Browsing: Fall 2010 Magazine
Throughout our lifetimes, mental health is essential to our overall health. What are the challenges of mental health and cognitive development at different stages of life? How can psychiatric services be made more cost-effective? Current research examines mental health from a variety of perspectives including neurobiology, psychology, and health policy.
Theoretically, adolescents should be among the healthiest age group in the United States and globally. They’ve survived the diseases of…
Five years after the Mental Health Services Act established the “millionaire tax” aimed at improving services for Californians with severe mental illness, a panel of experts reflects on the Act’s impact to date and shares predictions about its future.