3News NZKey pledges action on youth suicideStuff.co.nzThe Government has made an election promise to launch a full review into policies to reduce youth suicide as it faces criticism for not making mental health a high enough priority.
Daily PressLack of housing stands in the way of treating the mentally illDaily PressHousing is important for people with a mental health diagnosis, he said. "At least you have something stable, a stable environment," the 48-year-old said.
According to data from the World Health Organization (WHO) published in Lancet, mental health disorders account for nearly half of the disease burden in the (RT @RealCounselling: Mental health disorders the #1 cause of disability in youth, and common...
Mental illness cases increase in tough economyMiddletown JournalArea hospital ERs are seeing an influx of patients with mental health illnesses, an issue experts say is exacerbated by the economy and resulting in more uncompensated care.
Rhode Island Youth Suicide Prevention Project Receives $480000 GrantProvidence Business News“Many young people who commit suicide [die by suicide] have a treatable mental illness, but they don't get the help they need,” said Reed.
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BBC NewsExtra psychiatrists to tackle mental health emergenciesLeicester MercuryMore psychiatrists are being taken on to treat patients with mental health problems turning up at Leicester Royal Infirmary's accident and emergency department.
Knowing someone cares can make difference for teensSalisbury PostEvery youth that enters the court system is screened for substances and mental health issues. “This has been a huge benefit at reducing recidivism,” Dixon said.
Facebook and Twitter are more than just tools to stalk former flames and keep your followers up to date on your latest musings. A survey shows more consumers are using social networks to get information about health care.
BigPond NewsStates to commit more mental health fundsSydney Morning HeraldMental health experts believe the states and territories will cough up more cash for early intervention programs following a leaders' meeting in Canberra.
MyHealthNewsDailyGender differences and mental healthScope (blog)Previous research has found that nearly 1 in 5 Californians suffer from mental health disorders and that, overall, women are nearly twice as likely as men to say they need help for...
Rehab saved my life, says NewtonABC OnlineHe paid tribute to the people working at the Northside West Clinic, a mental health facility, saying they "really saved my life". "They're a terrific group of people, as well as the patients," he said.
Raising awareness, having funSouth Washington County BulletinIn response to the suicides of four teens in south Washington County last year, area mental health professionals, churches, and youth volunteers joined forces to form the Woodbury-based ...
Docs, mental health providers look for better ways to serve young people at ...Santa Cruz Sentinel"Pediatricians are faced with a situation where we often have need of a mental health specialist," Bennett said.