mental illness http://kcur.org en New Mental Health Crisis Strategy To Launch In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/new-mental-health-crisis-strategy-launch-kansas-city <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Every day, police in the Kansas City metro area are inundated with calls to handle mental illness emergencies.</span></p><p>"Usually more than one time a day,” says Don Ash, sheriff of&nbsp;Wyandotte County, Kan. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Calls could come in from a family member. Calls could come in from the general public. From a business owner.”</span></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:17:23 +0000 Alex Smith 52471 at http://kcur.org New Mental Health Crisis Strategy To Launch In Kansas City The State Of Mental Illness In KC http://kcur.org/post/state-mental-illness-kc <p>Mental illness is a problem in every community, but <strong>what resources and services are available in Kansas City?</strong></p><p></p><p> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 22:33:53 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton & Jabulani Leffall & Claire McInerny 29338 at http://kcur.org The State Of Mental Illness In KC Blunt Says No To Gun Control, Blames Fed Health Programs http://kcur.org/post/blunt-says-no-gun-control-blames-fed-health-programs <p>U.S. Senator Roy Blunt says badly administered mental health programs should be fixed as a remedy, rather than blame guns, for violence like the Connecticut school killings. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 22:35:40 +0000 Dan Verbeck 29158 at http://kcur.org Blunt Says No To Gun Control, Blames Fed Health Programs ReShonda Tate Billingsley: The Secret She Kept http://kcur.org/post/reshonda-tate-billingsley-secret-she-kept <p>Tia Giles is pregnant, she&rsquo;s also suffering from a mental illness and her husband Lance must make the difficult decision of committing her to a mental institution to save the baby, his wife and their marriage.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 15:32:08 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 20834 at http://kcur.org ReShonda Tate Billingsley: The Secret She Kept