Sacramento County Considers Alternate Emergency Line For Immediate Mental Health HelpA new version of the emergency phone line could be coming to Sacramento County strictly for handling mental health emergencies.
Nevada County Sheriff ‘Mobile Crisis Team’ Not On Duty At Time Of Deadly Deputy ShootingDash camera video released by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office shows a mother in a mental health breakdown shot and killed after she allegedly charged at a deputy.
Shut Down And Shut In: Some Mental Health Impacts May Linger Long-TermAs the fight against COVID continues, many people are struggling with mental health issues. Some experts are calling it a pandemic within a pandemic.
Swearing Is A Sign Of Intelligence? Helps Manage Pain And MorePolite society considers swearing to be a vulgar sign of low intelligence and education, for why would one rely on rude language when blessed with a rich vocabulary?
'Getting To Be Too Much:' 2020 Piling On Stressors, Rain Dumping More On Seasonal BluesIf the gloomy skies have you feeling down, you're not alone.
Nevada County Sheriff To Pair Therapists With Deputies On Mental Health CallsSheriff Shannan Moon plans to launch the new mobile crisis team by the end of the year.
How To Support Your Teen’s Mental Health Through Covid-19With so many struggling, it's a vital time to offer support to teenagers in your life. Here's how to start, how to teach resilience and warning signs that might signal your teen needs extra help.
Newsom Signs Law To Grow Mental Health Coverage In CaliforniaGov. Gavin Newsom signed a law on Friday that for the first time in California defines “medical necessity," a move aimed at requiring private health insurance plans to pay for more mental health and drug addiction treatments.
Learning Curve: Prioritizing Students' Social And Emotional Health NeedsMental health impacts remain a symptom of the COVID-19 pandemic, months after it began. This crisis mixed with distance learning has its own effects on students when not in the classroom.
Botox Could Ease Depression In Addition To Wrinkles, Study FindsBotox is commonly injected to mitigate wrinkles, migraines and muscle spasms, but it may have an ability to treat depression, a new study finds.
Go Ahead, Have A Good Cry. It's Good For You, Psychiatrists SayIs crying good for you? Experts in mental health say that if you're healthy, crying has benefits that can be just what you need to feel better.
Pandemic PTSD: Tips To Manage Stress Brought On By Coronavirus PandemicA shift of the mind to help you move through your past, and continue on the road to healing.
Sacramento Schools To Get Mental Health Clinician For Each CampusA new partnership will provide mental health services to students returning to Sacramento schools this fall.
State Superintendent Calling On Counseling Groups To Strengthen Mental Health Support For StudentsOn Wednesday, the Superintendent of California Schools, Tony Thurmond, called on counseling groups to help fill mental health gaps in our students.
Experts Warn Of Urgent Need For Coronavirus Mental Health ResearchMental health and brain research must be a higher priority in the response to the coronavirus pandemic, scientists have said, warning that the crisis could have a "profound" and "pervasive impact" on global mental health now and in the future.