Kansas City's New Mental Health Triage Center Easing Strain
Advocates Lobby for More Mental Health Medicaid AccessThe alliance's executive director, Cindi Keele, said the project was inspired by recent studies that show how effective treatment can be if it begins soon after a person's first psychotic episode.
Former Navy Pilot Sues U.S. Government Over Bipolar DiagnosisA former Navy pilot has filed a $35 million lawsuit against the federal government alleging that a Veterans Affairs doctor misdiagnosed him with a mental illness that caused him to lose his ability to fly commercial airplanes and be wrongly treated for the disorder for a decade.
Woman Sneaks into Airplane Cockpit at St. Louis Downtown AirportSauget Police Chief Patrick Delaney tells KMOX News that when the woman pulled to a gate, a security guard saw what appeared to be a credential or badge and allowed her to enter.
Man Found Guilty In 4 Omaha Shooting DeathsPrison psychiatrist calls 27-year-old Nikko Jenkins "one of the most dangerous people" he had ever evaluated.
Woman Sues Pawn Shop for Selling Gun to DaughterA western Missouri woman is suing a pawn shop that sold her mentally ill daughter a gun that she used to fatally shoot her father.
Does My Health Insurance Cover Mental Illness Care?Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover mental illness care under the Affordable Care Act.
Capitol Perspectives: My Time in PrisonThe recent decision by the governor to reopen the abandoned state penitentiary for tours has reminded me of my own time behind the walls decades ago.
Ill. Man Gets 66 Years for Hammer Attack, AssaultTwenty-nine-year-old Daniel J. Happ of Carpentersville was sentenced Tuesday in Kane County court. He pleaded guilty but mentally ill.
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Mary Todd Lincoln & The Rest of the Story Dean Cantu, says it’s a disservice to leave out Mrs. Lincoln’s struggles with mental illness.