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Telepsychiatry saves east Texas hospitals $18 million over 7 years

April 9, 2019

March 28, 2019, 01:33 PM By Bill Siwicki HealthcareIT News https://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/telepsychiatry-saves-east-texas-hospitals-18-million-over-7-years In the early 2000s, the state of Texas was in the midst of a widely recognized, multi-decade crisis from lack of mental health services for people in need. THE PROBLEM Psychiatric facilities were above capacity, leaving patients in mental health emergencies with either jail more »

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UT Tyler students host annual Suicide Walk to promote mental health resources

Mar 27, 2019 By Cory McCoy Tyler Morning Telegraph https://tylerpaper.com/news/local/ut-tyler-students-host-annual-suicide-walk-to-promote-mental/article_3674e660-50dc-11e9-b329-a364376c844a.html Students at the University of Texas at Tyler are encouraging their peers to learn more about mental health resources. The Psi Chi Psychology Club and the campus chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness teamed up to host the annual Suicide Walk. This is more »

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Four Lessons From Four Years Of Therapy

Apr. 01, 2019 By Laurie Katz https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/April-2019/Four-Lessons-From-Four-Years-of-Therapy I’ve now been in therapy for four years. I talk about four years a lot. It’s an important number in my life. After I was raped in 2011, I suffered in silence for just under four years. It happened at college in Chicago by a fellow student on more »

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NAMI Joins 16 Patient Groups To Protect Access To Health Care

4/2/19 NAMI https://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2019/NAMI-Joins-16-Patient-Groups-to-Protect-Access-to-Health-Care Arlington, VA — NAMI and 16 national organizations representing millions of Americans with pre-existing conditions filed an amicus curiae (“friend-of-the-court”) brief on April 1 in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in the case Texas v. United States. This is the appeal of a District Court’s ruling to invalidate the entire Affordable Care Act (ACA). If the more »

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Mental health can impact memory decades later

Published Tuesday 2 April 2019 By Maria Cohut MedicalNewsToday https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/324867.php New research from the United Kingdom has found that people who experience recurrent episodes of depression throughout adulthood are more at risk of developing memory problems later in life. Scientists have already shown that depression and other mental health problems can affect a person’s memory in the short term. more »

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