Mental Health

Health News

Veterans Affairs

VA expands mental health care for discharged veterans

Media

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FOX29's Mike Jerrick 'fighting,' receiving treatment for depression

Politics

Sen Daylin Leach

Pa. senator unrelenting on Trump, now suggests White House have straitjacket on hand

Mental Health

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Prince William calls for end to stigma on mental illness

Drugs

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Stop immediately releasing overdose victims, Pennsylvania lawmaker says

Health News

Charleston Church Shooting

Dylann Roof's mental state revealed in court records

Hospitals

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Montgomery County hospital forms behavioral health partnership to meet rising community demand

Psychology

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Philadelphia doctor named CEO of American Psychological Association

Hospitals

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Montgomery County unit for mentally ill among planned Pennsylvania hospital closures

Shootings

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Shooting suspect's mental issues may explain little

Mental Health

Study: There's a connection between your Facebook habit and happiness

Psychology

Mom and Daughter

The most difficult years to be a mother? Hint: Not infancy

Mental Health

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Diehard Giants fan thanks Philadelphia Eagles player for opening up about 'taboo' topic

Health

Depression

WATCH: N.J. dad posts live video on depression awareness after daughter's suicide

Mental Health

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Untangling anxiety symptoms in children with autism

Business

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Pennsylvania Target to hold quiet hours for customers on autism spectrum

Veterans

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South Jersey doctor's mission: free mental health services for returning vets

Mental Health

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Pennsylvania takes step forward in national mental health rankings

Depression

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How to fight major depression? Breathing, study suggests

Stress

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5 mindful tips to deal with election stress

Opinion

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Expert: Trump's ignorance on PTSD 'puts people at risk'

Autism

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For autism research, Drexel team says step aside, Tooth Fairy

Lifestyle

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Detox for your mind: the end of negative self talk

Musicians

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Springsteen on depression: 'It sneaks up on you'

Mental Health

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Pennsylvania father's emotional obituary for daughter urges compassion for mentally ill

Higher Education

Jared Fenton

Penn grants student-led mental health group, Penn Wellness, $8,000 annual budget

Mental Health

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Philadelphia Hoarding Task Force aims to protect clients, save lives

Bills

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N.J. suicide prevention bill named for UPenn student clears Assembly

Parenting

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Drexel University pilots intensive therapy clinic for moms with postpartum depression

Drugs

Magic mushroom compound works psychedelically well on depression in small-scale study

Mental Health

Teen Depression

Bisexual, questioning women at greater risk for depression than gay or straight women: Drexel study

Police

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Watch: N.J. police dash cam captures officer saving suicidal man from jumping off bridge

College

Jared Fenton

At Penn, peer groups offer struggling students the help they need

Children

Bonnie Marie Lee-Moran

Mayfair mom receives letter complaining about autistic son

Suicide

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A light of exposure: More than ever, teens are feeling lost and thinking about suicide

Suicide

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A light of exposure: More than ever, teens are feeling lost and thinking about suicide

Transportation

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Good Samaritan helps stop suicidal man from jumping onto SEPTA tracks

Mental Health

Suicide Victim

N.J. college suicide prevention bill in memory of Penn student passes Senate

Mental Health

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Penn study finds drawbacks to cost-saving measures in public mental health clinics

Mental Health

Pennsylvania Prison

Penn ethicist leads research study in mental health care in prisons

Neuroscience

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Penn scientists find dopamine bursts aren't just for happy times

Mental Health

Kids and drugs

Pa. trying to clamp down on use of psych drugs by children on Medicaid

Mental Health

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Sexual assault survivors, especially men, find refuge in online anonymity