May 19, 2019
The U.S. is in the midst of a mental health crisis. In 2017, 47,000 Americans died by suicide and 70,000 from drug overdoses. And 17.3 million adults suffered at least one major depressive episode. The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act, a landmark law passed more than a decade ago, requires insurers to provide more »
December 19, 2018
A national program recently introduced in Wichita is helping people with serious mental illness get the support they need through the Sedgwick County Court system. (Link to Full Story)
October 30, 2018
Pictured are the trainers and trainees for the 2018 NAMI Family to Family Teacher Training. Thank you to our trainers, and congratulations to our graduates! Some of them may be teaching a NAMI Family to Family class in your area soon…
October 22, 2018
Research shows exercise can ease things like panic attacks or mood and sleep disorders, and a recent study in the journal, Lancet Psychiatry, found that popular team sports may have a slight edge over the other forms of physical activity.
October 18, 2018
Affiliates of UnitedHealth Group Inc., the nation’s largest health insurer, were hit with a class action lawsuit Tuesday claiming they are illegally underpaying reimbursements for mental health services.
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