Celebrate the beauty of Spring and raise funds for children"s mental health on #FloweryShirtDay

Celebrate the beauty of Spring and raise funds for children"s mental health on #FloweryShirtDay.....»»

Category: topSource: pressatMar 11th, 2019

3 reasons for education, mental and behavioral health services

Clinical and academic research consistently illustrates the pressing need for education and treatment programs for the most vulnerable among us – our children – and particularly those who are battling a variety of challenges.  Many youth in the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2019

UCSF Oakland expands children"s mental health services thanks to $15 million from Benioffs


Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2018

How this nonprofit will adapt to Medicaid changes in behavioral health benefits for children

In January the state will begin offering therapy and rehabilitation services to Medicaid-eligible children younger than 21 who have mental health or substance-use needs with a benefit called children... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 12th, 2018

Thompson launches new programs that help shape the lives of children

Thompson is a Charlotte institution. For the last 132 years, they have evolved from an orphanage in uptown to a leading mental health and family support provider in the Carolinas. Guided by their three pillars of service ­— early childhood, mental h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2018

More Than 4,000 Prisoners With Serious Mental Illness Are Held in Solitary Confinement, Study Finds

"They're burying them alive in the prison system."  Wednesday is World Mental Health Day, a day that seeks to raise awareness of me.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 10th, 2018

A question for World Mental Health Day: Should your child be on Facebook?

Experts say a new Messenger app targeting children could negatively affect their well-being......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2018

Acquisition aims to expand NC"s largest outpatient mental-health provider

North Carolina’s largest provider of outpatient mental health care has been taken over by a firm that plans to aggressively expand the company across the state and Southeast.   River Cities Capital Funds – a Raleigh-based national private equi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

Happy People Are Healthy People

Happy People Are Healthy People The effects of mental well-being may be so strong when it comes to physical health that even children who have a more positive outlook may enjoy better.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 13th, 2018

These are the 25 worst cities in the U.S. to raise children

Early education, health and safety are crucial to providing children with the best chance.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 17th, 2018

Millions are battling mental illness — these entrepreneurs are trying to tackle it via technology

Spring Health and Woebot Nearly one in five adults lives with a diagnosed mental illness, and estimates suggest that only half of these people receive treatment. Two entrepreneurs, Alison Darcy an.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2018

Digital startup Spring Health raises $6M

Spring Health, a Manhattan-based startup that sells a digital mental health benefit to employers, will announce today that it has raised $6 million in a seed round led by Rethink Impact. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 13th, 2018

Success with Snap helps venture firm Lightspeed raise $1.8 billion for new funds

Venture capital firm Lightspeed Venture Partners has raised $1.8 billion to invest in startups from cryptocurrency to beauty supplies, hoping to build on its streak of lucrative bets in companies such as Snap Inc , the firm's partners told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2018

DNA Tests on Separated Migrant Children Raise Privacy Issues

The Department of Health and Human Services is analyzing the DNA of some of the nearly 3,000 separated children in U.S. custody. The Trump administration's decision to u.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 6th, 2018

Does Screen Time Hurt Kids? Gaming Disorder Diagnosis is "Premature," Experts Say

The argument that screen time harms children's mental health lacks substantial evidence, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 23rd, 2018

Immigrant Children Separated At Border Could Suffer Depression, Disease And Even Earlier Death, Doctor Says

A huge amount of data have shown that traumatic events like this pose clear risks to the mental and physical health of children......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 20th, 2018

Gaming addiction classified as mental health disorder by WHO

Many parents will have thought it for a long time, but they now have a new argument to limit their children's 'screen time' - addiction to video games has been recognised by World Health Organization as a mental health disorder......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 18th, 2018

Children Are Becoming More Depressed and Obese Because of Facebook and the Internet

U.K. health officials want to hold social media companies accountable for growing rates of mental illness and obesity in children and teens......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 14th, 2018

Terros Health warns of patient data breach

Terros Health is warning that about 1,600 patient records were exposed in a data breach earlier this spring. The Phoenix-based mental health and addiction services provider was notified of the breach that occurred in April, and it has been sending let.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2018

Child-specific mental health center features design elements to support healing

The new Virginia Treatment Center for Children, part of the Virgini.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 1st, 2018

Were Hedge Funds Right About CVS Health Corporation (CVS)?

The Insider Monkey team has completed processing the quarterly 13F filings for the December quarter submitted by the hedge funds and other .....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkey20 hr. 52 min. ago