Tagged: Mental Health
OPB |Dec. 08, 2014 12:15 p.m.
MONDAY: The city wants to create a place for police to bring someone who is experiencing a mental health crisis.
OPB |Sept. 02, 2014 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll explore the elements and implications of the settlement agreement between the Department of Justice and the Portland Police Bureau.
OPB |Aug. 14, 2014 12:20 p.m.
THURSDAY: This week a court ruled that denying a popular but expensive autism treatment violates state and federal law.
OPB |July 23, 2014 12:25 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Mental health treatment is a point of contention between Multnomah County and the CCO that serves Oregon's three most populous counties.
OPB |July 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk about the opening of a memorial that honors the remains of thousands of unclaimed patients found on the grounds of Oregon State Hospital.
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?
Nov. 06, 2012 12:06 p.m.
Portland may get a new mental health center in 2013. What would this mean for the city, the police and people with mental illness?
Sept. 25, 2012 12:15 p.m.
Nurses at the Oregon State Hospital wards in both Salem and Portland say they need more staff to help deal with violent incidents.
Sept. 17, 2012 12:06 p.m.
Portland Police Chief Mike Reese reacts to the U.S. Justice Department's report that found his officers have used excessive force.
Sept. 13, 2012 12:06 p.m.
The U.S. Justice Department has found the Portland Police Bureau used excessive force against the mentally ill.
May 24, 2012 9:25 a.m.
Oregon saw a spike in deaths by heroin overdoses in 2011. What are the causes and solutions?
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