Articles on Mental Illness by DJ Jaffe for Huffington Post


Sharon Stone’s Mentally Ill Stalker

Cuomo Should Merge Health and Mental Health Departments to Save Money, Improve Care

What Harry Reid and John Boehner Should Do in Wake of Giffords Shooting

Obama Left Out Jared Loughner and His Mom

10 Years After Laura Wilcox Murder, California Still Refuses to Use Law That Saves Lives, Saves Money, and Helps Mentally Ill

Gabrielle Giffords, Jared Loughner and Mental Illness

Should Electroconvulsive Therapy Be More Difficult To Get? FDA To Decide.

Andrew Cuomo Should Not Keep Eliot Spitzer’s Mental Health Commissioner

What Should We Call People with Mental Illness?

Largest & Longest Study: New Treatment Law Helps Mentally Ill Avoid Incarceration, Homelessness and Hospitalization

Mental Illness Awareness Week Diverts Attention from Serious Mental Illness

People With Mental Illness Shunned by Alternatives 2010 Conference in Anaheim

Does the National Alliance on Mental Illness represent seriously mentally ill?

Mental Illness Policy Forces Police to Shoot Mentally Ill James Jay Lee at Discovery Channel

Court rules gassing mentally ill is illegal. Is this the best we can do?

Cure mental illness by supporting these organizations

Treat dangerous schizophrenia, the same way we treat TB.

NYS Senate voted today to not help mentally ill, not keep public safer and not save money

Hey, Andrew Cuomo: Eliminate the NYS Office of Mental Health

New Report: It’s Now a Crime to be Mentally Ill

Pentagon Shooting Proves APA Has a Lot to Learn About Mental Illness

Mental Health Parity: Obama Style

Mental Health Kills the Mentally Ill

Elizabeth Smart Kidnapper Brian Mitchell may become Mentally Ill and Legally Untreatable

Fire NYS Office of Mental Health Commissioner Michael Hogan

Maurice Clemmons: Mental Illness Does Cause Violence

FDA Considers Caving to Scientology and Making Mental Illness Treatment Illegal

Meds can Reduce Homelessness but the Homeless (and Advocates) Don’t Get It.

Mental Illness Awareness Week Is Nothing to Celebrate — In Fact, It Doesn’t Even Exist

Health Care Reform Keeps Mentally Ill Uninsured