Denied key government contracts, all nonprofit day treatment centers for mentally ill sexual offenders in Ramsey County are doomed to disappear by the end of the year. ABC Mental Health Therapy, which has treated this specific population for nine years, plans to close its doors on Friday. ABC's 15 ... More >>
The Rogue Uptown Cafeteria and Support Group $11 Sometimes, going where everybody knows your name is overrated. Maybe a little anonymity is what you're after, in a busy scene with bright colors, big screens, and strong drinks. Uptown Cafeteria and Support Group embraces its chipper blend of futuris ... More >>
A new study by Mayo Clinic researchers finds that nearly seven in 10 residents of southeastern Minnesota are on prescription drugs, and researchers believe that proportion is comparable to the nation as a whole.FROM MAY: Cocaine, antidepressants found in roughly one-third of Minnesota lakes, study f ... More >>
Soderbergh's Big Pharma drama may induce queasy pleasure
Chrishaun "CeCe" McDonald, a transgender woman who pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter last month, will be incarcerated in a male prison, at least for now. McDonald was arrested last summer for fatally stabbing Dean Alvin Schmitz outside the Schooner Tavern in South Minneapolis. The Hennep ... More >>
Keira Knightley and Viggo Mortensen star
Max Reid's treatment for autism was initially uncovered by his insurance.We first told you about the fight over Intensive Early Intervention Behavioral therapy for kids with autism in our January feature. More recently, the issue got prominent treatment in a two-part series on the cover of t ... More >>
Come along on a magical mystery tour as the Strib tries to justify an invasive questionnaire that ultimately determined exactly nothing.
Sandford says repeatedly: "I don't want to do this"
A California donut shop is getting guff for its mental illness theme.
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The Twin Cities Red Cross is responding to this disaster by providing mass care, mental health counseling, and more to those affected.
One more way profits trump science in drug trials The author of the highly literate and widely lauded 2003 book, "Better than Well: American Medicine Meets the American Dream," Carl Elliot is well positioned to comment on pharma's ceaseless search for new maladies--which can, of course, then be tre ... More >>
Psychologist Michael Browne on the failures of antidepressants
It was no secret that Jason Molacek heard voices telling him to murder. Cops, counselors, his parents--they all knew. So why didn't anyone stop him before he shot his mom to death?
Tripping with Tennessee Williams's Fallen Priest in 'Night of the Iguana'
A conversation with psychologist James Hillman-- about kids, shrinks, mythology, and death.