They include "locks, lights, out of sight" run-throughs twice a year.
Kirkpatrick urges VA to quickly hire more mental health professionals.
A new short-term psychiatric center for seniors needs hopeful artwork.
Tucson elected officials to participate in forum.
Rachel Vega is inspiration to coworkers at clinic's clients.
In the heavily Democratic district, it's winner take all in the primary between political newcomer Salomon Baldenegro Jr. and State Senator Olivia Cajero Bedford..
Southern Arizona can be proud of the comprehensive and accessible behavioral health services right here in Pima County. In many ways we are leading the nation, and communities throughout the country look to Tucson as a model.
It is a painful, but necessary, process to look back at January 8, 2011, and analyze how those single few fatal, horrifying seconds might have been averted.
Rep. Ron Barber, joined by four Democratic colleagues, unveiled legislation aimed at overhauling mental health care Tuesday.
Two longtime behavioral-health nonprofits in Southern Arizona have merged with a new name that’s effective today.
Bells will ring out at 10:10 this morning to mark the moment three years ago when a young man with a well-known history of mental illness, who nonetheless was able to purchase a gun and accessories to make it more lethally efficient, opened fire. In a matter of seconds he murdered six people…
Gun-control talk may have waned recently, but one local elected official is determined to bring it back to the forefront to start 2014.
A man accused of killing his former girlfriend’s infant child will undergo a mental-health evaluation to determine his competency.
I commend the Star for reprinting the Washington Post editorial on the need for research on accidental firearm deaths of children (“Info vital on scope of gun accidents involving kids,” Dec. 3).
A north-side man, reported to be suicidal, was shot and killed Monday by a sheriff’s deputy.
Very few people have someone close to them commit suicide. Even fewer still have the misfortune to find the victim.
DEAR ABBY: I have been married to my best friend, “Blake,” for two years. A year ago he started having panic attacks, so I made an appointment for him with his doctor. After checking him for everything, including heart failure, the doctor diagnosed him with anxiety.
In 2008 the U.S. House of Representatives declared July National Minority Health Awareness Month in honor of Bebe Moore Campbell, a leading African American writer of the 20th century, who died in 1996.