Stories tagged: Frontier Behavioral Health
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 6 a.m.
Overcoming the stigma of mental illness
One in five Americans suffer from mental illness, according to the National Association on Mental Illness, and about 1 in 25 live with schizophrenia, bipolar mood disorder, major depression and/or …
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
Marchers take to downtown Spokane streets for mental health awareness
A small but passionate group of marchers carried signs and chanted Tuesday in support of more services for those with mental illnesses.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Sen. Cantwell, health care leaders in Spokane say proposed Medicaid changes could have harmful ripple effects
Sen. Maria Cantwell visited Spokane Wednesday to gather ammunition for the coming Congressional debate over the future of Medicaid funding. In a roundtable meeting, Cantwell spoke with health care providers …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 11:59 a.m.
Frontier Behavioral Health expands services as more seek mental health care
Driven by a sharp increase in demand as a result of Medicaid expansion, Frontier Behavioral Health plans to complete construction on a new facility in east Spokane by the end …
Mon., Jan. 4, 2016
211 service got a workout during November windstorm
Just about everyone knows to dial 911 in the event of an emergency. But there’s another three-digit number that provides callers with critical information about health and human services, as …
Tue., Dec. 10, 2013
Clinical trials offer potential help for mentally ill while advancing drug development
Diagnosed with manic depression, now known as bipolar disorder, as a teenager, Charles Webb has been prescribed many pharmaceuticals and experienced many of their effects. He knows what he feels …
Sun., Jan. 27, 2013
Here’s the Dirt: Centennial buys Saad Building
Centennial Properties, a division of Cowles Co., has purchased the Saad Building, at the corner of Main and Wall in downtown Spokane.
Wed., June 22, 2011
Merger seeks stronger mental health system
Two mental health agencies with long histories in Spokane will merge on July 1 to form Frontier Behavioral Health. The boards of directors of Spokane Mental Health, which last year …