DISORDERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DISORDERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Op-ed: Get the nonviolent mentally ill out of our prisons http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293749-82/disorders-utah-brain-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293749-82/disorders-utah-brain-health.html.csp">Op-ed: Get the nonviolent mentally ill out of our prisons</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mary Jo McMillen and Jamie Justice</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T17:57:02.553-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) Utah and the Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA) are longtime advocates for individuals and families who struggle with mental illness and/or substance use disorders. We’ve seen the triumphs and tragedies for Utahns across the spectrum. These brain disorders don’t confine themselves to any single age group, demographic or economic status. But all too often they contribute to actions that may land the person in the county jail or st...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293749@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:57:02 MDT Contra Costa Times: Williams’ death has an all-too-common cause http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58289422-82/depression-williams-mental-understanding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58289422-82/depression-williams-mental-understanding.html.csp">Contra Costa Times: Williams’ death has an all-too-common cause</a></h4>