Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
Psychologists believe video games could be a new way to reach people who need help.
A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover mental illness care under the Affordable Care Act.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A new law meant to keep guns out of the hands of the mentally ill has so far stopped 55 attempted handgun sales and caused 65 concealed weapon permits to be […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory’s administration pledged Thursday to repair North Carolina’s struggling system for treating people with chronic mental illness and substance abuse, but provided few details about how it would fix […]
Jury selection is under way in Gallatin for the murder trial of a Hendersonville woman charged with smothering her newborn twin boys.
North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis is calling on Gov. Beverly Perdue to call a special legislative session before the end of the year to fix a budget gap that could cause about 1,400 people with mental illnesses to lose their homes.