Behavioral Health

  • December 22, 2014

    NJ State Police consult advocates about updating troopers training on mental health

    As police departments come under fire for their use of force โ€“ and the need to accurately assess and diffuse encounters with people with mental illnes...
  • December 22, 2014

    Keeping tabs on whether ACA promise to cover addiction services will deliver

    As of 2014, the Affordable Care Act mandates for the first time that insurance plans on the health care exchange, as well as Medicaid, must include me...
  • December 18, 2014

    Less bullying? Or just better reporting? NJ schools find 9 percent drop

    New Jersey schools reported a 9 percent decrease in bullying incidents for the 2013-2014 school year, according to a state Department of Education rep...
  • December 17, 2014 |  UPDATED

    Marine veteran Bradley Stone had disabling PTSD

    The gunman authorities say killed his ex-wife and five of her family members in Montgomery County this weekhad been diagnosed with disabling PTSD, acc...
  • December 12, 2014

    Mental health professionals weigh in on possible police reforms

    In the wake of several police shootings and nationwide protests, efforts are under way to find ways of rebuilding trust between police officers and th...
  • December 11, 2014 |  Human at Work

    The surprising productivity of mindlessness

    A recent article in the New York Times Magazine helped me feel vindicated in sticking with my zone-out time. WriterMelissa Dahlsays that the current e...
  • December 5, 2014

    National Guard, reservists now eligible for free VA treatment of military sexual trauma

    This week, the Department of Veterans Affairs expanded its free treatment for mental and physical health issues related to military sexual trauma, or ...
  • December 4, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Bargaining with the voices in our heads

    New treatments for a stigmatized group of patients emerge.
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