BART is planning to fill six vacant BART police officer positions with trained, but unarmed, social workers.
John Preston talked to Mornings on 2 on Saturday about the work he wants to accomplish in breaking down mental health issues that plague many veterans.
In this year of COVID-19, there may not be much to smile about these days. Except maybe in Danville.
Mental health professionals around the Bay Area are noticing an uptick in depression and anxiety beyond what they'd typically see around the holidays, due to isolation and stress brought on by the pandemic.
Expert advice on ways to care for mental health during a lonely holiday season apart from loved ones.
Doctors say there's been a surge in teens and young adults seeking help for eating disorders during this pandemic.
The San Diego Fire Department has introduced a program that pairs service dogs and chaplains with firefighters to provide emotional support for work-related trauma.
The program is part of Mayor London Breed's ongoing efforts to create non-law enforcement alternatives for non-violent emergency calls.
The year 2020 has been the worst year ever for Americans’ sleep, according to new research.
Recommended guidelines may not screen moms long enough for postpartum depression, the NIH said.
The San Jose Police Department is launching a new program as part of efforts to reform policing.
Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day, and the pandemic has put a strain on parts of many peoples' lives in the Bay Area and around the world. Dr. Lisa Fortuna from Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital/UCSF talked to Mornings on 2 about strategies to stay level-headed.
Military suicides have increased by as much as 20% this year compared to the same period in 2019, and some incidents of violent behavior have spiked.
In the latest study to suggest an uptick, half of U.S. adults surveyed reported at least some signs of depression.
The CDC mental health survey found that younger adults, minorities, essential workers and unpaid adult caregivers have been disproportionately impacted.
KTVU's Gasia Mikaelian spoke with Dr. Lisa Pion-Berlin, President and CEO of Parents Anonymous Inc. on The Nine on Thursday, August 13, 2020.
San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Tuesday announced the creation of a new 24-hour Street Crisis Response Team that would be used to respond to behavioral health emergencies in the place of law enforcement.
A man accused of a bloody rampage earlier this year in San Francisco's Tenderloin had been placed on an involuntary psychiatric hold but was released after only a few hours, records show.
EndeavorRx is a game aimed at improving attention function and symptoms associated with ADHD in 8 to 12-year-olds.
Anxiety and depression among black Americans increased after the death of George Floyd, data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows.