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Mental Health

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Mother’s Mental State In Question

Judge gives attorneys time to review medical history

06/30/2014

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State Analyzing Psychiatric Services

On any given day about 140 people are taken to hospital emergency rooms in Nevada for a mental evaluation. Only about half of them have problems, psychiatric or physical, requiring inpatient care.

01/30/2014

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Mental Health Clinic Closes Doors

Local mental health clinic will close its doors

01/23/2014

Police say Alan Oliver Frasier killed one doctor and wounded another before committing suicide. (Credit: CBS Sacramento)

Neighbors Say Reno Gunman Had Botched Vasectomy

Authorities are still trying to piece together the motive for Alan Oliver Frazier’s shooting rampage at a urologist’s office.

12/20/2013

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Local Man Kills Family Dog

(Las Vegas, KXNT)-  A 22-year old Las Vegas man has been arrested for killing his family’s dog, but details of a police report have called into question the suspect’s competency. A Metro police report says […]

12/11/2013

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Bynes’ Parents ‘Deeply Concerned’ For Actress

Amanda Bynes’ parents are deeply concerned that their daughter may hurt herself or others unless they are allowed to assume control over her medical care and finances, court filings show.

07/26/2013

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Mental Health Gun Sale Portion Apart Of Another Bill

The mental health portions of a bill mandating background checks on all gun sales in Nevada are now part of another bill.

06/04/2013

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Hospitals Report Influx Of Mental Patients

Reports of improper discharges at the Rawson-Neal psychiatric hospital is affecting other local medical facilities.

05/02/2013

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“Greyhound Therapy” for Nevada Mental Patients?

The Sacramento Bee documented the release 1,500 patients from Nevada’s Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital, about a third of whom were sent by bus to Los Angeles and San Diego Counties, or to Sacramento.

04/15/2013

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Nevada Senator Wants Greater Gun Law Compliance

A Nevada senator says a lot of people diagnosed with mental health problems aren’t being included in a national database used to check the backgrounds of gun buyers.

01/24/2013

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