Some States Retreat On Mental Health Funding

Some States Retreat On Mental Health Funding

Many red states have significantly slashed their mental health budgets. ...

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Texas Prepares To Execute Schizophrenic Inmate Despite Call For Clemency

Texas Prepares To Execute Schizophrenic Inmate Despite Call For Clemency

A man with clear mental health problems is the 11th person to be executed in the state of Texas this year. ...

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Most Recent School Shooting Shows Need To Reach Troubled Teens Online

Most Recent School Shooting Shows Need To Reach Troubled Teens Online

Researchers and organizations are targeting social media sites as possible points of outreach for troubled teens. ...

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School District Was Discussing Mental-Health Funding On Day Of Shooting

School District Was Discussing Mental-Health Funding On Day Of Shooting

The day of the shootings at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, Superintendent Becky Berg was discussing a $10 million grant for mental health services in her school's district. ...

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Study: IQ, Exposure To Violence Could Predict Which Kids Will Commit Murder

Study: IQ, Exposure To Violence Could Predict Which Kids Will Commit Murder

Scientists have found two factors that could help predict who is more likely to commit murder. ...

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With Gun In The Mix, Mental Illness Turns To Tragedy

With Gun In The Mix, Mental Illness Turns To Tragedy

Congress may have given up on gun reform -- but it's still desperately needed. ...

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Blood Test For Depression Devised At Northwestern

Blood Test For Depression Devised At Northwestern

By Lolly Bowean, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO -- A group of Northwestern University professors and researchers has developed a blood test to diagnose depression in adults, the school r ...

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G.I. Joe Photo Exhibit Brings To Life Real Plight Of Struggling Veterans

G.I. Joe Photo Exhibit Brings To Life Real Plight Of Struggling Veterans

By Mark Emmons, San Jose Mercury News SAN JOSE, Calif -- These are no ordinary Joes. At first glance, the G.I. Joe action figures who are the subjects of a stark photo exhibit on ...

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Student Suicide: School Says Bullying Policy ‘Fully Enforced’

Student Suicide: School Says Bullying Policy ‘Fully Enforced’

By Tiffany Walden, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. -- The parents of a boy who killed himself at school last week held an emotional news conference Monday to speak about ongoing bu ...

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Robin Williams’s Ashes Scattered In San Francisco Bay — Reports

Robin Williams’s Ashes Scattered In San Francisco Bay — Reports

Los Angeles (AFP) -- The cremated remains of Hollywood actor Robin Williams, found dead on August 11 after an apparent suicide, were spread in San Francisco Bay, U.S. news media r ...

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