Hartford Man Found Not Guilty In Cemetery CarjackingA Hartford man charged with stealing a car and driving into a group of people at a cemetery has been found not guilty by reason of mental disease.
Expelled Yale Student Joins Push For More Mental Health CareA business student from China who said a bout with depression led to his expulsion for academic reasons has become the face of a labor-driven push for better mental health care at Yale University.
Report: Connecticut Boosted Mental Health Funding In 3 yearsConnecticut is one of 11 states that have increased funding for mental health care every year since the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, according to a new national report.
How Common Is Depression?Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
Video Games Being Developed To Target Depression, AnxietyPsychologists believe video games could be a new way to reach people who need help.
Study: Twitter Has Potential To 'Induce Psychotic Symptoms'A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients.
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.
Connecticut Mental Health Bill Defeated Months Before Deadly School ShootingAs the national discussion on mental health continues following the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School that killed 27 people, a recent mental health bill that was defeated in Connecticut may have helped in keeping Adam Lanza away from Sandy Hook Elementary School.