The State of Wyoming has issued an RFI to collect information, recommendations and cost considerations for implementing a risk-based care management entity within the state’s medicaid program. Read more and respond today!
This article reports on the growing peer support movement within mental health by highlighting the personal story of Fraser Hartig, a peer support specialist in Wisconsin.
A new study showed a protective benefit against stress and depression from teens’ participation in team sports.
Dating in high school is a normal part of adolescent development. However, evidence shows that 10% of high schoolers experience physical violence in dating relationships (and 20% experience emotional violence). This article describes a new education program designed to reduce the occurrence of dating violence in minority youth.
Individual wellness results from the alignment of policies and systems. Access this report today and share your thoughts in the on-going web discussion.
This article reports on an increase in mental health related hospital visits made possible by expanded healthcare coverage. However, this finding may point to a larger problem in the nation’s mental healthcare system: inadequate outpatient resources to treat mental-health patients earlier and less expensively.