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VA struggles to talk about guns; physical activity may prevent depression in kids; parents face criticism when choosing residential facilities

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By | February 3rd, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Effects of juvenile detention in adulthood; Simulation game promotes MH conversations on campuses; CA reforms curb reliance on group homes

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By | January 27th, 2017|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

This New Year, Please Remember the Kids Who Can’t Go Home

“He wanted to ride his bike into traffic.”  “He returned home with cuts on his neck.”  “He’s talking suicide…Please take action.”  “He turned a knife on himself when he was six.”  These words reflect the experiences of four young men who have never met, are from different towns, and have their own unique life stories.  [...]

Bill introduced to address toxic stress in CA kids; Steven Cohen invests $275M in veteran’s MH clinics; Senate passes Cures Act

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By | December 9th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Panelists share stories to promote suicide awareness; Major Depression up 37% in teens; How the election affected MH of kids

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By | November 18th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Advocates working to enroll 80 – 100k undocumented youth for expanded Medi-Cal; More adolescents complete suicide than die from car accidents

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By | November 11th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Weekly MashUp: Restorative justice as alternative to youth incarceration, MH of fathers impact child development, Female veteran suicides increase 40%

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By | July 22nd, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Weekly MashUp: News for the Week of April 18, 2016

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By | April 22nd, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Weekly MashUp: News for the Week of February 29, 2016

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By | March 4th, 2016|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

New Report Finds Thousands of Juvenile Justice-Involved Youth in California May Be Eligible for Community-Based Mental Health Treatment

As many as seventy percent of young people, involved in the juvenile justice system, may have a serious mental health condition. Yet only eight percent of these youth received treatment within 6 months after entering detention. High rates of youth with mental illness in the juvenile justice system are due, in part, to the failure [...]