Documentary explores the history of asylum for black patients

By Michael Martz, Richmond Times-Dispatch PETERSBURG, Virginia (AFP) – When the American Psychiatric Association celebrated its 175th anniversary three years ago in San Francisco, two pictures of two people surfaced. Virginia The mental institutions which contributed to its birth – what are now Eastern State Hospitals and Western State Hospitals. Also participating in the exhibition … Read more

Over 80 behavioral health sites affected by $14 billion REIT deal

A real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns more than 80 behavioral health sites could go private in a staggering $14 billion deal. STOR Capital Corp. (NYSE: STOR) in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced that it has signed a private deal with Singapore-based global institutional investor GIC and alternative asset manager at Chicago Blue All Capital, the … Read more

J Balvin’s new bilingual mental health app, OYE, wants to turn emotion into creativity – NBC New York

When J Balvin finds himself struggling to create middle music His struggle with mental healthMake the difficult decision to seek help. Now, he uses what he’s learned to help others. Colombian singer-born Jose Alvaro Osorio Balvin is one of the best-selling Latin music artists of this generation, known for breaking barriers through sound, fashion and … Read more

In a letter, Pac-12’s George Klyavkov cites ‘important financial and mental concerns’ over UCLA’s move to the Big Ten

In a letter presented to the UCLA Board of Regents before a closed session Thursday to discuss UCLA’s proposed move to the Big Ten conference, Pac-12 Commissioner George Kliavkov outlined his “big concerns” about the move, including the impact on student mental health. athlete, increased travel and operating costs, and negative impacts on both Cal’s … Read more

Rising costs and lack of therapists: Generation Z struggles to afford mental health care | Psychological health

yAzmin Casillas, 23, describes her mental health struggles as “very abnormal”. She was diagnosed with autism, borderline personality disorder, depression and anxiety. She also struggles to form long-term memories. “There are cycles where things go well, but the moment I hit the depression slump, my life and everything I do goes into a cliff,” she … Read more

One Read panel discusses mental health resources for teens | Sweetened

The Daniel Boone Regional Library hosted a panel focused on adolescent mental health and resources to support it Wednesday night at the Boone County Center for History and Culture. The event, “I’m Listening: A Single Reading Panel on Adolescent Mental Health,” featured Tina Edholm, field counseling specialist in human development, and Heather Harlan, public health … Read more

5 years after the water crisis, 1 in 4 Flint residents experienced PTSD, says study

Flint, Michigan — One in four Flint residents met the criteria for PTSD and one in five experienced clinical depression five years after the onset of the Flint water crisis, according to a new study published Tuesday, September 20. Researchers from Duke University, the Medical University of South Carolina, and Boston University announced their findings … Read more

Boardman murder suspect seeks mental health court | News, sports, jobs

Staff photo Ed Runyan Michael N. Bruno, 49, sits during a hearing before Mahoning District Court in Boardman. He was summoned Tuesday via videotape from the Mahoning County Jail. Several deputies appear around him. BOARDMAN – Michael N. Bruno, 49, tried to plead guilty, asked to go to mental health court, apologized and said, “I’m … Read more

‘We Live Among You’ photo gallery showcases those with mental health challenges – WABE

In-depth conversations about mental health in America are still relatively new. In popular culture, some movies and TV shows have helped break the stigma associated with mental health issues. “We live among you“It is a new photography exhibition showcasing the many Atlantan residents struggling with mental health challenges. Alongside the photos are personal stories with … Read more