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  1. Psychiatrists alleviate mental illness - don't attack themRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... so. Here, as part of a medical profession that's ethos is to alleviate suffering, it was historically natural for psychiatry to take over the care of those who were mentally ill. This began at a time when many from various walks of life were ... 3 comments

  2. Coping techniques help patients with COPD improve mentally, physicallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Science Daily

    ... services," said James Blumenthal, Ph.D., the J.P. Gibbons Professor of Behavioral Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke. "Given the other issues patients face with this illness, they may not feel as though mental ...

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  3. Many Kids with ADHD May Be Missing Out on Talk TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | MedlinePlus

    Only one of four American children who has health insurance and has been prescribed medication to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder also receives some form of talk therapy, according to a new study. The findings raise concerns that doctors may just be prescribing pills for behavior problems, rather than targeting kids' specific difficulties through judicious use of medication and therapy, said lead author Dr. Walid Gellad, an adjunct scientist at RAND Corporation, a nonprofit research organization.

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  4. You Have DepressionRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Counterpunch

    Psychiatry is often accused of not being "real medicine" because the diseases it diagnoses cannot be proved on blood tests and brain scans. That's why this month's announcement of the "first blood test to diagnose major depression in adults" is good news for psychiatrists and Big Pharma. 5 comments

  5. Researchers examine how telephone-based coaching could help COPD patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Medical News

    ... services," said James Blumenthal, Ph.D., the J.P. Gibbons Professor of Behavioral Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke. "Given the other issues patients face with this illness, they may not feel as though mental ...

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  6. Photo: ThinkstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WWLP

    Modern technology offers a way to deliver much-needed mental health care to rural sections of Indiana where little or none is available, experts told a legislative study committee Thursday. Providing psychiatric care through an encrypted computer video link is already helping some providers treat the mentally ill, doctors and officials told the Interim Study Committee on Public Health, Behavioral Health, and Human Services.

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Experts say 21st-century technology offers a way to deliver much-needed mental health care to rural sections of Indiana where none is available. They told a legislative study committee Thursday that providing psychiatric care through an encrypted computer video link is already helping some providers treat the mentally ill.

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  8. Experts: Treatment by computer video can bring mental health care to rural areas with noneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Daily Reporter

    Experts say 21st-century technology offers a way to deliver much-needed mental health care to rural sections of Indiana where none is available. They told a legislative study committee Thursday that providing psychiatric care through an encrypted computer video link is already helping some providers treat the mentally ill.

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  9. Experts: Telemedicine can bridge Indiana's mental health gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    Experts say 21st century technology offers a way to deliver much-needed mental health care to rural sections of Indiana where none is available. They told a legislative study committee Thursday that providing psychiatric care through an encrypted computer video link is already helping some providers treat the mentally ill.

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  10. Experts: Telemedicine can bridge mental health gapRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Washington Times

    Experts say 21st century technology offers a way to deliver much-needed mental health care to rural sections of Indiana where none is available. They told a legislative study committee Thursday that providing psychiatric care through an encrypted computer video link is already helping some providers treat the mentally ill. 1 comment

  11. $1.5 Million Grant Expands LGBT Health Services in New York CityRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Newswise

    ... mental health needs of the aging LGBT adult population. Walter Bockting, PhD, professor of medical psychology in psychiatry and nursing at Columbia, is associate director of the project. In partnership with SAGE (Services & Advocacy for Gay, ...

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  12. Are you a narcissist?Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Buenos Aires Herald

    I would like to dedicate this article about narcissism to a very special person: me. Dedicating a story about narcissism to yourself is a pretty clever idea.

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  13. Connect Psychotherapy Practice Selects Egress Switch to Protect...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | PR.com

    Client referral service Connect Psychotherapy Practice adopts market-leading email and file transfer encryption solution to secure confidential data shared electronically with practitioners. London, United Kingdom, September 25, 2014 -- -- Egress Software Technologies today reports the implementation of Egress Switch Secure Email and Switch Secure File Transfer by Connect Psychotherapy Practice to protect confidential client data shared electronically.

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  14. Obama told the Israelis to reflect on their attitudes yesterday. Again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | American Thinker

    "The violence engulfing the region today has made too many Israelis ready to abandon the hard work of peace," he said. "That's something worthy of reflection within Israel.

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  15. Waiting game for patients is simply unacceptableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Scotsman.com

    ... jobs starting in August, just five out of 13 higher specialty training places for doctors in child and adolescent psychiatry were filled. In fact, since 2011 only 22 per cent of vacancies for doctors caring for those with learning disabilities has ...

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  16. Letters, Sept. 25, 2014: Editorial reveals lack of education knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... upon medication is standard practice for pediatric psychiatrists nowadays. The state of the art of pediatric psychiatry is frighteningly archaic. In my experience, a child taken to a pediatric psychiatrist is given a diagnosis and a medication, and ...

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  17. Intergenerational perspectives on psychology, aging, and well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | OUPblog

    ... PhD, is Clinical Psychologist and Psycho-oncologist, Writer and National Speaker, and Consultant to the geriatric psychiatry group in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Jimmie Holland , MD, ...

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  18. What's the point of counseling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Davis Enterprise

    Dear Annie: I notice that often the advice you offer is to "get counseling." But what happens in counseling? Can you explain how it helps? Dear L.: The point of counseling or therapy is to help you determine what it is you want to accomplish and how to get there.

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  19. Counseling helps people identify, accomplish goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    DEAR ANNIE: I notice that often the advice you offer is to "get counseling." But what happens in counseling? Can you explain how it helps? -- L. DEAR L.: The point of counseling or therapy is to help you determine what it is you want to accomplish and how to get there.

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  20. The role of counselingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    DEAR ANNIE: I notice that often the advice you offer is to "get counseling." But what happens in counseling? Can you explain how it helps? - L. DEAR L.: The point of counseling or therapy is to help you determine what it is you want to accomplish and how to get there.

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