behavioral health services

Anthem plans to acquire behavioral health provider Beacon Health Options

Anthem plans to buy Boston-based Beacon Health Options, which is the country’s largest independently held behavioral health engagement provider.

Walgreens to train pharmacists in mental health first aid

The Walgreens spokesman also mentioned that the training will lead to complementing the company’s efforts to address patients with mental health and substance abuse issues.

Jury rules against state-run psychiatric hospital in Nevada in patient dumping case

Behavioral health services play an important role in helping patients suffering from mental health issues.

Social stigma related stress causes more mental health problems in the autistic community

Social stigma caused due to stress leads to more mental health problems in autistic people than general population.

President Donald Trump signs opioid bill into law and vows to end the ‘scourge’ of drug addiction

President Donald Trump signed the bill known as the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, to improve the country’s opioid epidemic response efforts.