Nearly 1 in 5 U.S. soldiers had mental illness before enlisting in the Army, and about 1-in-10 soldiers had thought about killing themselves prior to enlistment.
A Virginia state senator who was attacked by his son before he killed himself says the stigma attached to mental health issues leaves the mentally ill to “struggle in silence.”
Expert: People With Mental Illness ‘More Likely To Have Violence Done To Them Than To Inflict Harm On Others’
Experts weigh in on the various issues brought to the forefront of national discourse following mass shootings such as Monday’s attack of the Washington Navy Yard, including gun control, mental health care reform, and the leaps of logic made by an American people prone to reductive thought and easy, sometimes violent solutions.
Confirming a long-standing cliché about moody artists and others working in creative profession, a new study looks at those most likely to receive treatment for mental illness.
A new study put out by a group of veterinarians say that if your cat begs for food then it is a result of an eating obsession from a mental illness.
A missing 59-year-old Olney woman with schizophrenia has been found safe and unharmed. Vitta Savage Shants was found shortly after Montgomery County Police requested the public’s assistance in locating her.