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Monday, May 15, 2017 at 06:35 PM EDT

GW Event Focuses on Mental Health of College Students

GW Event Focuses on Mental Health of College Students

News4's Angie Goff emceed a conversation at George Washington University about promoting mental health with a focus on college students.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 10:05 PM EDT

Olympic Medalists Raise Awareness About Kids' Mental Health

Olympic Medalists Raise Awareness About Kids' Mental Health

Olympic gold medalists Michael Phelps and Allison Schmitt partnered with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Thursday to raise awareness about children’s mental health.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 01:45 PM EDT

May Is National Mental Health Awareness Month

May Is National Mental Health Awareness Month

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, and it also marks the 3-year anniversary of our "Changing Minds" initiative. Dr. Josuha Weiner stopped News4 to talk about this important mission. 

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 08:18 PM EDT

Exhibit Explores History of St. Elizabeths Hospital

Exhibit Explores History of St. Elizabeths Hospital

An exhibit at the National Building Museum reveals some of the history of St. Elizabeths Hospital in southeast D.C. while exploring changes in mental health care over the years.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 07:20 PM EDT

Virginia High School Students Walk to Prevent Suicide

Virginia High School Students Walk to Prevent Suicide

Teenagers at several high schools in Loudoun County, Virginia, participated in suicide prevention walks on Wednesday. The event began in honor of a student, Ryan Bartel, who took his life. News4's David...

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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.

NBC4 thanks its Changing Minds partners: