Mental Health

Mental Health Care Deserves a Fair Shake

October 11, 2021

One in five adults in the U.S. suffer from a mental health condition, yet only about half of those needing treatment receive care. What’s keeping so many people from treatment?  

Does Telehealth Work for Mental Health?

September 9, 2021

By Jeremy Schrieber, MSN, PMHNP-BC Patients living with mental health conditions can be ambivalent about taking medication. So, when an event like COVID-19 disrupts their care, I worry.

The Looming Mental Health Pandemic

August 16, 2021

Millions of Americans will need help recovering from the psychological traumas of the pandemic, so lawmakers should act quickly to improve mental health care policy.

The Widening Mental Health Gap

June 8, 2021

Most Americans are slowly moving past the pandemic, but the mental strain of the last year may linger until they can access treatment. Too bad that’s easier said than done.

COVID-19’s Toll on Mental Health

April 2, 2020

Reading the paper or watching the news can be stressful for anyone these days. But those with chronic medical or mental health conditions in particular may run the risk of becoming anxious or depressed.