BMore Well: Fighting Through The Winter BluesLocal experts say stress, anxiety and social isolation will make Seasonal Affective Disorder worse for you.
LifeBridge Heath's Center For Hope Adds Two Therapy Dogs To TeamLifeBridge Health's Center for Hope has a new addition to its team. And he's trained to provide comfort and support to clients going through some really challenging times.
Rise In Teen Girls With 'Tic-Like' Behaviors Could Be Linked To TikTok, Doctors SayResearchers said when they began interviewing patients, many reported that the behaviors began after watching videos on platforms like TikTok and Youtube “showing persons allegedly having Tourette’s syndrome.”
Sheppard Pratt Opens New Opioid Clinic To Serve Baltimore County ResidentsSheppard Pratt opened its new Opioid Treatment Clinic to help care for those suffering from opioid addiction and to provide mental health care for Baltimore County residents.
Feds Award $18.2 Million To Five Local Organizations Offering Mental Health Services, Substance Use TreatmentThe federal government awarded $18.2 million to five Maryland organizations to increase access to mental health services and substance use treatment, Maryland's Congressional Democrats announced on Wednesday.
Social Media Proven To Have Long-Term Negative Effects On Teens And Young Adults, Reports SayRecent reports say that social media can cause social media problems in young adults and teens.
Hopkins Researchers Release App Aimed At Tracking Student AnxietyTwo Johns Hopkins University researchers have released an app that aims to track student anxiety.
Police Identify Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting As 40-Year-Old Marcus MartinBaltimore Police identified the man killed in the officer-involved shooting on Monday morning as 40-year-old Marcus Martin.
Constant Exposure To Tragedy Like What Officers Saw During Capitol Riot Can Take Heavy Mental TollAlmost seven months after the attack on the U.S. Capitol, officers are still reeling from mental scars.
The Pandemic Has Pushed Children's Mental Health And Access To Care To A 'Crisis Point'Many adults report that the pandemic has been hard on their mental health. For kids, some experts say, it has become a crisis.
Healing Youth Alliance Group Focuses On Mental Health & Trauma Within The Young Black Community In BaltimoreBaltimore teenagers are educating their friends on issues of mental health and trauma within the African American community as part of a group called the Healing Youth Alliance.
Howard County Police Announces New Program To Assist 911 Callers Dealing With Mental Health CrisesSome 911 callers in Howard County will soon be connected with mental health professionals instead of police.
Law Named For Tommy Raskin Will Help Marylanders Suffering From Depression, Mental IllnessesIn less than two weeks, a new law will take effect to help people in Maryland suffering from depression and other mental illnesses.
Suicide Attempts Rose Among Adolescent Girls During Pandemic, ER Data SuggestThe United States saw a significant rise in suspected suicide attempts among teen girls during the pandemic, a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds.
Trauma Informed Unit For Young People Opening At UMD Children's HospitalA trauma-informed unit for young people is opening its doors in Baltimore City at The University of Maryland. The unit will welcome children who need help navigating through a crisis.