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Jenny Maher sees her wheelchair a permanent reminder of how much she gained when she almost lost her chance to live.
Several people were honored Thursday for their work to break down barriers for people with mental illness in the local community.
The #UMatterChallenge is a way for people to receive support and help for mental health struggles.
Advocates are calling for more resources to help people diagnosed with mental illnesses.
Do laws designed to help people with mental illnesses do enough to protect them?
The ancient remedy is becoming more mainstream as modern drug-free relief.
Safe Harbor started offering equine therapy last fall when counselors realized men needed something more in their recovery.
According to numbers released from the Richmond Sheriff’s Department, the Richmond City Justice Center spent $136,000 on psychotropic drugs …
This year, severe mental illnesses will strike one in seven women after she gives birth.
Heather Pate is living with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), a shocking diagnosis her therapist made in 2002.
8News continues to raise awareness about people fighting and winning their battles with mental illness in the Richmond area.
8News spoke with an Army veteran who turned his own personal battle into a mission.
An estimated 300,000 people are living with a mental illness in our region. 8News is sharing some of their stories in a new series called ‘F…