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What others say: Military must do more to combat sexual assaults transition problems for returning veterans ranging from joblessness to homelessness to untreated physical and mental illnesses. But it also pointed to just how far the military must still go to address sexual abuse in the ranks.The study...
Raising awareness can help prevent suicide

...the website There are Mental Health First Aid courses being taught all over Alaska, teaching signs of mental illness and erasing the stigma, asking for help is OK. Should you are someone you know be in crisis help is available 24...
More details released in Buccaneer bankruptcy

...the roughly $26 million the trust budgets each year for programs and services for Alaskans with disabilities and mental illness, according to the trust. Overall, Balash said the state has had "a couple rubs" with Buccaneer during the company's...
UCSB shooter insane, not sexist

...young man not getting proper treatment for his severe mental illness. Rodger's mother had been so frightened by his...proven impervious to serious discussion of severe mental illness and how it is treated in this country, despite repeated...
Mental illness facts need to be known

...observance of a month focusing on mental illness, its diagnosis, treatment...consequences.Perceptions about mental illness, thankfully, have changed dramatically...understand there is no shame in mental illness, but there is a challenge to...
Mentally ill people must be treated, like it or not

...that, left untreated, people with certain forms of mental illness are more dangerous to themselves and to society than...heart-wrenching example. He was being treated for mental illness, according to what is known about the 22-year-old...
The Bookworm Sez: '27' brings back sounds, offers insights

...gravitated toward music. All had rocky (or nonexistent) relationships with their parents. All six suffered from mental illness or depression and were substance abusers. Jones had been "living dangerously for years" before drowning in his...

...bombs to protect people's lives, not to build a case against him.Nelson also said Holmes was displaying signs of mental illness, playing with evidence bags, fidgeting or suddenly sitting stone-still.Police should have allowed a lawyer to...
Family seeks answers in Alaska inmate's death

...attacking two of Gordon's brothers with a machete when he quit taking his medications, she said.Other than his mental illnesses, he was healthy, and the family can't understand how he could die in the jail, Gordon said.Schroeder said...
Senate finance considers sealing certain criminal records

...innocent" and "not guilty." The bill would allow access to a limited group of individuals, including state health department employees responsible for the safety or placement of children or persons with disabilities or mental illness.


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