Ketamine Clinics Los Angeles Webinar
Mental Wellness

Ketamine Clinics Los Angeles (KCLA) Announces Free, Informative Webinar to Address Misconceptions Surrounding the Death of Actor Matthew Perry

Due to the media storm surrounding the recently announced cause of death for late actor Matthew Perry and his reported use of ketamine at the time of his death, leading mental health treatment center Ketamine Clinics Los Angeles (KCLA) announces a free, first-of-its-kind webinar that is open to the public Friday, January 5, 2024 at 1:00 pm PST. Hosted by KCLA Co-founders […]

NRx Pharmaceuticals IV Ketamine Trial
Mental Wellness

NRx Pharmaceuticals Announces Signing of a Data and Technical Information Agreement with Columbia University Accessing Key Data Demonstrating Efficacy and Safety of Intravenous Ketamine for the Treatment of Suicidal Depression

NRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: NRXP) (“NRx Pharmaceuticals”, the “Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has signed a License Data and Technical Information Agreement with Columbia University for rights to data from a randomized, active-controlled trial of 80 patients hospitalized for Acute Suicidality in Depression. This represents NRx’s second well-controlled trial demonstrating the efficacy of IV […]

Mental Wellness

On/go for\Good provides the main donation to open a mental health center for children in war-torn Ukraine

On/go for\Good, a charitable foundation founded by Intrivo co-founders, is delighted to announce the opening of a much-needed mental health facility for children in war-torn Ukraine. In partnership with local philanthropic partners, On/go for\Good has funded the largest single donation to the new Lviv-based “Mental Health Center for Children.” Within the locally developed framework of the UNBROKEN Kids Project, the […]

Mental Wellness

Mindfulness Nonprofit Kula for Karma Fights the Mental Health Crisis

Kula for Karma, a 501(c)3 providing mindfulness-based mental health care to people experiencing trauma, addiction, and mental health issues, is innovating in response to the national mental health emergency precipitated by the pandemic. Founder Geri Topfer, a pioneer of teaching life-changing mindfulness skills to people in crisis, is retiring, tapping Jenni Crumpton-Ross as President and CEO. “Jenni’s experience in social justice […]

Mental Wellness

Novel Brain Stimulation Technique Shows Promise in Patients with Hard-to-Treat Depression

By making slight modifications to an already approved brain stimulation technique called transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), researchers have reported profound improvement in patients with hard-to-treat depression. Overall, 66% of patients with major depressive disorder who took part in the study responded to the novel treatment, and 42% showed acute remission. This is significantly higher than the […]

Mental Wellness

Spring Health announces dedicated mental health care experience for teens

Spring Health, the most comprehensive global mental health solution for employers and health plans, today announced the launch of a new dedicated teen experience. Spring Health for teens is the latest innovation in the Family Care suite of services, which offers mental health care and support for all ages. Studies show that teens throughout the country […]

Blue Ridge Eating Disorder Care Center - Tranquil Countryside Setting
Mental Wellness

New Eating Disorder Care Center in Saylorsburg Expands Rural Treatment Options for Adolescents

Blue Ridge Eating Disorder Center, a treatment facility in a homelike setting, promises quality care for our rural community. “Eating disorders don’t discriminate to affecting just those who live in big cities or populated areas, and our staff believe that all folks deserve access to quality care regardless of where they live”, says Erica Butler, Clinical […]

Family Care Center Cedar Park Clinic Grand Opening
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Family Care Center Launches Fourth Austin Clinic in Cedar Park

With the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for its Cedar Park clinic and more clinic openings to follow, Family Care Center continues its commitment to providing mental health care in the Austin metropolitan area. Earlier this year, Mental Health America, ranked Texas last in the nation for access to mental health resources. The study cited a higher prevalence of mental illness […]

Peach State Health Plan and Pyx Health Partnership
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Peach State Health Plan, Pyx Health Announce Partnership to Combat Social Isolation, Loneliness and Depression in Georgia Youth

Today, Peach State Health Plan, a care management organization that serves the needs of Georgians through a range of health insurance solutions and wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), announced a new partnership with Pyx Health, a health care technology company, in a new initiative to combat social isolation, loneliness and depression in young Georgians. With this launch, […]

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Military Roots Run Deep Through Family Care Center’s Commitment to Breaking the Stigma Around Mental Health

Every year, approximately 200,000 active-duty servicemen and women return to civilian life. Transitions for Veterans can be especially challenging due to shifting from the collective culture of military service to a more individualized role in society. In fact, studies indicate that 44% to 72% experience high levels of stress during the transition from military to civilian life. […]