University of Washington Medicine has launched a number of initiatives to help patients and their friends and family cope with psychosis associated with schizophrenia.
Specially trained team of firefighters and social worker will help people downtown with behavioral health or substance abuse Issues.
Mental health experts say that with children, early intervention is crucial. Yet even parents with good insurance struggle to find care for their children.
The warning applies to Lunesta,Sonata and Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, Intermezzo, and Zolpimist.
An increasing number of Washington youth report feeling so sad or hopeless they stopped a usual activity or seriously considered suicide in the past year.
People with an opioid addiction are at much higher risk for suicide than the rest of the population.
Veterans who served in Iraq or Afghanistan after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks are seeking treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder and depression much sooner than veterans before 9/11
In the past 18 months, three suicides occurred at assisted living centers in Wenatchee.
More than a third of those visits involved a diagnosis of mental illness.
Some hospitals opening emergency units that address the unique needs of psychiatric patients.
Insurers, health care systems, and social service agencies are working to address social isolation in seniors.
Although “connecting” online, may young people report feeling lonely.
Any infection in the mother during pregnancy may increase a child’s risk of autism and depression.
Elevated hormones from childbirth — plus sleep deprivation — can trigger confusion and paranoia.