Express-News: Mental health crisis in Bexar County a ‘new normal?’

August 15, 2016

People in Texas were stunned by the murder of 18-year-old Haruka Weiser in April as she was walking back to her dorm at the University of Texas at Austin. This is not an Austin problem. It could easily happen here. Bexar County faces its own crisis in caring for those with severe mental illness.

Haruka Weiser


Reuters: Women in combat, like men, at risk for PTSD

August 11, 2016

Women in the military who experience combat have a much greater risk than those who don’t of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health issues, a U.S. study suggests.

Women in combat, PTSD


Express-News: Trapped in a dying body

August 10, 2016

The gaunt figure in the bed bore no resemblance to the hale and hearty man smiling from a family portrait hung on the nursing home wall. Read the full story at the Express-News