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State of Mind

Focusing on Stress, Depression and Suicide Among Today's Youth

Feb 13, 2019

Mental Health, Suicide Remain A Problem In Law Enforcement

Mental Health, Suicide Remain A Problem In Law Enforcement

Nationwide, advocacy group ‘Blue H.E.L.P’ estimates 31 officers have taken their own lives in 2019. It’s a problem that many officers and mental health experts believe is bolstered by a stigma surrounding...

Nov 7, 2017

Coping With Tragedy: Help Finding Help

Coping With Tragedy: Help Finding Help

If you're having trouble coping with a tragedy, NBC 5 has put together a list of resources to help you find help.

Oct 10, 2017

Mental Health Support Leads to Gains in Productivity: WHO

Mental Health Support Leads to Gains in Productivity: WHO

The World Health Organization says employers who promote mental health and support to their employees see gains in employee health and productivity.

May 8, 2017

Sue Loncar Hopes Family Can Bring Awareness to Mental Health

Sue Loncar Hopes Family Can Bring Awareness to Mental Health

Sue Loncar says it's time for people to talk about depression in a different way. That's why she's opening up about her family's struggles.

May 5, 2017

Sue Loncar Shares Story of Daughter's Suicide to Help Others

Sue Loncar Shares Story of Daughter's Suicide to Help Others

Sue Loncar has made it her mission to discuss teen suicide after losing her 16-year-old daughter, Grace, and her husband, Dallas personal injury lawyer Brian Loncar, just days apart.

Dec 14, 2016

Pediatricians Screen for Mental Health Problems

Pediatricians Screen for Mental Health Problems

Children's Health assigns behavioral clinicians to all its pediatrician offices to provide immediate access to mental health care, if needed.

Dec 12, 2016

State of Mind: Keeping an Eye on Children's Mental Health

State of Mind: Keeping an Eye on Children's Mental Health

Dr. Elizabeth Ucheoma-Cofield discusses things parents should watch for when it comes to their children's mental health.

Dec 9, 2016

Mental Health a Priority This Legislative Session

Mental Health a Priority This Legislative Session

Texas state legislators head back to Austin next month, and House Speaker Joe Straus has said mental health will be a priority.

Dec 9, 2016

Managing First Taste of Adult Life With College Academics

Managing First Taste of Adult Life With College Academics

As part of NBC 5’s week-long focus on mental health, we’re taking a look at the pressures and stresses of college life.

Dec 9, 2016

North Texas Store Offers Profit to Mental Health

North Texas Store Offers Profit to Mental Health

ReNew Resale is a secondhand store that offers second chances to families struggling with mental illness.

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Mental illness is an invisible battle that thousands of North Texans fight in silence. It impacts families behind closed doors in communities across the Metroplex, on August 22 we're taking a look at stress, depression and suicide among today's youth.

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