Police need training in dealing with mentally ill [Letter] - Baltimore Sun ... lethal force in dealing with the mentally ill. Why was it necessary for two pairs of police to shoot and kill two mentally ill persons in... 09/2/2014 - 2:48 pm | View Link
The beheading of a second American journalist is today’s cover ... - Washington Post ... between D.C. cyclists and motorists is today’s cover story America’s growing issue with the mentally ill flooding jails is today’s cover... 09/2/2014 - 7:18 am | View Link
Abolishing board to put mentally ill at risk - Adelaide Now ABOLITION of the State Guardianship Board will create a new generation of mentally ill people “falling through the cracks” the Royal Australian ... 09/1/2014 - 8:50 am | View Link
4 At least 5 Ferguson officers apart from Brown shooter have been ... - Washington Post Six Ferguson officers face federal lawsuits over use of force - Chicago Tribune 08/31/2014 - 1:23 pm | View Link
California prisons to dramatically alter treatment for mentally ill ... - Sacramento Bee California prisons to dramatically alter treatment for mentally ill ... - Fresno Bee 08/30/2014 - 3:35 pm | View Link
Mentally ill seeking employment find support in Dane County Employment and recovery go hand-in-hand for people living with severe, persistent mental illness, but social stigmas create an entry barrier for jobseekers. That is where the state-funded Chrysalis center in Dane County looks to help, connecting motivated ... 09/2/2014 - 7:15 am | View Link
Police need training in dealing with mentally ill [Letter] From the article in the Aug. 28, Columbia Flyer ("Fatal police shootings put mental health in focus"), it is clear that Howard County Executive Ken Ulman has an interest in strengthening the county police force's ability to understand and deal with persons ... 09/2/2014 - 6:35 am | View Link
Prison dogs tension-relievers for mentally ill inmates The mentally ill inmate has long been a recluse in his cell, refusing to utter a word to anyone or go anywhere near a therapy session. But lately, the man has been coming out of his cell — and his shell — with little or no prodding. It's whenever he ... 09/2/2014 - 2:06 am | View Link
Government Has Failed the Mentally Ill Americans suffering from mental illness often have trouble finding good treatment they can afford, in large part due to cuts to needed government programs. For the past two and a half years, I’ve reported from across the country on the multiple, slow ... 09/1/2014 - 12:57 am | View Link
Prison dogs are tension-relievers for Colorado's mentally ill inmates The mentally ill inmate has long been a recluse in his cell, refusing to utter a word to anyone or go anywhere near a therapy session. But lately, the man has been coming out of his cell — and his shell — with little or no prodding. It's whenever he ... 08/30/2014 - 7:01 pm | View Link
Mental Health Disorders Center: Types, Symptoms ... Mental health disorders affect an estimated 22% of American adults each year. Here you'll find in-depth mental health information including care, and various mental ... 08/29/2014 - 3:58 am | View Link
Mental disorder A mental disorder, also called a mental illness or psychiatric disorder, is a mental or behavioral pattern or anomaly that causes either suffering or an impaired ... 08/29/2014 - 2:46 am | View Link
NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nations largest nonprofit, grassroots mental health education, advocacy and support organization dedicated to ... 08/28/2014 - 6:04 pm | View Link
National Institute of Mental Health The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and ... 08/27/2014 - 3:13 pm | View Link
NAMI | What is Mental Illness? What is mental illness? A mental illness is a medical condition that disrupts a person's thinking, feeling, mood, ability to relate to others and daily functioning. 08/26/2014 - 8:01 pm | View Link
LOS ANGELES - The Fox series "Sleepy Hollow" drew ire on social media Tuesday for a marketing campaign touting "National Beheading Day" on the same day the world learned terrorist group ISIS claimed to have decapitated American journalist Steven Sotloff.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 7-year-old boy was wounded at a private firing range at his family's property in Northern California while shooting targets with his father and had to be airlifted to a hospital, police said on Tuesday.
Okay, Consumerists, did you get your Halloween cards addressed two weeks ago like marketers wanted you to? Good! Put those aside for the next seven weeks or so, because it’s time for your next occasion that requires cards: Thanksgiving.
“But Consumerist, Thanksgiving isn’t for another three months! I haven’t even bought all of my decorations!” you say.