Stories tagged: mental health care
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Trump orders more mental health care options for veterans
President Donald Trump’s administration is aiming to curb the number of veteran suicides by improving mental health treatment for the high-risk group.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 7 p.m.
Study: Screening positive for depression doesn’t mean you’ll get treatment
A study published last month in JAMA Internal Medicine illustrates that phenomenon. Most Americans who screen positive for depression don’t receive treatment – while most who did receive treatment don’t …
Mon., Dec. 16, 2013
Judges ponder increase in mental commitments
BOISE – The courts have seen an exploding number of involuntary commitment cases in recent years, according to an annual report from the Idaho Supreme Court, and that has some …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2012
Arson suspect to get mental health care
A former pro football player arrested on suspicion of arson in June has been moved from jail to Eastern State Hospital to undergo mental health treatment. Kevin Marcus Ellison, 25, …