The 32-year-old man, who has bipolar disorder, had gone to the emergency department for treatment at a hospital in Melbourne, Australia, before he was pinned down by police.
Anxiety is the most common mental illness in the U.S. and the coronavirus pandemic is adding extra stress into our lives.
A homeless English man with a history of repeated arrests was reportedly taken into custody at a hospital on Christmas Eve after requesting that he should be arrested.
Police charged Iowa man Carl Stroud with willful injury after he beat a man with a steel bar outside his Des Moines apartment on December 19.
Most parents think children should be screened for depression at school.
Illiterate people may be three times as likely to eventually develop dementia, according to a study published in the journal Neurology on Wednesday.
The unnamed author of "A Warning," an exposé of President Donald Trump's White House, claims to be a senior administration official.
A researcher told Newsweek the study suggests smoking is not only bad for our physical health, but our mental health, too.
Figuring out the best response has been a challenge for authorities, amid a resurgence in meth throughout the nation.
Close to 800,000 people die by suicide each year in the United States.
Scientists looked at psychiatric children's hospital admissions in an Ohio city to investigate the link.
Famous people afraid of the number 13 include Stephen King, FDR, Mark Twain and Napoleon.
A controversial CNN segment Sunday featured a psychiatrist demanding professionals stop discussing President Donald Trump's mental health in terms of "psychological name-calling."
Dr. Lance Dodes was one of the first mental health professionals who questioned Donald Trump's stability.
Some commenters embraced the opportunity to share their experiences, while others dismissed it as a superficial take on a deeply serious matter.
The husband of Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway called for the president to resign and seek professional help.
A team of researchers investigated five instances of cannibalism in an attempt to uncover the underlying cause behind the unspeakable acts.
Prosecutors say the suspect, 26, was likely experiencing serious mental illness.
He was sentenced to death after murdering his former partner, his four-year-old son and a 13-month-old girl.
At work, 'successful' psychopaths make it to the highest echelons of power as they are willing to do whatever is necessary to get what they want.
In an address to the country on Thursday morning, the president discussed tackling "the difficult issue of mental health," but did not mention gun control.
The FBI was alerted to Nikolas Cruz after someone with the same username posted a comment on YouTube last fall proclaiming, "I'm going to be a professional school shooter."
The problems with the drug are just one sign of a system that is straining to help displaced Syrians.