Archived Report: August 5 - August 11, 2019
Health Topic: Mental Health
Weekly Report: August 5 - August 11, 2019
Weekly Insights
Past week’s media data around mental health showed the following trends:
• After recent mass shootings, much of the discussion focused on the role of mental health in gun violence, the dangers of making this association between violence and mental health, and proposed gun legislation that includes a mental health database.
• President Trump's response to the mass shooting was highlighted. In particular, conversation focused on the repeal of a gun control bill; the tendency to issue blame on mental health conditions and violent video games; and a lack of legislation to curb gun violence.
• On Twitter, discussion called attention to the various ways that mental health is experienced by both women and men.

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Mentions by Source
Conditions in mental health conversation
Themes in mental health conversation
Most Influential Authors
1 Reuters Top News
2 CNN
3 The New York TImes
4 HuffPost
5 TIME
Most Popular Tweets
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