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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.

Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 at 07:19 PM EST

'This Is My Brave' Co-Creator Wins Washingtonian of the Year

'This Is My Brave' Co-Creator Wins Washingtonian of the Year

A woman who went public with her bipolar disorder and co-created a production featuring a cast of people sharing their stories of mental illness won a Washingtonian of the Year Award from Washingtonian Magazine....

Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 at 07:41 PM EST

Virginia Firefighters Learn Yoga to Cope With Stress

Virginia Firefighters Learn Yoga to Cope With Stress

A program developed by former Navy SEALs is helping local firefighters train their minds to cope with the traumatic things they see while on the job. News4's Chris Gordon reports.

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 07:02 PM EST

App Connects Black Men With Mental Health Services

App Connects Black Men With Mental Health Services

A D.C. startup has developed an app that aims to bring therapy to black men who might otherwise avoid getting help.

Monday, May 6, 2019 at 02:54 PM EDT

Experts to Discuss Suicide Prevention Among Youth

Experts to Discuss Suicide Prevention Among Youth

Suicide prevention experts will be sharing strategies to prevent suicide among youth at an event Monday ahead of National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day.

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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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