October 16, 2017
To assess how well the mental health system in Kansas serves the population, policymakers can consider the need for mental health services as well as the capacity of the current system. The Kansas Health Institute has prepared a report that provides a brief overview of the mental health system in Kansas, including who it serves, more »
The federal government has granted a one-year extension of Kansas’ privatized Medicaid program that provides coverage for more than 400,000 Kansans after denying the request and citing deficiencies in the program earlier this year.
October 10, 2017
This year, on World Mental Health Day, we’ve culled some of the most impactful and least intimidating ways to take care of your mental health so that it becomes something we do—not just something we talk about.
October 6, 2017
Suicide is the second leading cause of death for Kansas City-area young people between the ages of 10 and 24, reflecting a national trend.
October 5, 2017
MIAW – National Depression Screening Day 2017 October 5, 2017 For more than two decades, Screening for Mental Health has developed programs to educate, raise awareness, and screen individuals for common behavioral and mental health disorders and suicide. We envision a world where mental health is viewed and treated with the same gravity as physical more »
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