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Child mental health counseling

As pandemic continues, so do efforts to improve child mental health access

Children's Minnesota has announced it will open its first inpatient mental health facility for under 18s.

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Hennepin County to expand social worker program to 21 police departments

The embedded social worker program aims to improve departments' responses to mental health and substance abuse calls.

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Charges: Man with mental health issues ran over neighbor in Brooklyn Park

The man charged with murder was civilly committed in 2019.

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Mental health treatment facility for teens announces sudden closure

Cambia Hills of East Bethel shared the news of its abrupt closure this week.

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Ex-Marine who killed Shakopee man acquitted due to mental illness

Brady Zipoy has been acquitted of second-degree murder.

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MN opens four call centers linked to National Suicide Prevention Lifeline network

The state previously had been without a local center since 2018.

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Mpls council proposal would cut nearly $8M from 2021 police budget

The "Safety for All Budget Plan" was introduced Friday.

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Fairview's hospital closures raise mental health concerns

Fairview Health Services' closure of two hospitals will mean fewer inpatient mental health beds in the area.

Governor Tim Walz

'You are part of this response': Walz answers student journalists on pandemic

"You're seeing this, and I just can't believe you think this is the best way to live," he told students of the nation's divisive climate.

Brainerd City Council candidate quits over cyberbullying

"I never expected anything like this from the people in our city."

More details released about incidents involving Everson Griffen

Griffen agreed to have a mental health evaluation, according to police.

Reports: Everson Griffen involved in Minneapolis hotel incident

Multiple reports say Griffen is dealing with a serious personal health-related matter.

Man who killed himself in police standoff was a military vet

His family hopes his death will highlight the importance of mental health services for veterans.

Percy Harvin says anxiety stunted his career in the NFL

Harvin was on the track to stardom with the Vikings.

Kevin Love opens up about his own mental health

He hopes that by speaking about his struggles, others will be comfortable doing the same.

Minnesota's suicide crisis line won't shut down – yet

Last-minute funding will keep a mental health helpline going for awhile.

An expansion of Minnesota's medical marijuana program is underway

For the second year, the list of medical conditions that qualify for marijuana use is growing.