mental health

WSU psychologists find distinctions for sexual orientation

By Eric Sorensen, WSU science writer PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University researchers have established a categorical distinction between people who are heterosexual and those who are not. They also found notable issues on several mental health fronts.

Alumnus wins statewide award for mental health reporting

SEATTLE – Jacob Jones, a graduate of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University, is the 2014 winner of the Washington Mental Health Reporting Award. A staff writer for the Inlander in Spokane, he won for a series on how the criminal justice system handles people living with mental illness.

Campus-community mental health eyed

Life in a small town like Pullman can seem a little … well, mundane, even boring. Yet in times of crisis, the unseen benefits of such a close-knit community have a way of becoming more apparent. The comprehensive mental health care system available for students at WSU is one example of such quiet collaboration. Barbara Hammond, […]