Noting that an average of 18 veterans a day commit suicide, a federal appeals court on Tuesday ordered the Department of Veterans Affairs to dramatically overhaul its mental health care system.
Oakland hosted a conference of hospital networks dealing with youth violence prevention and victims of gun-related violence.
At least one in five Americans who’ve served in Iraq and Afghanistan return with post traumatic stress disorder. An East Bay therapist has found a way to help by offering an effective treatment not widely available to local veterans.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KCBS)- There’s positive local reaction to a new rule that will affect hundreds of thousands of veterans. Service members will gain easier access to treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.