The U.S. Postal Service has issued a new fundraiser stamp to benefit veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Edwin Villalta’s treatment and the events that led to his death not only haunt his family to this day, they raise serious questions about how county jails across the state care for people with mental illness and how they use isolation cells. Villalta’s story also sheds light on California’s lax laws governing the amount of time inmates can be held in solitary confinement.
Narcissism — one of the three malevolent personality traits which comprise the “dark triad” in psychology — may actually have certain protective benefits against stress and mood disorders, such as depression.
He’s a small pup with a big badge and an even bigger heart. LaGrange police newest recruit has a different approach to protecting and serving.
A 35-year-old Gilroy mother is facing murder charges for the drowning death of her 2-year-old daughter in a bathtub.
The rate of firefighters committing suicide continues to rise, what a Georgia department is doing to help those who are struggling.
While it seems holiday decorations go up earlier and earlier every year, research may prove that decorating early could actually be good for your mental health.
A study of oral contraceptives found that 16-year-old girls reported more depressive symptoms than their peers who don’t take the pill.
When it comes to thinking about death, it turns out that there’s a protective mechanism which allows our brains to recognize death as an “other-person” problem, not a personal one.
With Halloween right around the corner, it's worth noting that some candy may be better for our health — a recent study suggests that eating chocolate, especially dark chocolate, is linked to lower odds of depressive symptoms.
The study found that men with these traits tend to create favorable impressions on women even after controlling for physical attractiveness.
Some high school students want to encourage their peers to take part in conversations about mental health. They say it is the result of losing several classmates to suicide.
A Rockdale County community held a vigil in honor of a teenager who took her own life and now her family is on a mission to spread awareness.
Police continue to investigate the deaths of an 8-year-old boy and his 4-year-old sister in Berks County.
The family of a 10-year-old Santa Ana elementary school student is speaking out after she was found dead by suicide over the weekend. Police are now investigating rumors that she may have been bullied.
When it comes to student attendance and mental health, there could be some changes inside Florida's classrooms.
A new study suggests that birth control pills and depression may be linked.
Gwinnett County police confirm they are investigating a death at the Lakeview Behavioral Health Facility.
A Missouri woman charged with murder in the road rage death of another motorist now plans to plead not guilty for mental health reasons.