Improving Access to Mental Health Services

Improving Access to Mental Health Services

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Mental Illness in L.A. – Part 1

Mental Illness in L.A. – Part 1

When we think of Los Angeles we think of beaches, celebrities and fun times but Curtis Palmer takes a look at the dark side of the city. There’s so much pressure to make it in LA, to be somebody but what happens to those who don’t make it, the ones that find the pressure just …

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Los Angeles Homeless Man’s Isolation Is Causing Mental Health Challenges

Los Angeles Homeless Man’s Isolation Is Causing Mental Health Challenges

– [Interviewer] Benjamin? – Yes, sir. – [Interviewer] You’re homeless in Los Angeles. Tell me about it. – I started my journey in a little town called Nelsonville, Ohio. I had a very volatile, passionate relationship that ended in her relapsing after seven years. Four bedroom house. Beautiful colonial. Garage with six cars in it …

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The challenge of getting mental health care for Hawaii’s homeless

The challenge of getting mental health care for Hawaii’s homeless

In Hawaii’s growing homeless population, those addicted to alcohol or drugs are easily identified, but mental illness is harder to measure and treat. KITV ‘s Paul Drewes reports on the additional challenges facing the homeless. 10 45 114 133 Homeless residents may not have many possessions but some are weighed down with depression, post-traumatic stress …

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