Helping People with Mental Illnesses

MEDFORD, Ore. — A first of its kind facility opened in Medford on Friday, aimed to help people with mental illnesses feel normal. Compass House is offering a place to work for its members; it operates on a clubhouse model. The members of the clubhouse will be able to work on their interests, from business … Continue reading »

Mental Health: Critical Care, Pt. 3

MEDFORD, Ore. — People struggling with mental illnesses can sometimes turn to extreme measures to get help. There are about 350 mental health court systems across the nation. It’s a specialty court where someone who has committed crimes and has a mental illness is admitted in to get treatment. If they’re successful, they get their … Continue reading »