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“Indians in juvenile detention get incarceration, but no rehabilitation”

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This November 29, 2014 Washington Post article found on the Reading Eagle website talks about issues faced by Indians on Reservations in South Dakota.

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“Why female execs get depressed more than men”

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This November 26, 2014 Pittsburgh Action News article on WTAE.com talks about some of the reasons that women in leadership positions are at a higher risk for depression then men in the same role may be.

A map of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with its nei...

A map of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with its neighborhoods labeled. For use primarily in the list of Pittsburgh neighborhoods. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Take mental health seriously”

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This November 28, 2014 article found on the Philly.com website talks about ways that improper use of words like “suicide” can be harmful when it comes to opening up conversations about what suicide really is and it’s impact on people considering it or family and friends of those who have committed suicide.

“Seven mental health patients died waiting for beds”

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This November 28, 2014 BBC UK article talks about a growing problem faced in the United Kingdom causing a spike in deaths and other related issues because of drastic cutting of psychiatric beds.

I know that Pennsylvania isn’t in the UK, but posted this to raise awareness of what is happening with poorly funded mental health services not just in the UK but here also.

“Sitting all day bad for your mental health?”

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This November 28, 2014 article found on the Philly.com website talks about the need to stretch or move around throughout the day and points out it can benefit your mental health as much as it does your physical health.

“How police can avoid shooting the mentally ill”

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This August 26, 2014 CNN article talks about the ever-increasing problem that police face when dealing with a person who is mentally ill.

“Mental illness a monumental prison problem”

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This November 24, 2014 Philadelphia Daily News article found on the Philly.com website talks about how we reached a point where jails and prisons have become the new asylum.

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