Tag Archives: mental health

Speech analysis software program is able to predict which youth at risk for schizophrenia will transition to psychosis with about 80 percent accuracy

Young rappers are getting honest about doing battle with depression, drug addiction and suicide

For years, hip-hop has ridden a wave of bravado. But a younger generation is finally getting candid about the cracks in that facade, and the realities of mental health in their scene. But as the death of Lil Peep shows, self-medicating is often the first and most dangerous resort.

Source: www.latimes.com/entertainment/music/la-et-ms-hip-hop-depression-20180128-story.html

Veterans aren’t always getting mental care they urgently need

Thomas Burke Jr., a Marine who returned from tours in Afghanistan and Iraq to attend Yale Divinity School, has also done three tours in the Veterans Health Administration for mental health care and says he’s experienced mixed results.

Source: www.cnn.com/2018/02/01/health/veterans-mental-health-care-federal-investigation/index.html?sr=twCNN020118veterans-mental-health-care-federal-investigation0726AMStoryGal