Mental Health

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Smartphone App Could Diagnose And Treat Mental Health Symptoms

A Harvard researcher hopes the app will help patients track their symptoms.

08/06/2015

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Matters Of The Mind: CEOs Pledge Stigma-Free Workplaces

Chief executive officers of 25 companies in Massachusetts will pledge to end workplace stigma against mental illness in a campaign organized by the National Alliance on Mental Illness.

06/25/2015

Patrick Kennedy talks to WBZ-TV's Bree Sison. (WBZ-TV)

Matters Of The Mind: The Politics of Mental Health

WBZ-TV’s Bree Sison looks at the challenges mental health advocates face getting politicians to pay attention to their cause.

06/12/2015

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Matters Of The Mind: Mental Health And Crime

WBZ-TV’s Bree Sison looks at the burden of taking care of the mentally ill who are involved in crimes.

06/10/2015

Pam Sager and her daughter Arielle. (WBZ-TV)

Matters Of The Mind: Identifying Kids’ Mental Health Issues

WBZ-TV’s Bree Sison looks at how mental health issues in children can be uncovered.

06/09/2015

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Matters Of The Mind: Reporter’s Notebook

A note from the reporter about getting help.

06/08/2015

First responders (WBZ-TV)

Matters Of The Mind: Trauma Takes A Toll On First Responders

More firefighters, police officers and emergency medical workers are seeking help for stress management.

06/08/2015

An aerial shot shows a beacon atop the Zakim Bridge, and another spot where one is missing. (WBZ-TV)

Man Charged With Stealing Bridge Beacon To Undergo Added Evaluation

A homeless man authorities allege stole an aircraft warning beacon from atop the Zakim Bridge has been ordered to undergo further mental health evaluation.

03/23/2015

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How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin Fever

Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.

12/08/2014

Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Baker Urged To Address Mental Health Issues As Governor

An advocacy group is asking Gov.-elect Baker to prioritize mental health issues.

11/18/2014

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