Kajieme Powell told the St. Louis police to shoot him. He told them repeatedly to shoot him, and the two police officers who were called to the scene quickly obliged. But they didn’t shoot him because he told them to.
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David Clark and Richard Layard’s new book Thrive documents a purely economic rationale for treating mental illness.The authors’ analysis was a major impetus to renewed spending on mental health in the UK- where almost $350M was dedicated to the training of new Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) therapists across the UK.
NAMI Marin has been working on gathering support for Congressman Tim Murphy’s bill, HR 3717, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act. The comprehensive legislation fixes many of the broken elements of the mental health system.
The largest study ever of schizophrenia patients finds that perhaps more than 100 genes are associated with the condition. Genetics has long been assumed to play a role.
JUDY WOODRUFF: Finally tonight: understanding the connections between human genetics and schizophrenia.