mental illness

U.S. Lobotomized 2,000 Veterans

U.S. Lobotomized 2,000 Veterans

“They got the notion they were going to come to give me a lobotomy,” says Mr. Tritz, a World War II bomber pilot. “To hell with them.”

Navy Yard Shooter Treated For 'Serious Mental Illness'

Aaron Alexis, the man accused of killing 13 people and wounding at least eight at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, had received treatment for serious mental illness, including "hearing voices," according to a report Tuesday morning from the Associated Press.

Morning Open Thread

Watch: Evan Viera's award-winning "Caldera" is an animated short film that explores the ambiguous reality inhabited by people experiencing psychosis, through the tale of a young girl suffering from mental illness.