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Illinois leads the country in group psychotherapy sessions in Medicare, and some top billers aren't mental health specialists.
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The American Psychiatric Association will host their 167th Annual Meeting May 3-7 in New York, NY.
Pornography triggers brain activity in people with compulsive sexual behavior - sex addiction - similar to that triggered by drugs in the brains of drug addicts, according to new paper.
Americans sometimes forget we live in a capitalistic society where decisions can come down to issues of profit or loss.
Bullying is a big problem in this country. All to often we hear stories of young people who succumb to the stress induced by the constant physical or emotional abuse inflicted by their peers.
The program provides counselling support to reach rural residents spread over a vast area from Beaufort through to the South Australian border, north to Hopetoun and across to Maryborough.
James Tuchschmidt, a top official at the Veterans Health Administration, the VA's healthcare arm, makes an opening statement while testifying before a House Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing.
Long wait times for veterans seeking medical care erupted into a scandal this year, which led to the resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki, calls from both parties to fire officials who covered it up, the termination of bonuses for senior officials, and reforming the entire department.
What's the meaning of life? Isn't this the most fundamental question that has plagued humanity sincea well, forever? While not limited to philosophers, theologians, psychologists and other seekers, the quest to find the answer is the metaphorical holy grail of self-consciousness.
The bible of the profession, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders , lists some 300 separate and distinct mental disorders.
Back when Prozac and Zoloft were new, I remember the mental acrobatics doctors made to justify giving these drugs to anxious patients.
Caption: Paul Sellers, Director, British Council of South India, is seen watering a sapling to inaugurate the programme.
Women who have sex so frequently that it may cause them problems - sometimes referred to as being "hypersexual" - seem to be characterized more by their high rates of masturbation and pornography use, rather than passive forms of sexual behavior, such as having fantasies, as previous studies had suggested, according to new research.
"She was part of the panel which [observed Pistorius]," Barry Roux , for Pistorius, told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.
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