Social Security disability benefits ease the way back into the community for defendants and prisoners with mental illness in Miami.
The head of one of the nation’s largest school systems lauds the value of a program focusing on early recognition and intervention for students’ mental health problems.
Inspired by author and poet Maya Angelou, Rhonda Mattox, M.D., first became a physician, then a psychiatrist. Having completed a congressional fellowship, she now has an ambitious new goal.
Policymakers are urged to include coverage for three housing models, but in each case various kinds of methodological problems have diminished the strength of studies assessing effectiveness.
More effort and resources need to be expended to help homeless people with mental illness find shelter from extreme winter cold.
A small state has a big need for psychiatrists in its rural areas but finds that recruiting them is a difficult undertaking.
It turns out that psychodynamic psychotherapy, which has long been difficult to teach to psychiatry residents, can be taught in small concrete steps outlined in a manual.
A National Alliance on Mental Illness chapter develops a social-media campaign to increase contact between those with mental illness and those without such a disorder.
Psychiatrists are needed to donate their time and skills to help soldiers piece their lives back together upon returning to the United States from Iraq and Afghanistan.
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