A new bill would make North Carolina the only state in the country to require teens to get parental approval for mental health, substance..
Years ago, North Carolina counties paid part of a recipient’s Medicaid tab, but that practice was phased out in the past decade. Yet,..
Duke researcher Sarah Lisbany talks to the Wake County chapter of NAMI about neuromodulation for depression. By Stephanie Soucheray The..
By Rose Hoban A bill requiring recipients of welfare benefits to submit to drug testing passed through committee last week and is scheduled..
North Carolina is one of only two states in the U.S. that prosecutes offenders under 18 in the adult legal system. Two bills would tweak..
By Peggy Manning This story was originally published in the Carolina Public Press on April 13. A week after learning that state health..
State Medicaid director Carol Steckel informs the managed care organization for eight Western N.C. counties that its contract will not be..
More cops around the state are going through Crisis Intervention Training, which helps them learn how to best respond to people with mental..
A professor of English teaches neurobiologists at Duke a thing or two about the brains of people with autism. By Stephanie Soucheray..
A bill revived from last year’s session would keep defendants with mental health problems from bouncing between state psychiatric..