mental health

Q2 Suspect Identified
The man suspected of leaving suspicious packages in front of the Q2 studio in downtown Billings Monday has been taken to Billings Clinic for mental health evaluation. Billings Police said Tuesday the as-yet-unidentified 40-year-old man was cooperative...
Pols Talk Mental Health
Wednesday’s mass shooting at a Florida high school has most of Montana’s congressional delegation and 2018 federal candidates speaking about mental health reform, but few supporting any kind of gun control. The 19-year-old Florida gunman– with a legally purchase…
More MT Mental Health Cuts
Already struggling with cuts to Medicaid reimbursement rates, the South Central Montana Regional Mental Health Center– with offices from Billings to Lewiston– is facing even deeper cuts. The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services is proposing revisions to three codes rela…
More Mental Health Screening In SD2
According to a report in the Billings Gazette, a 2015 survey showed 18 percent of Montana students had considered taking their own lives, and almost 9 percent of those participating in the anonymous survey had attempted suicide.  As a result, Billings teachers and counselors could have the face…