Shortage Of Mental Health Professionals Making It Difficult For Parents To Book Appointments For Their KidsIf not an emergency, it could take anywhere from one to four months for a child to see a counselor, therapist or social worker, depending on what type of care they need.
Florida Bill To Bolster Mental Health Resources For Families AdvancesLawmakers are starting to take action on a bill that aims to connect family members of students receiving mental-health services with additional resources.
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Sees Spike In Child Mental Health EmergenciesNicklaus Children’s Hospital say they are treating their highest number ever of children and teens suffering from mental health struggles.
UNICEF: COVID Pandemic Causing Serious Mental Health Issues For Children WorldwideThe child protection agency is calling on governments everywhere to do more to help.
Veterans Mental Health Resources Offered After Afghanistan Takeover Veterans across the country who served in Afghanistan are experiencing many emotions since the fall of Kabul, and the Veterans Crisis Hotline said it's seeing more calls from those feeling the impact.
New Research Highlights How Postpartum Depression Impacts Mothers & FathersStudy author Dr. Craig Garfield with Lurie Children’s Hospital said dads should be screened more for signs of depression.
Surfside Condo Collapse, Pandemic Year, Have Taken Toll On South Florida Mental HealthThe horrific collapse of a condo tower in Surfside, and the pandemic year, has taken a mental toll on residents across South Florida.
Palm Beach School District Sued Over Mental Health PolicyThe Palm Beach County public school district is being sued by several advocacy groups over its practice of making hundreds of students undergo mental health examinations at psychiatric facilities each year.
COVID Pandemic Takes Toll On CaregiversAbout 70% of caregivers reported having at least one adverse mental-health condition during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Children’s Services Council of Broward County Reminds You May Is Mental Health Awareness MonthMany people, even outside of these trying times, experience mental health symptoms at some point in their life and symptoms can occur at any age and in people from all cultural backgrounds. It is important to ask questions, seek help, and most importantly, help those who may be experiencing issues regarding their mental health understand that they are not alone.
New Study Shows Negative Toll Police Killings Has On Mental Health Of Black AmericansAs the nation reacts to the conviction of Derek Chauvin, a new study from a group of U.S. researchers shows the significant negative toll police killings of Black Americans has on the mental health of other Black Americans.
New National Poll Highlights Significant Toll Pandemic Having On Mental Health Of TeensA new national poll highlights the significant toll the pandemic is having on the mental health of teenagers.
New Survey Finds Americans Are Experiencing Unprecedented Stress During PandemicA new survey from the American Psychological Association shows Americans are experiencing unprecedented stress during the pandemic.
Survey: Americans Experiencing Unprecedented Stress During PandemicA new survey from the American Psychological Association shows Americans are experiencing unprecedented stress during the pandemic.
Black History Month: Teen Creates Book Using Collection Of Letters Written By Black Moms To Their SonsA teen used this time during the pandemic to continue his family's tradition of writing letters and he turned it into a passion project.