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A new documentary, Hear Our Voices, is winning awards and opening minds to childhood and young adult mental illness. The film is being screened acros...
Silver Linings Playbook
In the past few years, Hollywood has finally come forward to break stereotypes for mental illness. A recent panel assembled by the Child Mind Institut...
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It's widely understood that access to mental health services is largely dependent on trained personnel being available for those needing help. As ment...
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A study published in the Lancet last week says that the risk of a patient committing a violent crime is greatly reduced if their psychiatric illness i...
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The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Western Massachusetts is hosting a walk in celebration of dignity, hope, recovery and resilience in their a...
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A University of Manitoba study says that one-third of all Canadians experienced physical or sexual abuse at home as children. The study's authors warn...
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A new study shows that kids who work with horses experience a substantial reduction in stress. Preventing stress from taking hold “We were coming at t...
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Marital stress may make some people more vulnerable to depression. People who experience chronic marital stress are less able to savor positive experi...
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In a 2011 study, Leading Causes of Mortality Among American College Students at Four-Year Institutions, Dr. James Turner found that the rate of studen...
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A study published by the American Psychological Association in Law and Human Behavior shows that only 7.5 percent of all crimes were directly related...

 
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