced re-arrest rates a full three years following their release, the longest period of post-program …Mental health support group to meet July 27Bolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription)Manchester mental health to be transformed by £134m fundNational Health ExecutiveMental illness is much more common than previously thought, study claimsMetroall 7 news articles »

Mental health experts say not right now to Christie’s plan – Press of Atlantic City

Mental health experts say not right now to Christie’s plan – Press of Atlantic City

Press of Atlantic CityMental health experts say not right now to Christie’s planPress of Atlantic CityThe governor submitted a reorganization plan June 29 that would transfer Division of Mental Health and Addiction services from their current home within the state Department of Human Services to the Health Department, which oversees physical or medical …and more »