Video Hearings Challenged In Mental Health CasesPublic defenders look to have videoconference hearings in mental health cases blocked.
Instagram Filter You Pick May Reveal Your Mental HealthThe Instagram filter you choose may reveal more than you realize about your mental health.
Court Allows Lawsuit In Gun Dispute With SheriffAn appeals court cleared the way for a lawsuit alleging that the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office improperly held onto a man's firearms.
Mental Health, Substance Abuse Reforms Get ApprovalIn the waning hours of the 2016 legislative session, Florida lawmakers Friday approved wide-ranging reforms to the state's mental-health and substance-abuse treatment systems.
Task Force Urges Doctors To Screen All Adults For DepressionAll adults, including pregnant women and new mothers, should be screened for depression as a routine part of health care, a government advisory group recommended Tuesday.
FIU Dean To Lead Study On Lead Exposure In ChildrenA new study on the effects of lead exposure on children's mental health will be lead by a dean at Florida International University.
Facing South Florida: A Look At Issues Important To People In South FloridaState Senator Anitere Flores, the chair of the Miami-Dade legislative delegation, will discuss the issues they will work on this year in Tallahassee.
Dade Judge Honored With Judicial Excellence AwardMiami-Dade County Judge Steve Leifman, who has long led efforts to change the way the legal system handles people with mental illnesses, was honored this week with the newly established Chief Justice Award for Judicial Excellence.
Study: Kids With Better Memories Are Good LiarsIs your youngster a good liar? It may not be such a bad thing, research shows.
NFL Player Retires At Age 24 Over Concerns Of Head TraumaAs more and more cases of current and former NFL players having head issues come out, the more those players are taking note of the dangers of playing the sport.
Cooking Classes Could Help People Cope With Mental Health ProblemsSome counselors, treating patients with issues such as stress, anxiety and depression, are turning to cooking classes to help them cope with mental health problems.
How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin FeverWinter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.