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posted 02/09/2018
Pregnant women in LA's safety net system often struggle to get adequate mental health care. The problem is made worse by the lack of psychiatrists trained to work with pregnant women.
posted 08/08/2017
A development biologist finds that the common zebrafish holds clues for how repeated exposure to stress can harm children's developing bodies and trigger a host of chronic health problems.
posted 06/02/2017
Boston-based nonprofit EMPath combines personal mentoring with brain science to equip low-income families with tools to deal with the economic and social stress that comes with poverty.
posted 05/12/2015
As a multimedia journalist, I tell stories using video, photography, radio and writing. For a recent series of data-heavy stories on vaccines, I focusing mainly on writing. But as I came to realize, I should have paid more attention to the images. Here's why.
posted 06/11/2012

Reporting on the mentally ill can be challenging. Even harder might be taking their pictures.

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Pregnant women in LA's safety net system often struggle to get adequate mental health care. The... more »
posted 02/09/18
A development biologist finds that the common zebrafish holds clues for how repeated exposure to... more »
posted 08/08/17
Boston-based nonprofit EMPath combines personal mentoring with brain science to equip low-income... more »
posted 06/02/17

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Posted by Lauren M. Whaley | Friday, 2018-02-16, 09:20
Hi Jeri. If your clients are in Los Angeles, they could check out the Maternal Mental Health NOW...
Posted by Lauren M. Whaley | Friday, 2018-02-16, 09:17
Thanks so much for reading, Lynn! I will flag Dr. Dossett on your comment.
Posted by Lauren M. Whaley | Thursday, 2017-08-17, 12:56
Great point about school systems, in addition to health systems, Taylor. Thanks for reading!