Mental Illness and the Police

On June 14, 2014, two Dallas police officers were called to the residence of Shirley Harrison. Shirley claimed that her son, Jason Harrison, was off of his medication and needed to be taken to the hospital. She informed the dispatch that her son had “bipolar schizophrenia,” and she asked...

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Coping Strategies

Misguided emotional coping is common among teens. Many turn to unhealthy fixes, such as overeating, to deal with everyday problems. For instance, binge eating is a prevalent unhealthy coping mechanism among teenagers. Approximately 1.6% of American adolescents suffer from binge eating disorder. One of the largest contributors to the...

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