By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 12/10/2013 - 11:36
Vice Pres. Joe Biden will announce $100M in federal funding to improve mental health services nationwide, just one year after the tragic shooting in Newtown, Conn.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 12/07/2013 - 18:37
A study found that empathy levels decrease in teen boys between the ages of 13 and 16.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 15:25
Cognitive behavioral therapy can reverse biological changes in PTSD patients as well as improve mental health.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 11:34
Sen. Creigh Deed's son, Austin, was denied admittance into a psychiatric facility the day before fatally shooting himself in the head.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 17:00
European researchers link steroid injections, which are routinely administered to premature babies, to behavioral and emotional difficulties as children develop.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 15:02
A new study shows that Alzheimer's patients can experience a boost in brain function after singing show tunes, such as those from "The Sound of Music."
By Chris Weller | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 13:05
Consider spending Veterans Day 2013 thinking of the near 63,000 vets that go to sleep homeless each night.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 11/08/2013 - 15:03
The final rule for mental health parity has been issued, creating equality between mental health and medical/surgical benefits.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 16:54
Some scientists are concerned about ADHD overdiagnosis, which they say could be causing a large number of children to be given unnecessary medication.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 11/05/2013 - 17:46
Veterans with mental health issues continue to face long wait times to get proper evaluations and counseling.