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  1. The Many Problems with the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | PsychCentral

    We haven't yet spoken up about the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013 , sponsored by Rep. Tim Murphy because we were hoping Congress would see through this less-than-subtle attempt to gut SAMHSA, coerce states to pass new forced-treatment laws , and create yet another huge federal bureaucracy in the Department of Health and Human ... (more)

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  2. Dire shortage of psychiatrists in Greater Lafayette leaves patients waiting months for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Journal and Courier

    Pam Kiser, 57, of Lafayette, thought she was fine. The medication prescribed by Kiser's psychiatrist to combat bipolar disorder was working in 2004.

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  3. Acetaminophin in Pregnancy: A Cause of Kids' and Adult ADHD?Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | Psychology Today

    A recent Danish study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics raises new concerns about acetaminophen use by expectant mothers, linking it to a possible increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .

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  4. 'Big Pharma' manipulating the market? Now that's depressingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Japan Times

    ... American newsweekly Time put out a special issue on "Japan: A Nation in Search of Itself." An article on Japanese psychiatry, titled "Increasing Signs of Stress," noted some key differences between Eastern and Western practices. Depression, a ...

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  5. Drescher: More NC residents seeing psychiatrists through real-time videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | News Observer

    You can't find a psychiatrist in much of North Carolina. There isn't one in 28 of our 100 counties.

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  6. Women and stress : April 12, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Daily Times

    Sir: Smoking, consumption of alcohol and drug abuse is common in western countries in people of both genders.

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  7. The Tolerant LeftRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Small dead animals

    Soviet-style repression has long been a dream of the American Left. Consider the abuses of psychiatry that were the great hallmark of the Soviet way, and then consider that there is a cottage industry today among left-wing psychiatrists arguing that conservative political views represent a form of mental disorder.

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  8. Editorial: Telepsychiatry is needed alternative in crisis situationsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | NC Department of Health & Human Services

    There is now hope that a joint state and Duke Endowment initiative will radically reduce waiting times and the suffering that thousands endure. 1 comment

  9. Borderline Personality Disorder: The Sufferer's ExperienceRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Psychology Today

    ' Borderline' is Code for 'Difficult' is the title of an article by Bruce Bowe r in Science News.

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  10. Four Addiction Medicine Fellowship Programs Accredited by The ABAM FoundationRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Newswise

    ... is offered to physicians already trained in a specialty such as internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics, psychiatry, emergency medicine, surgery, preventive medicine, or obstetrics and gynecology. The American Board of Psychiatry and ...

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  11. Revisiting a debate: Does psychiatry overmedicate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Philly.com

    When Robert Whitaker's book, which questioned the extensive and long-term use of medications in psychiatry, was published in 2010, doctors treated him like a "heretic," he said. 2 comments

  12. High relapse rates in bipolar disorder confirmedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Medical News

    ... on relapse, even after controlling for medication cessation. The researchers remark in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry that prescription of "modern antidepressants or mood stabilizers does not seem to make a big difference" in the real-world ... 3 comments

  13. UBM Medica US Launches Fourth Edition of Diagnostic Game on Psychiatric TimesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Digital Game Developer

    ... week competing in the final round. , Group Editorial Director, UBM Medica US. "The game was a big hit with our psychiatry audience last year, and we hope this new contest will be just as popular and will increase our psychiatrists' clinical ...

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  14. Dr. Leanne Truehart given award by National Alliance on Mental IllnessRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | NOLA.com

    Dr. Leanne Truehart of Mandeville has received the annual Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from the National Alliance on Mental Illness . 1 comment

  15. Parenting in the age of social mediaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Examiner.com

    ... to register. WHO: Nicole Foubister, MD Clinical Assistant Professor in the Departments of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine Panel of Specialists from Reading Hospital: Tom Adil, MDiv, LPC; Director of ... 1 comment

  16. Reno mental health non-profit to cut child psychiatry servicesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | KRNV-TV Reno

    After 14 years in business, a local child psychiatry clinic will discontinue its services.

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  17. An Introduction to the Autism Spectrum DisorderRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Examiner.com

    Autism Awareness Month is coming up. Bob and Suzanne Wright, co-founders of Autism Speaks, discuss their Light It Up Blue initiative and what's ahead for Autism Speaks.

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  18. Depression, suicide among Canadian soldiers concerns military surgeon generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | CBC News

    Canada's military surgeon general told a House of Commons defence committee he's very concerned with high rates of depression and suicide among Canadian soldiers, including those who served in Afghanistan.

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  19. Technology, art festival at GCURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Nation

    The Government College University has organised a three-day All Pakistan Technology and Art Festival 2014 that was endeavoured to provide a platform to students from across Pakistan to exhibit their innovative ideas, share knowledge and reveal their creativities.

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  20. Borderline Personality Disorder: The Sufferer's ExperienceRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Psychology Today

    ' Borderline' is Code for 'Difficult' is the title of an article by Bruce Bowe r in Science News.

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