Pennsylvania Auditor General Calls For Expanded Mental Health Services To Combat Gun ViolenceDePasquale says there were 1,555 firearms deaths in Pennsylvania in 2016, and nearly two-thirds of them were suicides.
Elementary School Opens Meditation Room To 'Replace Behaviors'"It's not punishing students; it's helping them to replace behaviors they don't want to have as a response to certain situations."
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Pool Worker Mateusz Fijalkowski Tried To Drown Himself, Now Suing Police Who Saved His LifeA Virginia pool worker, who tried to drown himself during a bipolar episode, is now suing the police officers and lifeguard who saved him because they allegedly took too long to do it.
Public Hearing Focuses On Mental Health And Mass IncarcerationState Representative Margo Davidson is opening up conversations about the link between mental health and a growing prison system.
Royal Family Helps Effort To Break Through Mental Health StigmaMental disorders affect nearly 12 percent of the world's population, which is about 450 million people.
Lady Gaga's Mother Helps Bridge Gap In Mental Health DiscussionThe mother of famed singer and actress Lady Gaga, Cynthia Germanotta was in Philadelphia to deliver a message about mental health on Monday.
Study: Late Night Phone Use Endangers Mental Health of TeensThe study, with 1,100 Australian high school students included, showed that with increased phone use at night, teens may be led to feeling depressed and having low self-esteem.
Telemedicine Helps People In Rural Area Receive Mental Health ServicesOne of the biggest advantages of telemedicine is the ability to deliver mental health services in under-served, rural areas of the United States.
22-Year-Old Delaware Valley Man Shares Journey About Student Depression, Saving LivesDrew Bergman had everything to live for, but while a junior at St. Joe's Prep, he continued his years long struggle with depression and he attempted suicide. He describes that crisis moment as looking at his life through a straw.
The Prevailing Problem With Mental Health Care In AmericaMental health conditions are prevalent in this country and sadly we have a serious lack of professionals and facilities to deal with it.
Students With Behavioral Issues Brush And Sculpt Their Way To A Better Day In South JerseyFor 13 years, the program titled CASTLE has been helping Children Achieve Success through Therapeutic Life Experiences.
Temple Holds Mental Health FairThursday's Fair at Temple University focused on helping folks with Psychiatric Disabilities participate in recreational and physical activities.
Mental Health Officials Gather In Philly To LearnMental health officials from all over the world visited Philadelphia Tuesday, drawn by the city's approach to addressing behavioral health issues.