Three local health care professionals are teaming up to provide free, online therapy for members of the black community. These courses are for Black teenagers and mothers of Black sons.
The $53 million, two-year effort will include a public messaging campaign starting in the coming weeks to raise awareness about suicide at a time of increased social distancing and isolation during a pandemic.
The survey finds that just 14% of American adults say they’re very happy, down from 31% who said the same in 2018.
EndeavorRx is a game aimed at improving attention function and symptoms associated with ADHD in 8 to 12-year-olds.
Anxiety and depression among black Americans increased after the death of George Floyd, data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows.
Four Athens-based psychologists will host a Q&A session Wednesday night to discuss topics related to the stigma around mental health in the African-American community.
Counselors and therapists said mental health has been a top concern for clients this week.
Eric Mitchell was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated battery and aggravated assault
In Atlanta's Little Five Points community, people are trickling back out into the sunshine.
Everyone from a college teacher in Pakistan to a mall cashier in Canada to an Episcopalian priest in Florida is confronting the same daytime demon. Each is waking up in a sweat in the dead of night.
Newly released numbers of domestic violence cases in Georgia have been released. FOX 5 News has been reporting for more than a month on the rise in domestic violence due to people staying at home during the coronavirus pandemic.
As the world continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic, most people are finding themselves trying to adjust to a “new normal” during a time of social distancing, isolation and economic hardships. The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health volunteers and crisis counselors are standing by to help.
The study was published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and was funded by the National Institutes of Health.
Decades after the mass shooting at Columbine High School, a subculture of young fans enthralled by the two teenage shooters exists in the dark corners of the internet.
The largest spike was in prescriptions for anti-anxiety drugs, which rose 34.1 percent from mid-February to mid-March.
The entire country has been forced to disrupt its routine because of COVID-19, and those living with autism are often triggered by changes to their everyday life.
Police officers in Sandy Springs are going to many more 911 calls. One primary factor, according to a police supervisor, the added stress from the widespread coronavirus.
Caseworkers at the Abba House, a women's recovery center in Dawsonville, are bracing for a spike in women needing help escaping from abuse and domestic violence. They said the coronavirus is now limiting the number of women they can help.
A man who killed his wife and then himself earlier this week in southwest suburban Lockport Township told family that he feared he and his wife had contracted the coronavirus, according to police.
Social distancing is necessary to slow the spread of corona virus, but there are consequences of alienating older adults.