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Eye On Boise mental health archive

FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2017

FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017

FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017

Idaho lawmakers approve update to child mental health rules

Idaho lawmakers are considering a set of rule changes that would strengthen a community approach to the state's mental health treatment for children. The Post Register reports that the rule changes would allow Idaho to continue implementing the Jeff D. lawsuit settlement. The nearly four-decade-old class-action lawsuit...

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THURSDAY, JULY 11, 2013

Idaho prisons see jump in inmate suicide attempts 

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Department of Correction officials say they're seeing an increase in attempted suicides and other mental health problems within the state's prisons and jails. Department Director Brent Reinke told Board of Correction members...

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