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Search + Rescue: Inside Montana’s Suicide Mortality Review

In the frontier state of Montana, where kids are taught from a young age to “cowboy up,” suicide has a stranglehold on its people....

In Vacuum of Mental Health Resources, Teletherapy Fills Void for Vulnerable...

When Laurie* moved to rural western Colorado, she thought she had found a tranquil oasis to rest and die. The then-32-year-old was sober and...

Recovery Room

In 2013, 35-year-old Ryann Hancock was busted for manufacturing methamphetamine. She lived in Dawson, Georgia, her life had been off track for some time,...

School Connectedness

I’m being honest, I didn’t always hold a high opinion of “rural americans.” I was raised in the city, proud and privileged. I thought...

Peace of Mind

For the last three years, hundreds of people have flocked to a church in Tyler, Texas during the fall for the annual Peace of...

Our Rural Opioid Epidemic

Prescription drug abuse is a powerful addiction, and addiction rates are steadily increasing across the country. People are losing the battle—and their lives—daily. And...

Mental Telehealth For Veterans

It is not just our obligation to care for military veterans. It is an honor. There is a significant amount of discussion about the...

Teenage Angst

I was one of those kids raised in a large school. My graduating class was more than 600 students. Nobody knew me and I...

Veterans with PTSD, TBI may be Discharged for Misconduct

Almost 3 million U.S. military veterans live in rural communities and rely on the Veterans Administration for health care. In fact, the VA allocates...

Down on the Farm

Diane Rohlman, an associate professor at the University of Iowa College of Public Health, made a tough appeal to the audience at the Iowa...

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