Indiana lawmakers Wednesday studied the potential of a move to prohibit the death penalty in cases where a defendant has a serious mental illness.
Hundreds attended the event sponsored the Indiana University Institute of Psychiatric Research and Mental Health America of Indiana.
Nine cities and more than a dozen businesses and nonprofits pledged to destigmatize mental illness and increase access to services.
This week on Noon Edition we spoke to experts about a report that ranks Indiana 45th on mental illness prevalence and care.
Congresswoman Susan Brooks says people who are suffering from a mental illness pose a larger threat to school safety than guns.
The agreement reached between the ACLU and the Indiana Department of Corrections.
The National Black Caucus of State Legislators and Eli Lilly hosted a conference Friday to address mental illness among African-Americans.
Brains of mentally ill patients from the 19th Century will be used to develop 21st Century treatments for their modern forebears.