PASADENA, Calif. — Transgender and gender-nonconforming youth are diagnosed with mental health conditions much more frequently than young people who identify with the gender they are assigned at birth, according...
Prominent Kaiser Permanente leaders including Don Mordecai, MD, are joining Chairman and CEO Bernard J. Tyson at the 2018 World Economic Forum for an important conversation on how we can create solutions to improve global mental health and wellness
Cognitive behavioral therapy (or CBT) delivered in a primary care setting is a cost-effective way to treat adolescents with depression who decline or quickly stop using antidepressants, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the journal Pediatrics.
Don Mordecai, MD, Kaiser Permanente’s national leader for mental health and wellness, explains why relatives can suffer PTSD when losing a family member or friend to a violent situation. He also discusses what kind of treatment is available.
Sierra Vista High School in Baldwin Park, California, is home to the area's first student-led National Alliance on Mental Illness on Campus Club. More than 150 members focus on a range of issues from depression to suicide prevention.
People with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder received preventive health screenings at rates similar to or higher than people without mental illnesses, according to a Kaiser Permanente study of more than 800,000 patients published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.