The 8 questions you NEED to ask your Doctor (English/Español)
Q1: Do you use a PHQ-9 on all your patients?
Why: A Patient Health Questionnaire is a list of 9 questio…
Our mission is to redefine society's understanding of the term "health" to include mental health and physical health as equal, essential, inseparable components of overall health. And thereby eliminate the social stigma that now surrounds mental disorders.
Our understanding of full, complete health in the 21st c must be updated because today mental health is relevant to everyone, due to the widespread interactions between medical conditions and mental disorders over the course of a lifetime.
On July 8, 2014 the 11 member San Francisco Board of Supervisors (city council) voted 9-2 to implement a 2002 California state law, called Laura’s Law, which can compel certain individuals suffering from serious menta…
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