Gov. Baker Announces Bridgewater State Hospital OverhaulGov. Charlie Baker is expected to announce an overhaul of the way the state's criminal justice system handles mentally ill inmates Tuesday, The Boston Globe reports.
Matters Of The Mind: Peer Support Critical For Those Battling DepressionA program on the South Shore aims to give people struggling with mental health a network of people to turn to for support.
Matters Of The Mind: How To Help During A Mental Health CrisisMental Health First Aid teaches people what to do if someone appears to be having a mental health crisis.
Matters Of The Mind: Mass. Computer Scientist Creates Technology To Read EmotionsRana el Kaliouby, a computer scientist, worked to develop a technology that could recognize even subtle facial expressions and translate them automatically.
Matters Of The Mind: Support Program Helps Siblings Of Mental Health PatientsA partnership between several New England groups aims to make the ripple effects of mental illness a little easier to handle within families.
Matters Of The Mind: Confronting An Adverse ChildhoodA Cambridge comedian's route to being a productive, happy and healthy adult wasn’t necessarily a smooth one.
Smartphone App Could Diagnose And Treat Mental Health SymptomsA Harvard researcher hopes the app will help patients track their symptoms.
Matters Of The Mind: CEOs Pledge Stigma-Free WorkplacesChief 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.
Matters Of The Mind: The Politics of Mental HealthWBZ-TV's Bree Sison looks at the challenges mental health advocates face getting politicians to pay attention to their cause.
Matters Of The Mind: Mental Health And CrimeWBZ-TV's Bree Sison looks at the burden of taking care of the mentally ill who are involved in crimes.
Matters Of The Mind: Identifying Kids' Mental Health IssuesWBZ-TV's Bree Sison looks at how mental health issues in children can be uncovered.
Matters Of The Mind: Reporter's NotebookA note from the reporter about getting help.