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  1. Bad news expected in veterans auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Barriere Star Journal

    The Harper government's frenzy of funding to support veterans continued to rain down Monday, just ahead of what's expected to be a politically toxic report by the auditor general on mental health services for ex-soldiers. In the 48 hours leading up to Michael Ferguson's fall report, the Conservatives - who have long prided themselves on supporting the troops - have promised hundreds of millions of additional dollars, a suite of improved programs and research.

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  2. Future of Subspecialty Training in Vascular Neurology [Topical Reviews]Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Circulation

    ... of Neurology, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242. E-mail In 2003, the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) received approval from the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) to recognize the expertise of those ...

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  3. For rural veterans with PTSD, telemedicine may helpRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Reuters

    For the many veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder who don't have access to a trained mental health care team, connecting with such a team remotely by phone and video chats may help, a new study suggests. At least 500,000 veterans in the Veterans Health Administration system, or nearly 10 percent of the VHA population, were diagnosed with PTSD in 2012, the researchers write in JAMA Psychiatry. 1 comment

  4. The Blank Slate Workshop: Even Doctors Can Learn to WriteRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | The New York Academy of Medicine

    ... Health. He has taught medical writing for the lay public for 7 sequential semesters in the Columbia Department of Psychiatry. The author of 7 text books and 2 books for the lay public, his essays and opinion pieces have appeared about every week for ...

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  5. Psychiatry celebrates its top-ten hitsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Psychology Today

    In the current issue of the journal History of Psychiatry , Mark Micale, who teaches psychiatric history at the University of Illinois and is one of the most important international figures in the field, answers the question, "What have been the ten most important changes in psychiatry since World War II?" He sent out a questionnaire, and has been asking audiences systematically for several years what they think the big changes are. The phrasing of the question invites positive, not critical, responses, and the list is interesting for the lack of insight many psychiatrists display towards their field.

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  6. Nutritional Mental Health Treatment Featured on Access Health Airing on Lifetime TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PRWeb

    ... advancing nutrition-mental health research. She recently published a double-blind study in the British Journal of Psychiatry showing that adults with ADHD who took Hardy's nutrient formula experienced "statistically robust improvements" in ...

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  7. Amity High School To Present Play About Survivors Of 9/11- Tickets Now On SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Orange Live

    The Amity Creative Theater at Amity High School is proud to announce that tickets sales have begun for their fall production of New York By David Rimmer. The show dates are Dec. 5 The plays author David Rimmer, was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for his play Album that opened to great success off-Broadway starring film star Kevin Bacon. 1 comment

  8. Tracking headaches may help teen see patterns, avoid triggersRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... e healthy lifestyle choices and maintain healthy habits over time. - Jennifer Fisher, Ph.D., Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

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  9. Jeff Burkhart's Barfly: Opposites attract until they don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Marin Independent Journal

    Jeff Burkhart mixes a drink in a shaker on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 in Novato, Calif.

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  10. Transforming primary care to spend extra time with patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Kevin, M.D.

    When I started my internal medicine residency, I was pretty sure I was going to rock this primary care thing. I knew the drugs for hypertension, the guidelines for diabetes management, and depression management seemed like nothing more than an algorithm.

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  11. Psychotropic drug prescriptions: Therapeutic advances or fads?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Science Daily

    ... unique, whatever their disease, and as such, their treatments were "tailor-made." For Collin, the parallel with psychiatry since the mid-twentieth century is striking. "The psychoanalytical approach that dominated in the mid-twentieth century ...

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  12. AltaPointe, Mobile probate court judge still butting heads over doctors testifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Alabama Live

    Mobile County Probate Court Judge Don Davis has come up with a proposal to allow professionals other than doctors testify during merit hearings in his court. But the proposal is not something AltaPointe Health Systems' Chief Executive Officer Tuerk Schlesinger is ready to agree to because there are requirements under the proposal for when doctors must testify.

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  13. Makers of EnLyte Report Huge Success at 10th Annual NEI CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | PRWeb

    ... took place in Colorado Springs this year, hosted by Stephen Stahl, MD, one of the most distinguished names in Psychiatry. For the second year, JayMac Pharmaceuticals attended with an exhibit focused on their cutting edge, natural prescription ...

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  14. Choosing Mania or Depression Without DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Psychology Today

    Do you have bipolar disorder or know somebody who does? What would change if you could learn how to turn depression and mania on and off whenever you wanted to? The entire way we look at bipolar disorder would change in profound ways. Some of them are beyond most people's imagination, but a simple illustration will help you to see why some of us say bipolar is an advantage that we do not want to give up.

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  15. Military committee wihdraws decision to vew psychiatric medical records of ConscriptsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | English Dong-A

    ... Ilbo's Thursday report on the controversy over the military's reading of medical records. Dr. Cheon Geun-a, psychiatry professor at Yonsei University College of Medicine and private sector member of the committee's Military Service System Reform ...

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  16. Survey: Civilian Psychologists Struggle To Treat Military Personnel, VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Caller

    A new survey by the RAND Corporation reveals that civilian health care providers are unequipped to provide psychological therapy and treatment military personnel. RAND used a sample size of 522 psychologists, psychiatrists, and social workers across the United States to assess their cultural competency, finding that only 13 percent met the minimum for comprehending military mores, or that specific illnesses are closely linked to the military, such as PTSD and depression.

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  17. Mental health providers not well prepared to care for military veterans, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Science Daily

    Policymakers have expanded military veterans' access to community-based health providers as a way to meet demands, given capacity constraints in the VA health system. But a new study finds that most community-based mental health providers are not well prepared to take care of the special needs of military veterans and their families.

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  18. Need to see a psychiatrist? Call your insurance company firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and 95% of general internists took Medicare. When pooled together, 88% of physicians all specialties other than psychiatry took private health insurance and 86% took Medicare. Acceptance rates for Medicaid were low overall because reimbursement ...

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  19. Depression and dementia in older adults increase risk of preventable hospitalizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in ten hospitalizations may be preventable. Dimitry S. Davydow, MD, MPH, associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington and lead author of the study, explained that in addition to ...

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  20. National Conference on Social Psychiatry begins at JSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Star of Mysore

    Caption: Karnataka High Court Judge Justice N. Kumar is seen lighting the lamp to inaugurate the three-day Social Psychiatry conference at JSS Medical College here this morning as Dr. R.K. Chaturvedi, Director of JSS Hospital, Dr. P. Satish Chandra, Vice-Chancellor and Director of NIMHANS, Dr. Joseph Varghese, President of IASP, Dr. Roy Abraham Kallivayalil, President Elect-World Association of Social Psychiatry and Secretary General of World Psychiatric Association and others look on. Mysuru, Nov. 21- The three-day 21st National Conference of Indian Association for Social Psychiatry with the theme 'Relationship and Sexuality in the Changing Social Milieu,' began at Sri Rajendra Auditorium of JSS Medical College in city this morning.

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