July 1, 2014
In the US, ten times as many mentally ill people are housed in a prison or jail as in a hospital. But a new grant invests in training for cops to recognize mental illness in ways that prevent needless arrests, and keep the mentally ill out of the prison system. We’ll learn how judges are embracing mental health court, and protecting the vulnerable.
May 26, 2014
This hour we’ll explore the latest in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder therapies, and how veterans and clinicians are working to fight this post-war battle.
May 22, 2014
This hour we’ll explore the latest in PTSD therapies, and how veterans and clinicians are working to fight this post-war battle.
April 5, 2012
Are medications the only way to treat mental illness in America? How do counseling and therapy fit into treatment programs? What actually works when treating mental illness? On this hour of “All Sides,” News Director Mike Thompson will discuss the differing perspectives on the treatment of mental illness in America.
March 19, 2012
Almost every day we hear the stories about people who are mentally ill, struggling to cope. Last week, we heard that the suspect in the downtown stabbings is mentally ill and recently off his medication. On this hour of “All Sides,” we’ll learn more about the disconnect in services for people who are mentally ill and maybe dangerous.
January 25, 2011
The ethical dilemmas of ordinary citizens and the adequacy of the mental health and law enforcement systems.
January 11, 2011
Mental illness and the criminal justice system in Ohio.
September 23, 2010
Grappling with mental illness.
September 9, 2010
Hear about the often taboo subjects of suicide and depression.