Changing Minds

Changing Minds

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 07:45 PM EDT

Helping the Homeless Rebuild Their Lives

Helping the Homeless Rebuild Their Lives

People who live on the street have not only lost their job and their home, but many are also struggling with mental illness. In fact, mental illness is a major cause of

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 04:25 PM EDT

Watch our 'Changing Minds' Special

Watch our 'Changing Minds' Special

We’re proud to present a "Changing Minds" special report with Doreen Gentzler. Tune in Saturday at 10 a.m. or see it Monday on COZI.

Friday, Aug 22, 2014 at 03:21 PM EDT

Helping Your Child Cope With Back-to-School Anxiety

Helping Your Child Cope With Back-to-School Anxiety

That morning trudge to the bus stop has already begun for some students in the D.C. area. It may be time to check in with how they're feeling about the start of the school year.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 02:38 PM EDT

Finding Beauty in Mental Illness

Finding Beauty in Mental Illness

Meet some of the artists behind a gigantic online exhibit called the Broken Light Collective, and see their work by clicking here. They're changing minds and erasing the stigma around mental health.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 02:38 PM EDT

Changing Minds: Depression and Parkinson's Disease

Changing Minds: Depression and Parkinson's Disease

Doctors say depression is more common in newly-diagnosed Parkinson's patients. Dr. Fernando Pagan from MedStar Georgetown University Hospital explains what the study means.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 02:38 PM EDT

Helping Victims of Child Abuse

Helping Victims of Child Abuse

News4's Eun Yang reports on one organization that's using a unique method of therapy to help heal abused children.

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It can affect anyone at any time. It doesn’t discriminate by age, race, gender, or income. Yet many of us find that mental health and mental illness are tough topics to talk about. That’s why for the next year, NBC4 will shine a light on the subject by providing education, information and hope.