mental health

Congress grills Facebook on childhood mental health

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – Facebook was grilled by lawmakers again on Capitol Hill. A Senate subcommittee held a hearing focused on social media and children’s mental health. Senator Richard Blumenthal, (D-Conn.) said “Facebook has shown us, once again, that it is incapable …

In This Together: Coping Skills

Blakely McHugh from NBC5 News talks about the importance of focusing on your mental and physical health. This is especially important now, as we deal with the on-going pandemic, and the impact of last year’s devastating fires. She shared tips to help …

Ways to improve your mental health for 2021

ASHLAND, Ore. — Levels of anxiety and loneliness have increased for many people nationwide. The latest CDC report in June shows 40 percent of U.S. adults reported struggling with mental health or substance abuse. That’s quite a jump compared to 20 percent …

Over $1M raised for mental health awareness

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– A Grants Pass organization has had to adjust its strategy to raising money during the Christmas season. Rogue Winter Fest is a yearly tradition in Grants Pass. The organization usually holds in person auctions and major fund raising events around …