Posts Tagged: mental


Finally, a dialogue about mental illness

Tragically, suicide is the second leading cause of death of young people in the United States, and yet only now are national leaders initiating a conversation about the problem of mental illness.


President Obama singled out the issue in a summit earlier this month, with A-list stars, health providers and academics spotlighting the need


Mental health services a defense against school violence

These days, it seems like our leaders in Washington have trouble finding common ground. However, the State of the Union address and the Republican response offered a welcome moment of agreement. Both President Obama and Senator Marco Rubio called for urgent action to reduce violence in our schools and communities. It’s certainly true that Republicans

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