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February 2022 News Listing

The ‘Nation’s Psychiatrist’ Takes Stock, With Frustration.

In a new book, Thomas Insel, who led research into psychiatric disease for 13 years, says that advances in neuroscience have yet to benefit patients. A new book by Dr. Thomas P. Insel, who for 13 years ran the United States’ foremost mental health research institution, begins with a sort of confession. During his tenure more

Advisory: SMPD Assists Woman in Mental Health Crisis.

San Mateo Police Department and the Community Wellness and Crisis Responses Team (CWCRT) mental health clinician used de-escalation techniques for over ninety minutes to assist a woman experiencing a mental health crisis.  She was taken into custody safely and is receiving treatment at a mental health facility.  Due to the mental health nature of this more