Monthly Archives: March 2010

Murray’s bill to improve health care for women veterans deserves support

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Just as in physical health, it is time to note that there are inherent differences in the way that women experience the world and their position in it.  Most research … Continue reading

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Uninsured Mental Health Patients Face Service Cuts

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Just another article that shows the effect of our down turning economy on mental health care.  If something is not done and done soon, I fear for the people who … Continue reading

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Mentally Ill All Around and Not a Person To Tell

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a very good article I found at PsychCentral.com.  Actually, there are many really great articles at this site and I decided to post this one to show you the value of a … Continue reading

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Senate looks at suicide on Indian reservations

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is an article that shows suicide to be a very real problem for all of our youth.  This article addresses suicides of our American Indian youth.  The statistics in this article are terrifying.  … Continue reading

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Community Responds to Cornell Suicides

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Here is a follow up article to my previous post about the elevated suicide statistics at Cornell.  This article is from the Harvard Crimson.  This is a very scary phenomenon … Continue reading

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Suicide Among the Young: How to Try to Prevent It

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis is a very well written and informed letter to the editor of the NY Times. I agree that stress and school stressors cause depression and anxiety for our young people, but suicide is … Continue reading

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Kids, meds and mental health

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is an article from CNN news that presents a really delicate issue.  I read the article and felt that she did indeed know her topic and wasn’t just trying to sell a book. … Continue reading

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Recovery emphasis of Long Beach homeless program

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Cover of The Soloist This article below is enlightening and uplifting.  Here is an organization that actually understands the plight of our homeless mentally ill and tries to do something about it.  I … Continue reading

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Task force calls for more mental health training after Williams shooting

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis is a sad article about a sad situation.  I understand the actions of the police, but my heart goes out to this woman who was suffering.  Please read this article and visit the … Continue reading

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Quick Screen Test Valid, Efficient in Detecting Psychiatric Illness in Primary Care

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is another article I found on medscape that I thought was worth posting here.  This tool is new to me, so I was naturally interested.  I have always felt that depression and anxiety … Continue reading

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