Behavioral Health

  • July 22, 2016

    Boredom tends to intensify political attitudes, study finds

    As the election nears, finding common ground is not getting any easier. Now researchers in Ireland and the U.K. are suggesting that when people are b...
  • July 21, 2016

    Pa.'s proposed recovery house regulations leave many lingering questions

    Two years after convening a task force, Pennsylvania officials have released a set of recommendations to cover a huge gray area in the drug and alcoho...
  • July 5, 2016 |  The Pulse

    How to get help when you don't believe you need it

    Just outside of New York City in a farmhouse in Bedford, New York, Katherine Flannery Dering is looking at photos of her brother, Paul. Paul is one of...
  • June 27, 2016

    Delaware measures take steps toward improving mental health services

    Delaware's legislators passed two bills last week that aim to improve the mental health landscape in the state.
  • June 16, 2016

    N.J. considers incentive to bring psychiatrists to underserved areas

    Nationwide, there's a shortage of psychiatrists. But distribution is a huge problem as well. New Jersey doesn't have enough psychiatrists i...
  • June 3, 2016

    Seeking to prevent suicides, N.J. considers requiring 24/7 counseling for college students

    A bill aimed at preventing suicide on college campuses is awaiting final legislative approval in the New Jersey Assembly.
  • June 1, 2016

    New ad campaign jolts passers-by into thinking about disabilities

    If you live in Pennsylvania, in the last month or so, you may have noticed little signs on park benches or bus stops featuring thought bubbles.
  • June 1, 2016

    Dragging casket, N.J. woman walks 80 miles to call for better mental health services

    A 48-year-old restaurant owner from Cape May County has completed a more than 80-mile walk from Seaville to the New Jersey Statehouse to raise awarene...
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