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Posts tagged mental illness

February 1, 2018


Opioid Treatment Expansion Bill Passes House

Indiana currently has 18 opioid treatment center options and this bill would increase that number to 27.

January 30, 2018


Ind. Police Officer To Join Donnelly At State Of The Union Address

Sen. Joe Donnelly will host Lebanon police officer Taylor Nielsen, who dealt with mental health problems after a 2016 double murder.

October 12, 2017


Should Death Penalty Be Prohibited If Defendant Is Mentally Ill?

Indiana lawmakers Wednesday studied the potential of a move to prohibit the death penalty in cases where a defendant has a serious mental illness.

June 1, 2017


Annual Mental Health Symposium Focuses On Addiction, Mental Health

Hundreds attended the event sponsored the Indiana University Institute of Psychiatric Research and Mental Health America of Indiana.

May 31, 2017


Central Indiana Partnership Makes Commitment To Mental Health

Nine cities and more than a dozen businesses and nonprofits pledged to destigmatize mental illness and increase access to services.

November 4, 2016


Noon Edition: Indiana Ranking Plummets In Report On Mental Health

This week on Noon Edition we spoke to experts about a report that ranks Indiana 45th on mental illness prevalence and care.

April 6, 2016


U.S. Rep. Brooks: Mentally Ill More Of A Threat Than Guns

Congresswoman Susan Brooks says people who are suffering from a mental illness pose a larger threat to school safety than guns.

January 29, 2016


Settlement: Treatment Required For Mentally Ill Inmates

The agreement reached between the ACLU and the Indiana Department of Corrections.

October 14, 2013


Legislators Discuss Mental Illness Among African-Americans

The National Black Caucus of State Legislators and Eli Lilly hosted a conference Friday to address mental illness among African-Americans.

December 8, 2011


Old Brains To Assist Modern Mental Illness Study

Brains of mentally ill patients from the 19th Century will be used to develop 21st Century treatments for their modern forebears.

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