Lastest Mental Illness News

'Mental health first aid' training planned
Teachers, police, clergy, doctors and community leaders could be among the people trained in "mental health first aid" through a new program at Journey Mental Health Center in Madison. Journey, formerly known as Mental Health Center of Dane County, …
Read more on Wisconsin State Journal

Health related briefs
NAMI Evansville friends and families support group about mental illness: breakfast at 9 am Dec. 28 at the Pie Pan. Information: 812-303-7548. NAMI Connection support group for all mental illness disorders: meeting from 7 to 8:30 pm Dec. …
Read more on Evansville Courier & Press

Caffeine Withdrawal Recommended for Inclusion in DSM-5
"Substance induced mental illnesses will be placed primarily in relevant mental illness chapters, with appropriate cross-referencing," they add. Another issue that garnered a lot of debate from the meeting participants surrounded the proposed changes …
Read more on Medscape

HCA-HealthONE® Responds to Community Need for Behavioral Healthcare
One out of every four Americans experiences a diagnosable mental illness or substance abuse every year. Mental illnesses are more common than cancer, diabetes or heart disease and can affect persons of any age, race, religion or income. …
Read more on MarketWatch (press release)


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