One common sentiment: "The absolute biggest barrier to gaining mental-health treatment has been financial."
Dr. Janice Key says South Carolina has reached a crisis when it comes to students and mental heath.
The opioid overdose epidemic in the United States remains a critically important public health issue that continues to worsen as time goes on.
An outpatient behavioral health clinic that originated in the South Valley is working to fight the language barrier, and provide mental health resources to the Spanish-speaking population.
Scotland's drugs policy minister has announced a group including people with lived experience of drug use which will be asked to make recommendations.
CLEAN Cause, a beverage company on a mission to help people in recovery, has teamed up with Macklemore, who has long been an advocate for the power of recovery and has been open about his own experiences with substance misuse.
In the fall of 2020, 450 children were referred from the Omaha metro schools in need of counseling. The fall of 2021, it more than doubled to 980 children.
Eric Meier, a mental health technology expert, discusses where behavioral health is headed this year and describes how telehealth can help offer wider access to care.
At the current rate of increase, the most likely scenario shows the office should expect as many as 600 mental health calls a year by 2025.
Evan Hughes is a journalist and author of the book "Hard Sell: Crime and Punishment at an Opioid Startup".