November 2020 News Listing

FHSU’s Kastle recognized by National Alliance on Mental Illness.

FHSU University Relations: A Fort Hays State University professor was recently honored for his work to promote mental health for military veterans. Dr. Seth Kastle, assistant professor of Leadership Studies and a retired Army first sergeant, won the 2020 Max Gabriel Veterans Mental Health Award from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Each year, more

One in 5 COVID-19 patients develop mental illness within 90 days -study.

Many COVID-19 survivors are likely to be at greater risk of developing mental illness, psychiatrists said on Monday, after a large study found 20% of those infected with the coronavirus are diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder within 90 days. Anxiety, depression and insomnia were most common among recovered COVID-19 patients in the study who developed more