July/August 2010 Issue. Hearing Loss in Older Adults — Its Effect on Mental Health By Claudia Dewane, DEd, LCSW Social Work Today Vol. 10 No. 4 P. 18
Adult Mental Health Services . SAMHS Adult Mental Health Services is the designated State Public Mental Health Authority for adults. A primary responsibility is to
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of
Mental health clinicians traditionally viewed sleep disorders as a symptom of a psychiatric disorder, but research suggests that in some patients sleep issues…
Explore basic information and resources on mental health medications, including antidepressants, anti-anxiety medications, stimulants, antipsychotics, and mood
The Mental Health Division provides an array of opportunities for partners to work together in the spirit of hope toward recovery. This includes programs and services
Recent data indicate that an estimated 20.4 percent of adults aged 65 and older met criteria for a mental disorder, including dementia during the previous 12 months
Fact sheet on mental health and older adults providing key facts and information on risk factors, dementia , depression, treatment and care strategies, WHO response.
Find the LA County Department of Mental Health services, programs and facilities serving your area.
Depression affects more than 19 million Americans every year, regardless of age, race, or gender. While depression is not a normal part of the aging process, there is