Results related to “Mental Health”
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.
by Seth Freed Wessler on June 6 2013, 11:20AM
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.
by Seth Freed Wessler on January 17 2013, 8:52AM
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.
by Seth Freed Wessler on September 6 2012, 10:00AM
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.
by Jamilah King on May 29 2012, 9:25AM
From the classroom to the clinician’s office, there’s a long and troubling relationship between racism and the mental health field.
by Jorge Rivas on May 4 2012, 12:01PM
San Diego Chargers chaplain Shawn Mitchell told The Times the family decided to allow access to researchers investigating the long-term effects of head hits “to help other individuals down the road.”
by Jorge Rivas on January 11 2012, 3:20PM
A woman, who witnesses say was not being combative, was punched in the face by a Los Angeles County Sheriff Deputy.