Behavioral Health

  • August 29, 2016

    Running group offers positive outlet for people in recovery

    At 43, Ray Rotonno has been in and out of addiction treatment facilities for most of his life.
  • August 19, 2016

    Philly women of color offer stories of hope amid struggle for mental health

    Vanessa Hazzard and Iresha Picot want more people of color to feel comfortable talking about mental health care.
  • August 8, 2016

    Helping doctors help Pa. kids without over reliance on psychiatric drugs

    After two years of progress reducing how often Pennsylvania kids on Medicaid are prescribed psychiatric medications, the state is offering a hotline t...
  • August 1, 2016

    Delaware expands wellness centers to all state high schools

    A wellness center isn't your typical school nurse's office. It can feel like a quiet little clinic or therapy practice inside a busy high sc...
  • July 26, 2016

    Like-Minded rally calls for parity in treating health issues, substance abuse

    Mental health and addiction treatment advocacy leaders addressed a crowd of more than 100 in Dilworth Park during a "Like-Minded" rally
  • 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...
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