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7 hrs ago | Daily Kos
In response to a viewer who asked if her gay nephew needed to pray for himself to be helped, Robertson recalled that homosexuality was considered to be a personality disorder by the American Psychiatric Association until 1973.
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12 hrs ago | AHRQ Innovations Exchange
Psychiatric fellows and residents at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville use videoconferencing to serve children and adult patients with mental illness who live in rural parts of the State.
16 hrs ago | Towleroad
Televangelist Pat Robertson answered a viewer today on whether she should pray for her gay nephew, Right Wing Watch reports : Said Robertson: "A few years ago psychiatrists and psychologists used to say that homosexuality was a mental illness, now the Supreme Court has said that it is a protected right.
20 hrs ago | Central Michigan Life
Aiming to address nearby shortages in mental healthcare and to help build the bourgeoning College of Medicine, CMU's Health Division secured a psychiatry residency this fall.
21 hrs ago | AHRQ Innovations Exchange
The South Carolina Department of Mental Health partnered with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and 18 predominantly rural hospitals from the South Carolina Hospital Association to establish the statewide telepsychiatry initiative.
DEAR MISS LONELYHEARTS: I don't know whether you're aware of the availability of psychiatric consults in Winnipeg.
Dr. Duru Sakhrani leaves a ceremonial handprint on the wall following the ribbon cutting at the new adolescent behavioral health unit at Mercy Children's Hospital in Creve Coeur.
For Wong, finding a job is no easy task. Over the past five or six years the 44-year-old has worked intermittently on several jobs, including one as a security guard.
Writing on the morning of 10 November I am aware of all the Remembrance Sunday ceremonies taking place to commemorate the tragic loss of life associated with wars.
There has been a dramatic worldwide increase in reported cases of autism over the past decade.
Homeless people who need psychiatric care are left to themselves in the streets of Montreal without getting any real medical attention.
I recently sat down for coffee with a parent of a teenager with learning disabilities.
Psychiatry now generally accepts that electroconvulsive therapy is effective and necessary in adults with serious depression and other illnesses who do not respond to medication .
The State Government has hit back at claims new mental health laws will lead to a mass exodus of psychiatrists from the public sector.