- Canberra TimesApr 25 19:21 PM
Leading mental health experts have called on the Prime Minister to urgently address what they say is an unfolding disaster within Australia's national youth mental health service, headspace, claiming it is failing vulnerable young people and has become the "McDonalds version of healthcare".
- The Florida Times-UnionApr 26 21:56 PM
Jacksonville’s next sheriff will take control of the largest single supplier of mental- health services in Northeast Florida and his officers will interact daily with suicidal and irrational people as Florida continues to rank at the bottom of the nation in funding for the mentally ill. It’s a problem Ken Jefferson and Mike Williams recognize as they vie to replace term-limited Sheriff John ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 24 7:54 AM
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — In a story April 23 about how Colorado's mental health support network has been strengthened since the Aurora theater shootings, The Associated Press reported erroneously the title for Carl Clark. He is the president and CEO of the Mental Health Center of Denver, not director of a crisis program at the center.
- The Lakeland LedgerApr 26 20:57 PM
Mental health and substance abuse weren't on Doris Griggs Nardelli's radar as she grew up cheering for youth sports teams coached in Lakeland by her father, the late Bibb Griggs.
- The GuardianApr 26 23:19 PM
Initiative in 15 territories aimed at highlighting issue in runup to UK general election Vice Media is launching a week-long editorial project examining mental health issues in partnership with charity Mind . Launched today, “The Vice Guide to Mental Health” is aimed at raising the profile of mental health issues in the runup to the UK general election. Continue reading...
- Tampa Bay TimesApr 23 14:58 PM
A Sun City Center author's goal is helping older folks make wiser choices.
- Philly.comApr 27 0:31 AM
BRYN MAWR Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy is to speak about mental-health issues at Bryn Mawr College on Monday night. His appearance is to be hosted by the DMAX Foundation and Main Line School Night.
- Canberra TimesApr 25 19:23 PM
Mental health services for the young should be beyond partisan politics and pettiness.
- Burlington County TimesApr 26 18:04 PM
U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur wants the federal government to do more to help veterans find jobs and access mental health care services.
James Holmes Trial - Mental Health & Gun Violence Expert Available-@Vanderbiltu Dr. Jonathan Metzl w/ New Research on ...NewswiseApr 22 9:56 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The mass shooting trial of James Holmes is set to begin on April 27. Holmes is accused of killing 12 people and injuring 70 more when he allegedly opened fire in a Colorado movie theatre in 2012. Holmes could face the death penalty, but is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity.
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