mental health

Cincinnati Edition
1:30 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Teen Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Abuse
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Our Region's Mental Health Concerns
1:30 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Mental Health in Greater Cincinnati

Dr. Paul Keck, Jr., Dr. Tracey Skale and Dr. Owen Nichols

Surveys show one in five people in the US suffers from some form of mental illness, and many of those mental health problems go undiagnosed. On today’s Cincinnati Edition we’ll be taking a look at mental health issues in Greater Cincinnati.

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May 9, 2013
3:30 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Impact Cincinnati: Children's Mental Health Awareness

Carolyn Jones and Diana McIntosh in the WVXU studios

Mental health experts say psychological disorders usually emerge before a child enters high school, but only 25% of children with problems see trained professionals for treatment.

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Focus on Technology
5:31 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Identifying and treating violent teens

Teens in a new study will get an fMRI at the UC Center for Imaging Research to determine problem areas in the brain
WVXU

Part of the President’s plan to reduce gun violence focuses on increased mental health services. Ann Thompson, in “Focus on Technology,” reports on Cincinnati efforts to be pro-active, involving a predictive spit test and photographing the brain.

 Dr. Jim Eliassen stands behinds glass at the University of Cincinnati Center for Imaging Research. 

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Schools and social services
2:14 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Levy returns show close margins

While many eyes were focused on political races yesterday, school groups and social service agencies in the area were watching to see how their levies fared.

Hamilton County voters handily approved the mental health and senior services levies. Both were renewals but, because of lower property values, will actually raise fewer dollars.

School levies across the tri-state were less clear cut with many decisions separated by just several hundred votes.

Cincinnati Public's renewal passed as did levies in the Batavia, Finneytown, Northwest, Reading and Monroe districts.

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