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Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 06:08 PM EDT

Tips on Facing Back to School Anxiety

Tips on Facing Back to School Anxiety

It's that time of the year again! Kids are going back to school and it can be a time filled with excitement and optimism. But for some, it can be a time when anxiety increases because of the uncertainty of a new...

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 06:52 PM EDT

Man Turns Smartphone Into Support Group

Man Turns Smartphone Into Support Group

A young man is turning his pain into something positive, delivering virtual support and inspiration to people struggling with depression and other mental health issues. It's something he's personally experience...

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 04:37 PM EDT

How the Party Drug Ketamine is Helping Battle Depression

How the Party Drug Ketamine is Helping Battle Depression

The party drug ketamine, with the street name Special K, is giving hope to people suffering from severe depression.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 08:16 PM EDT

Spotting the Signs of an Eating Disorder

Spotting the Signs of an Eating Disorder

An estimated 30 million Americans will suffer with an eating disorder in their lifetime. News4's Doreen Gentzler spoke with Dr. Elizabeth Weaver about the warning signs for an eating disorder, including...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 01:38 PM EDT

Virginia Mental Health Centers to Offer Walk-In Evaluations

Virginia Mental Health Centers to Offer Walk-In Evaluations

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said the state's 40 mental health centers are now all offering walk-in mental evaluations.

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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 NBC4 is shining a light on the subject by providing education, information and hope.

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