The House Homeland Security Committee held a hearing on the Department of Homeland Security's efforts to combat the opioid epidemic.
IA | UIHC Sees Drop in Mental Health Crisis Among Patients Year After Adding Behavioral Health Staff
Officials expanded number of behavioral health consultants on psychiatric unit last year.
The virtual care expansion, which builds on Amwell's SilverCloud Health acquisition, is designed in response to clinician shortages and aims to help reduce the cost of mental healthcare, the company says.
The NV Teen Text Line is operated by the non-profit NAMI Western Nevada and funded by the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health.
The new program ensures that members who need therapy can access an appointment in person or virtually within three days.
Experts walk us through this core part of addiction recovery.
The Vermont Department of Health says both here and around the country, more people reported drinking greater amounts at one time and more often last year.
The U.S.'s fight again opioid addiction just got handed a setback.
Nearly 1 in 5 Nebraskans has a diagnosable mental health or substance use disorder, a number some experts say may grow in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and the illness, isolation, grief, and trauma it brought with it.
Hundreds of counties across the U.S. have no mental health care providers.