Tagged: Mental Health
OPB | March 25, 2014 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: The Oregon Supreme Court ruled March 20 that judges can order mentally ill defendants to take anti-psychotic medication under certain circumstances.
OPB | Nov. 04, 2013 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: What's it like to try to talk would-be jumpers out of taking their own lives, as Portland Police officers did recently on the Vista and Fremont bridges?
July 17, 2013 12:40 p.m.
We discuss the Oregon Legislature's decision to build a psychiatric hospital in Junction City.
May 31, 2013 12:30 p.m.
We'll find out more about a bill in the legislature that would significantly expand mental health services in Oregon.
May 29, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The mother of the Albany high school student arrested for allegedly plotting an assault on the school says he has a rare condition linked to strep.
April 23, 2013 12:45 p.m.
Joe Bell has begun a two-year walk across the country to honor his son Jadin, who killed himself this winter after experiencing bullying.
March 26, 2013 12:35 p.m.
Crime is on the rise in Medford, Oregon. Some say increases in drug use and drug trafficking are the biggest causes.
Feb. 20, 2013 12:20 p.m.
We'll talk with Brian Lindstrom, the filmmaker of the new documentary of the life and death of James Chasse, who died in police custody in 2006.
Jan. 09, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Several years ago, the state found that Oregon youth age 16-25 were 80 percent less likely to get the mental health care they need compared with other age groups. How have things changed since then?
Jan. 02, 2013 12:15 p.m.
What resources do parents need when their kids struggle with behavioral or emotional problems?
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