Controversy Plagues School Mental Health Screening

Controversy plagues school mental health screening
When the teen's assistant principal approached him a few months ago about seeking help for mental illness, the student initially declined, saying he didn't need it. However, eventually he did seek treatment. Diagnosed with major depressive disorder, … Read more on Your Houston News

Narcolepsy Drug Shows Promise in Depression Treatment
This new research is the latest in a series of breakthroughs related to the effectiveness of treating depression with sleep therapies. In November 2013, we learned of results from a study sponsored by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH … Read more on Huffington Post

Helping ERs Better Care for People in Crisis or with a Mental Illness
Those interviewed for the study included the professional clinical staff and peer counselors, as well as patients (referred to as “guests”) who were in a crisis, suffering from self-reported psychiatric diagnoses ranging from depression to Asperger's … Read more on