State Superintendent Calling On Counseling Groups To Strengthen Mental Health Support For StudentsOn Wednesday, the Superintendent of California Schools, Tony Thurmond, called on counseling groups to help fill mental health gaps in our students.
Experts Warn Of Urgent Need For Coronavirus Mental Health ResearchMental health and brain research must be a higher priority in the response to the coronavirus pandemic, scientists have said, warning that the crisis could have a "profound" and "pervasive impact" on global mental health now and in the future.
Therapist Recommends Creating A Routine, Exercising And Staying Connected With Loved Ones During IsolationMental health professionals recommend starting a routine to keep your mind and body in check during periods of self-isolation.
California Launches Statewide Hotline Offering Free Emotional SupportThe peer-run "warm line" officially opened Monday. The toll-free line is staffed for most of the day, seven days a week. 
Sacramento County Looking To Spend $126 Million In Surplus Money On Mental Health ServicesSacramento County is looking to spend millions of dollars in state money meant for mental health services.
Gina Rodriguez Suffered Suicidal ThoughtsGina Rodriguez has shared that her long-time struggle with anxiety and depression has made her consider suicide on more than one occasion.
Sacramento Police Take Special Care To Help People In CrisisThe Sacramento Police Department has a new approach to training its officers, and it is already making an impact. 
Suicide Survivor Speaks To Jesuit Students About Mental Health AwarenessAs part of a social justice summit at Jesuit High School, staff held an assembly about mental health awareness and they hosted guest speaker Kevin Hines, a suicide survivor, and activist.
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Strike Over Staffing-Level ConcernsKaiser Permanente is the largest health care provider in California. But starting Monday, some 4,000 Kaiser mental health professionals across the state are going on strike.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.