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Posted August 29, 2014 by Alicia.Sisk in Stories

Pete Earley watched helplessly as his son, Mike, lost touch with reality.

It had happened before. Mike, who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, had experienced psychotic episodes requiring hospitalization.

Posted August 22, 2014 by Alicia.Sisk in Stories
Raymond Compton Sr. left everything he owned in a flooded home west of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina devastated the area. He trudged through rising waters with his wife and four children, carrying his youngest son, who was only 3, on his shoulders.  
Nearly nine years later, he’s doing something he never thought he would — going back. 
Posted July 16, 2014 by Alicia.Sisk in Stories

Oaklawn partners with IU researchers investigating mental health in Latino youth

Oaklawn is collaborating with a local research team to learn more about the link between discrimination and poor mental health outcomes in Latino youth.


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