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White House Conference on Mental Health

This week, the White House organized a conference on mental health with a particular emphasis on stigma and awareness. President Barack Obama opened the conference by calling for a more robust national discussion on mental illness, saying the time had … Continue reading

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Reports of Mental Health Disability Increase in U.S.

The prevalence of self-reported mental health disabilities increased in the U.S. among non-elderly adults during the last decade, according to a study by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.[Read more…]

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