Results related to “Mental Health”
by Jamilah King on June 25 2014, 12:20PM
The reality TV star’s demise shows the barriers that black Americans face when trying to seek help for mental illnesses.
by Julianne Hing on June 16 2014, 11:41AM
Today, prisons function as “society’s psychiatric institutions.”
by Jamilah King on May 16 2014, 11:00AM
She toured with her show about Asian-American women and depression for seven years.
by Von Diaz on March 10 2014, 3:50PM
Native youth are more than three times more likely to commit suicide than any other group.
by Jamilah King on February 17 2014, 12:53PM
He also sheds light on the broader issue of black men to cope with depression and anxiety.
by Julianne Hing on November 14 2013, 9:00AM
Sharline Chiang chips away at the stigma around Asian Americans and mental illness.
by Jamilah King on October 11 2013, 9:17AM
Brandon Marshall had a point to make.
by Von Diaz on August 29 2013, 10:03AM
A promising young filmmaker at the beginning of her career, Garcia took her life on August 17.
A new report reveals that immigration reform could save hundreds of thousands of children from suffering physical and mental health strains.
by Jorge Rivas on January 23 2013, 4:57PM
Asian American women ages 65 and older had a higher suicide rate - 6.5 per 100,000 - than any other racial or ethnic group.
by Jorge Rivas on January 22 2013, 2:18PM
A new study of health records from California found the rate of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) rose dramatically between 2001 and 2010.
by Nia King on January 22 2013, 8:31AM
Colorlines readers responds to the White House’s proposals to prevent gun violence.
There’s scant evidence of a link between mental illness and violence. Still, advocates say, the mental health system desperately needs more resources and attention.
The State of Texas is poised to outsource management of a public psychiatric hospital to a company that’s made its billions in the business of private criminal and civil immigration lockup.
by Jorge Rivas on July 2 2012, 6:22PM
July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.
by Mónica Novoa on May 30 2012, 10:00AM
People dedicated to racial justice are often so focused on strengthening our communities, we fail to remain healthy ourselves. Monica Novoa speaks with organizers who are helping the movement mind its own mental health.