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Pennsylvania takes step forward in national mental health rankings

Pennsylvania has risen six spots to number nine in Mental Health America's latest annual U.S. rankings on the state of the nation's care for those with behavioral health challenges. Read the story from PhillyVoice.com.

Parent-Led Treatment Helps Kids With Autism, Researchers Find

British researchers report that a simple treatment known to help parents interact better with very young children with autism pays off years later. Get the story now from NBC News.

School Nurses Can Be Mental Health 'Detectives', But They Need Help

School nurses can be on the front lines of identifying mental health needs in children. Find out more in this story from NPR.

Report: Police departments need mental health programs

A U.S. Justice Department report urges police chiefs around the country to put mental health programs in place to help officers cope with on-the-job trauma, including the aftermath of mass shootings. 
Read about it here.

Milestone Comments: Caregivers for Mentally Ill Need Help, Study Finds

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette asked for expert comment from Milestone Centers on a study detailing the support needed to those who care for those with behavioral health challenges. Read the story now.