Indigenous youth take on mental health, wellness challenge
Jun. 11, 2021 07:00 PM EDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Friday told a virtual gathering of Indigenous youth that there are no excuses for government...
US suicides dropped last year, defying pandemic expectations
By Mike Stobbe Apr. 08, 2021 06:05 PM EDT
Montana House advances budget amid cuts to social services
By Iris Samuels Mar. 22, 2021 08:11 PM EDT
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana House voted Monday against increasing funding for a suicide prevention program, even after a Democratic lawmaker testified...
Vegas-area schools post video aimed at student mental health
Mar. 03, 2021 06:57 PM EST
LAS VEGAS (AP) — School and elected officials in Nevada acknowledged the mental and emotional strain the coronavirus pandemic has had on children, releasing a...
As suicides rise, young survivors make case for hope in film
By Lynn Elber Feb. 13, 2021 10:18 AM EST
Lawmakers push mental health days for kids amid pandemic
By Sophia Eppolito Jan. 30, 2021 11:38 AM EST
New Mexico governor seeks new spending on health, education
By Morgan Lee Jan. 11, 2021 08:21 PM EST
Report: New Mexico needs plan to address high suicide rate
Dec. 19, 2020 11:26 AM EST
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico has a suicide rate 1.5 times that of the national average, and legislative analysts say a new plan is needed to address the...
Amid pandemic, Baltimore neighbors work to keep spirits up
By Lillian Reese, Sara Chernikoff And Laura Franklin Of Capital News Service Dec. 17, 2020 06:31 PM EST
BALTIMORE (AP) — Phone lines are busier for Baltimore mental health hotlines as demands for their services are on the rise. And across Baltimore, neighborhoods...
Editorial Roundup: Nebraska
By The Associated Press Nov. 23, 2020 10:00 AM EST
Omaha World Herald. Nov. 21, 2020 At the end of the tunnel, part of the light is from the promise of good sports It’s a...
US suicide rate fell last year after decade of steady rise
By Mike Stobbe Oct. 23, 2020 12:59 PM EDT
As suicides rise, Army brass reassessing outreach
Sarah Blake Morgan Sep. 28, 2020 10:04 AM EDT
Military suicides up as much as 20% in COVID era
By Lolita C. Baldor And Robert Burns Sep. 27, 2020 09:49 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Georgia
By The Associated Press Sep. 16, 2020 01:27 PM EDT
Recent editorials from Georgia newspapers: ___ Sept. 15 Dalton Daily Citizen-News on observing...
Editorial Roundup: Georgia
By The Associated Press Sep. 09, 2020 02:47 PM EDT
Recent editorials from Georgia newspapers: ___ Sept. 9 The Brunswick News on mental health amid the...
US government launches campaign to reduce high suicide rates
By Hope Yen Jul. 07, 2020 04:37 PM EDT
FCC to vote in July to make '988' the suicide hotline number
By Tali Arbel Jun. 23, 2020 10:57 AM EDT
Trump plan to stem vet suicides focuses on public awareness
By Hope Yen Jun. 17, 2020 01:38 PM EDT
Mississippi sees jump in suicide hotline calls during virus
By Leah Willingham Jun. 12, 2020 06:09 PM EDT
Karen Pence: 'It's OK to not be OK' during pandemic
By Darlene Superville May. 14, 2020 03:30 PM EDT