Bill Would Give Massachusetts Students 2 Mental Health Days From SchoolLawmakers are proposing ways to give Massachusetts students additional flexibility to cope with mental health issues as they arise.
'There's Something Neurological Going On,' COVID Could Cause Depression And Anxiety, Researchers SayMental health experts increasingly believe Covid could cause depression and anxiety, even in people who’ve never experienced it at a clinical level before.
Bill Would Guarantee Annual Mental Health Wellness Exams For Massachusetts ResidentsThe goal of the bill is to create a more robust mental health care system.
4 Your Community: DeeDee's CryDeeDee's Cry is a Roxbury non-profit offering resources and education on the importance of mental health and wellness within communities of color.
I-Team: Kids In Crisis Spend Weeks In Emergency Room Waiting For Mental Health ServicesSome kids are spending days or weeks inside hospital emergency rooms waiting for help.
'Women's Health Luncheon' To Focus On Mental Health NeedsResearchers studying the pandemic’s effect on mental health are concerned that the impacts could linger far into the future.
Psychologist Says Virtual Learning Has Left Many Kids Anxious, OverwhelmedA year into the coronavirus pandemic, doctors say they are seeing an increase in students who are struggling with mental health.
12-Year-Old Creates Self-Care Workshop For Students Struggling During PandemicA 12-year-old from Boston used a grant from Boston Public Health Commission to design a self-care workshop for fellow students.
Sports Psychologist: Emotional Health Important For NFL Players During Coronavirus PandemicThe coronavirus pandemic has made the game more challenging to play mentally for the athletes, coaches and the entire organization.
UMass Memorial Medical Center Treats Psychiatric Patients With Covid-19 In New UnitAt UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, there is a new unit treating COVID-19 patients that is unlike the others.
Coronavirus Impact: Healthcare Workers' Mental Health In JeopardyHealthcare workers are facing unprecedented stress fighting the coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus Front Lines: $100K Donation To Support Mental HealthTo support the men and women, working on the front lines against coronavirus, the Newton-based Ruderman Family Foundation is donating $100,000 to Mass General.
Coronavirus Taking Huge Toll On Mental Health, Psychologists SayPsychologists say the coronavirus outbreak is taking a big emotional toll on the population.
Coronavirus Causing Spike In Patients For Mental Health ProvidersAs millions of people try to cope with the stress of the coronavirus pandemic, mental health care providers are seeing more patients.
Coronavirus, Quarantines Pose New Challenges For Mental Illness SufferersA local therapist is promoting emotional closeness while we all social distance.