Vital Signs
1:00 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Unlocking The Murky Mystery of Teen Mental Illness

An estimated one in five young people in the U.S. suffers from a diagnosable, treatable mental illness. Yet, most get little or no help because of we don’t recognize the signs and symptoms. Vanita Halliburton is working to change that through a foundation named after her son. She explained why and talked about the signs of mental illness in young people in this edition of “Vital Signs”.


The KERA Radio Interview

For more information:


Grant Halliburton Foundation Database Mental Health Resources


National Institute Of Mental Health


National Alliance On Mental Illness


Glossary of Symptoms and Mental Illnesses Affecting Teenagers


Mental Health America

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