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Featured ArticlesAmid Shortage, Number of Psychiatric Beds in U.S. Down 13% from 2010Michael Ollove  |  PBS NewsHourPsychiatric boarding—temporarily housing the mentally ill in emergency rooms, hospitals...

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Featured ArticlesNo, Mental Illness Does Not Lead to TerrorismLindsay Holmes  |  The Huffington PostOnly 3 to 5 percent of violence is attributable to those with a mental illness. Indeed, the mentally ill are...

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Featured ArticlesObamacare and Mental Health: An Unfinished StoryBrianna Ehley  |  POLITICOYes, the ACA did much to improve behavioral health care on the insurance side, but a lot more is required to make sure...

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Featured ArticlesTelemedicine Companies See Mental Health as Next FrontierBruce Japsen  |  ForbesMore telehealth companies moving into mental health as claims reimbursements increase for online healthcare....

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Featured ArticlesMental health access lags despite wider insurance coverageShefali Luthra  |  MedCity NewsOnly among whites has expanded insurance coverage led to an increase in mental health care, and within...

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Featured ArticlesMental health services lead U.S. spending outlaysRon Shinkman  |  FierceHealthFinanceThe costs associated with mental health treatment exceed those for heart conditions and cancer, and half...

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Featured ArticlesWhat's Good for Mental Health is Good for the EconomyPaolo del Vecchio  |  SAMHSAMental illness costs the global economy about $1 trillion each year, yet on average governments devote just...

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Featured ArticlesBeing Lonely Means You're 29% More Likely to Have a Heart AttackMandy Oaklander  |  Time MagazineIt also means you’re 32 percent more susceptible to stroke, making loneliness as...

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Featured ArticlesAddiction treatment is booming and under-regulatedHarry Nelson, JD  |  Behavioral HealthcareAs states scramble to deal with the rise in addiction and treatment, many large insurers are...

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Featured ArticlesTelepsychiatry is Rising in Popularity, Despite HurdlesTori Rodriguez, MA, LPC  |  Psychiatry AdvisorTelehealth continues to grow, and research shows treatment for ADHD, schizophrenia, autism...

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