Lisa Durette In The News

Las Vegas Review Journal
Significant. Historical. Unprecedented. These are just some of the words state administrators, advocates and service providers use to describe recent investments in Nevada’s mental health services.
Nevada Business
Southwest Medical has been a part of southern Nevada for 50 years, and it means the world to us to provide care to the communities we’ve called home for so many decades.
M.S.N.
The senseless murders of 19 children and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas is striking near the hearts of many local parents, especially with those who have kids in grade school. Many also wonder if or when it’s appropriate to speak with their children about the tragedy over concerns it might make them unnecessarily upset.
K.S.N.V. T.V. News 3
The senseless murders of 19 children and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas is striking near the hearts of many local parents, especially with those who have kids in grade school. Many also wonder if or when it’s appropriate to speak with their children about the tragedy over concerns it might make them unnecessarily upset.
K.S.N.V. T.V. News 3
A new analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data by researchers at UC San Francisco shows a startling percentage of young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 reported mental health symptoms through the month of June and into early July 2021. Based on a review of 28-hundred young adults, 48% acknowledged anxiety or depression during that time. And of that cohort, 36% reported their counseling needs were not met.
K.S.N.V. T.V. News 3
Mental health experts started to notice more children having mental health issues after the covid lockdowns began.
The Nevada Independent
Nate Young is not a kid of many words. Lacing up his bright pink soccer cleats before practice on a warm summer evening in Las Vegas, the 11-year-old described his bout with COVID-19 in June as “not easy.”
K.N.P.R. News
Going back to school poses challenges every year, but 2021 is unique.