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State of Mind

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

Dec 8, 2016

Charles Haley Opens Up About Mental Illness Battle

Charles Haley Opens Up About Mental Illness Battle

Pro Football Hall of Famer Charles Haley is taking a courageous stand, opening up about his mental illness and the signs he wishes he'd seen much earlier in life.

Dec 8, 2016

Virtual Dementia Tour Available To Public

Virtual Dementia Tour Available To Public

A free program in Fort Worth provides a hand-on experience on what it's like to live with dementia and Alzheimer's Disease.

Dec 8, 2016

Coping With the Holiday Blues

Coping With the Holiday Blues

Dr. Ken Jones is director of behavioral health at Texas Health Arlington Memorial. He discusses the holiday blues, how to avoid triggers and get help.

Dec 7, 2016

Help for Dallas' Homeless Goes Mobile

Help for Dallas' Homeless Goes Mobile

CitySquare, a non-profit group dedicated to fighting poverty, is using a converted RV to deliver services directly to people in the city's homeless camps.

Dec 7, 2016

WWII Veteran Tells of Time as POW

WWII Veteran Tells of Time as POW

After parachuting away from his B-29 shot down over Japan, WWII veteran Fiske Hanley, 96, recalls being captured in a rice paddy and the torture that followed before the end of the war.

Dec 7, 2016

When Social Media Use Crosses the Line

When Social Media Use Crosses the Line

If you can't stop checking your Instagram feeds, Snapchat updates or Facebook notifications, you might have a problem.

Dec 7, 2016

Young Woman Shares Battle with Anorexia to Give Hope

Young Woman Shares Battle with Anorexia to Give Hope

For women and men who struggle with an eating disorder, fighting to stay healthy (physically, emotionally and mentally) can be a day-to-day battle.

Dec 7, 2016

How to Cope With Mental Addiction

How to Cope With Mental Addiction

As we continue our week-long look into mental health -- we're focusing on addiction today. Dr. Joel Holiner is executive medical director of Medical City Green Oaks Hospital talked about addiction symptoms, when...

Dec 7, 2016

Bush Institute Connects Veterans to Resources

Bush Institute Connects Veterans to Resources

A new military initiative at the George W. Bush Institute focuses on the invisible wounds of war affecting veterans and their return to civilian life.

Dec 6, 2016

Jacob Schick: Veteran Suicide, Survival and Strength

Jacob Schick: Veteran Suicide, Survival and Strength

An IED in Iraq would forever change the physical and mental state of Marine Jacob Schick, as well as his life's purpose.

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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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