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State to expand, improve behavioral health treatment services

Clinics will treat those with mental illness, emotional disturbances and substance use.

Survey: Students report big mental health impact from disruption

Prichard Committee Student Voice Team releases results of Coping with COVID Student Survey.

A little bit goes a long way for Pulaski County agency

Equipment will expand mental health services.

Mother questions choke hold, arrest of her son

Welfare check goes awry in Richmond.

Social, emotional support available this summer for Fayette students

For support for social/emotional or mental health needs, students and families can call 859-381-4100.

Richmond gym owner defies Gov. Beshear’s order, opens early

A Richmond gym owner is defying the governor's orders, reopening his gym this week seven days earlier than the state is allowing.

Madison County latest to set up coronavirus hotline

Hotlines meant to provide local information, not replace state hotlines.

Veterans struggling during outbreak

"In the veteran community isolation is a killer and that's what we fight against each and every day," says Jeremy Harrell, a combat veteran.

Ky. governor talks all things coronavirus; medical to mental to money

ABC 36's Veronica Jean Seltzer and Monica Harkins sit down with Governor Andy Beshear one-on-one to talk about the virus.

Governor warns bar, restaurant closings may be necessary

Two new cases bring state total to 20, governor stresses mental health tips.

Mental health first aid bill clears Senate

Legislation targets early intervention, other steps.

Badges of Honor: Tattoo project helps veterans open up about trauma

Tattoos are not only for looks; they can also help people find a way to work through trauma.

UK receives $1 million federal grant to fight opioid crisis

The University of Kentucky College of Social Work received a little over $1 million in federal grants to help fight the opioid epidemic.

NCAA awards mental health grant for UK athletes

Related to college athletes’ psychological well-being, mental health

UK spokesman answers safety questions after bogus threat

Student reporters at the Kentucky Kernel told ABC 36 the bogus threat still has their classmates asking a lot of questions about their safety.

‘Let’s rise up and BUILD’

Thousands of people in Lexington are concerned about the city's well-being.

2 groups plan to merge to find homes for neglected youth

Kentucky's largest community mental health organization to merge with a city's children's residential treatment program.

Ex-UK board chairman on trial for rape has dementia

Mental health experts for the prosecution and defense say a former University of Kentucky board chairman who allegedly sexually assaulted a home care worker has a form of dementia that will worsen over time.

KPFC: Youth & Parent Conference

The Youth/Parent Conference began as an opportunity to educate, motivate and inspire teens and young adults with behavioral health challenges to learn how to advocate for themselves and become self-sufficient adults.

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Caravan protest outside Sen. Mitch McConnell’s Lexington office

It was part of a national effort led by Poor People's Campaign with protests at every Kentucky office and a protest in Washington D.C.

“False Positives” spray painted on the side of a Walgreens’ COVID testing site

A coronavirus testing site in Lexington has been hit with graffiti.