Mental Health

The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
August 08, 2018 - 12:15 pm
Quyionah Wingfield stopped by The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter to discuss her business "Cool Moms Dance Too". Cool Moms Dance Too (CMDToo) is a family dance fitness and lifestyle company which emphasizes a family-focused healthy lifestyle through convenient and engaging dance as fitness and...
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FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, law enforcement officers respond to Santa Fe High School after an active shooter was reported on campus in Santa Fe, Texas. Republican leaders in gun-friendly Texas are stamping down the prospects of 'red flag' laws that would let enforcement seize some firearms from people who are deemed dangerous to themselves or others. Gun control advocates hoped for an opening after mass shootings at a Texas church and high school within 6 months of each other. (Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP, File)
August 05, 2018 - 12:51 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas schools have been adding metal detectors and armed personnel in an effort to improve campus security in response to the deadly May attack at a Houston-area high school that left eight students and two teachers dead. Among the steps that Texas apparently won't be taking...
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Arizona State Trooper Tyler Edenhofer is seen in this undated handout photo provided by the Arizona Department of Public Safety. Authorities say a male suspect used an Arizona state trooper's gun and fatally shot trooper Edenhofer and wounded another trooper Wednesday night after they responded to reports of someone throwing rocks at vehicles. (Arizona Department of Public Safety via AP)
July 27, 2018 - 12:37 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A man with a history of mental illness grabbed an Arizona state trooper's gun and killed a rookie in training and wounded another trooper during a fight along an interstate in suburban Phoenix, authorities said Thursday. The shooting occurred after troopers responded to reports late...
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July 25, 2018 - 7:40 am
BERLIN (AP) — The European Union is introducing rules to tighten assessments of pilots' mental health following the Germanwings crash in 2015. The EU's executive Commission said Wednesday the new rules, which take effect in 2020, will oblige airlines to perform a psychological assessment of pilots...
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This photo released Tuesday, July 24, 2018, by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows John Cowell. Cowell, a recently paroled robber with a violent history, was peacefully arrested on an Antioch-bound train Monday, July 23, about 12 miles (19 kilometers) from the Oakland station where investigators believe he killed Nia Wilson and wounded her sister Sunday night with a knife. (Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 10:50 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A paroled robber who allegedly stabbed to death an 18-year-old woman in an unprovoked attack at a California train station is mentally ill and failed to receive proper treatment, his family said Tuesday. John Cowell, 27, was arrested Monday night on a Bay Area Rapid Transit...
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Police are investigate a car with a bullet hole within the scene of a shooting in east Toronto, on Monday, July 23, 2018. Police were trying Monday to determine what prompted a 29-year-old man to go on a shooting rampage in a popular Toronto neighborhood. (Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 7:55 am
TORONTO (AP) — Ashley Robinson saw Faisal Hussain almost every day when she walked her dog on the winding sidewalk near her high-rise apartment building in Toronto. "He always was smiling," she said, adding they lived in the same building in Thorncliffe Park, a 21-story gray building that's home to...
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Police are photographed at the perimeter of the scene of a mass shooting in Toronto on Monday, July 23, 2018. (Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 23, 2018 - 11:51 pm
TORONTO (AP) — A man whose family said he suffered from psychosis and depression fired a handgun into restaurants and cafes in a lively Toronto neighborhood, killing a 10-year-old girl and an 18-year-old woman and wounding 13 others in an attack that has shaken the confidence of many in the...
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Sean Garvey
April 25, 2018 - 2:04 am
One of the biggest issues facing many Americans today is mental health. Disabled veterans, who served in the military, share the same fate while suffering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Top Dogg K9 Foundation proudly presents the Top Dogg K9 Charitable Swing for Veterans Golf Tournament on...
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Sean Garvey
March 19, 2018 - 11:51 pm
Are you a family caregiver who is dealing with an individual suffering from mental illness? NAMI wants to invite you to an upcoming program catered to families and their caregivers to help deal with mental health through empathy, communication, and understanding. NAMI DeKalb (better known as the...
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Sean Garvey
March 19, 2018 - 11:51 pm
Are you a family caregiver who is dealing with an individual suffering from mental illness? NAMI wants to invite you to an upcoming program catered to families and their caregivers to help deal with mental health through empathy, communication, and understanding. NAMI DeKalb (better known as the...
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