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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 11:41 AM EDT

Fundraiser Thursday for "Out of the Darkness" Walk

Fundraiser Thursday for "Out of the Darkness" Walk

Austin Grill in Springfield is hosting a fundraiser for the "Out of the Darkness" walk next month in Fairfax.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 at 06:01 PM EDT

Black Leaders Call for Increased Mental Health Services

Black Leaders Call for Increased Mental Health Services

Mental illness too often goes ignored in African-American communities, leaders said at a Congressional Black Caucus session in D.C. on Thursday. "Our children are suffering, and they are literally just...

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 08:23 PM EDT

Kate Spade's Death Puts Spotlight on Mental Illness

Kate Spade's Death Puts Spotlight on Mental Illness

This Is My Brave is a local organization that is using the arts to save lives. News4's Erika Gonzalez spoke with the co-founder Jennifer Marshall, who says mental health does not discriminate and it can...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 08:00 PM EDT

Students Change How Mental Health Is Addressed in Schools

Students Change How Mental Health Is Addressed in Schools

Three Virginia high school students made their voices heard and got some pretty big results in the area of mental health.

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 08:02 PM EDT

Fairfax Co. Police Officer's Suicide Sparks Change

Fairfax Co. Police Officer's Suicide Sparks Change

The suicide of a Fairfax County police officer last year is igniting change within the police department and highlighting the increased risk of depression among law enforcement officers.

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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.

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