Behavioral Health

  • June 5, 2015

    Drexel offers quick mental health screenings via small kiosk

    Could a small kiosk -- reminiscent of the machine you use to check in at the airport -- reach students at risk for mental health issues?
  • June 1, 2015

    Pennsylvania ACLU unveils website explaining health rights to teens

    If you're 15 and want to be tested for pregnancy or STDs, can you do so legally without your parent's permission?
  • May 29, 2015

    Laughing matters may be serious help in healing

    People who take laughter very seriously are gathering in Philadelphia right now, for the annual conference of the Association of Applied and Therapeut...

    Remembering mathematician John Nash

    Princeton University mathematician John Nash, regarded as one of the great mathematical minds of the 20th century, and his wife Alicia were killed on ...
  • May 17, 2015

    Lawsuit aims to give those with felony convictions the chance to work with older adults in Pa.

    A new lawsuit is challenging the constitutionality of Pennsylvania's Older Adult Protective Services Act, which bans anyone with a felony convict...
  • May 11, 2015

    Putting research into practice, group aims to improve mental health care for African-Americans

    In Philadelphia, a new group is working to provide better and more tailored mental health care for African-Americans.
  • May 11, 2015

    Philly filmmaker premieres documentary about Hollywood Beauty Salon in Germantown

    The Hollywood Beauty Salon is a tiny beauty parlor tucked inside the Germantown Recovery Community, a mental health facility in Northwest Philadelphia...
  • May 7, 2015

    New Medicaid payment system worries NJ mental health providers

    After several delays, New Jersey is moving to overhaul the way it pays behavioral health and addiction service providers through its Medicaid program....
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