Mental Health America

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2013

    Gun control and mental health: DU panel takes aim

    What role should mental health play in a discussion of gun-control legislation? Is it possible to limit access to firearms without trampling on the rights of those who battle mental illness? Is a future consensus on gun control within the realm of possibility, or are debates over the Second Amendmen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    John Hickenlooper unveils new mental-health plan, days after Newtown tragedy

    This morning's press conference to unveil Colorado's new mental-health plan was scheduled weeks earlier -- but the announcement ended up being very timely, since it took place just days after one of the worst mass shootings in history. And just as Governor John Hickenlooper's recent-gun control comm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    From Columbus to Aurora: How We Love

    Around the country, people are trying to come to grips with the horrors of the shootings in Aurora, and trying to do something, anything, to help. In Columbus, Ohio, the 165 members of the Harmony Project choir quickly came together and in 24 hours recorded the single "How We Love," dedicated to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2012

    Aurora theater shooting: GivingFirst will match donations, Community First Foundation's online giving resource for Colorado, is helping Coloradans -- such as those at last night's vigil (right) find local organizations that are dedicated to helping victims and families of the July 20 shooting -- and is matching donations up to $200,000.

  • News

    May 29, 2008

    A Hospital Without Walls

    Denver’s Court to Community program is showing promise.