Keep track of the latest news on mental health issues.

Nation Can’t Ignore the Needs of the Mentally Ill OPINION: Why we must do more to help persons with mental illness Read it here: http://www.mcall.com/opinion/letters/mc-mental-illness-shootings-deaths-porter-20150902-story.html

A New Approach to Long-Term Care Allentown State Hospital closed in 2010. Extended Acute Care facilities in Northampton and Lehigh counties now provide long-term care required for individuals to successfully rejoin the community. Listen to Lehigh Valley D... read more

Amy Cocca: Lessons in Struggles with Mental Illness, Addiction Did Robin Williams and Philip Seymour Hoffman die because of weakness or moral failing? Or were other circumstances in play? Full article: http://www.mcall.com/opinion/yourview/mc-robin-willi... read more

State Touts Re-Entry Program for Seriously Mentally Ill Inmates A first-of-its-kind halfway house program helps inmates successfully transition to life back in the community. Full article: http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-state-prison... read more