By Bruce Bower
October 13, 2016
Scientists, politicians, clinicians, police officers and medical workers agree on one thing: The U.S. mental health system needs a big fix. Too few people get the help they need for mental ailments and emotional turmoil that can destroy livelihoods and lives.
A report in the October JAMA Internal Medicine, for instance, concludes that more than 70 percent of U.S. adults who experience depression dont receive treatment for it.