Psychiatry Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Young people often forced to seek help for mental health issues at ER, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CBC News

    ... Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). In a study published this week in the Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, a research team led by Kurdyak found that among Ontario children and youth aged 10 to 24 with mental health issues, there was a 33 ...


  2. Telemedicine company adds psychiatry to its lineupRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Health Data Management

    Doctor on Demand, a telemedicine service, has expanded its behavioral health portfolio by launching a psychiatry service on February 2 and getting its first patient. The company's new psychiatry line augments its psychology service, which it started offering in December 2014.


  3. Family horrified after RAT crawls out of their Tesco food deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Small World News Service

    A teenager had the fright of her life when she found a live rat poking its head out of a Tesco delivery crate. Beckie Richardson, 19, started hyperventilating and collapsed when she saw the rat next to Smarties and eggs in her home delivery at 1.30pm on Friday .


  4. Mood Board/Rex Features/West Coast SurferRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | 680News

    ... Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). In a study published this week in the Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, a research team led by Kurdyak found that among Ontario children and youth aged 10 to 24 with mental health issues, there was a 33 ...


  5. Horrifying discovery in Tesco shopping delivery leaves family...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 |

    The Essex family were disgusted by the discovery, with mum Sue saying that her daughter hasn't slept well ever since Not happy: Mum Sue Richardson with daughters Emma, right, and Beckie, left, - who found a rat in their Tesco delivery A horrified family have told how they discovered a rat staring back up at them after their Tesco big shop was delivered. However when 19-year-old Beckie Richardson saw the rodent poking out of the green delivery crate on Friday just after midday among Smarties and eggs, she fell to the floor hyperventilating.


  6. Smart Pill Can Tell Doctor If Patient Is Taking MedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | CBS Local

    BOSTON - It may sound like science fiction or perhaps more like Big Brother - a medication that can tell your doctor whether you've swallowed it or not. Many patients take a drug called Abilify to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or depression, but soon patients may be offered a high-tech version of Abilify, a "smart pill".


  7. Drugmakers target depression's cognitive fogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NatureNews

    In the past quarter of a century, a wave of drugs has transformed the treatment of depression. But the advances have struggled to come to grips with symptoms that often linger long after people start to feel better: cognitive problems such as memory loss and trouble concentrating.


  8. Many Depressed Teens Don't Get Follow-Up CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | MedicineNet

    ... all increase treatment adherence for depressed youth," said Dr. Victor Fornari, director of child and adolescent psychiatry at Zucker Hillside Hospital in Glen Oaks, N.Y.


  9. Continuing Education Provider Professional Development Resources Recognizes Autism Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... for release in May 2013. Published by the American Psychiatric Association, the DSM is considered the "bible" of psychiatry because it establishes the criteria mental health professionals use to diagnose their patients. According to Clinical ...


  10. American Psychiatric Association Distinguished Fellow: Transgender is ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Cybercast News Service

    ... Ontario. In addition to the medical credentials cited, Dr. Berger is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology; the former representative for Ontario (2002-2010) to the Assembly of the American Psychiatric Association; and the ...


  11. Managing Mental Illness and DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Huffington Post

    These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights . A: Psychologists and therapists can't prescribe meds.


  12. Doctor On Demand Makes Psychiatric Video Visits Available NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Freshnews

    ... will also be used to help increase access to care in hospital and emergency room settings. The addition of psychiatry to Doctor On Demand's services comes as the company has signed its 400th employer customer, bringing the total number of people ...


  13. Theatre of Western Springs presents 'New York' Portraits of resiliency after 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 |

    ... Disney, Universal and Twentieth-Century Fox. In 2001 Rimmer was approached by representatives from Disaster Psychiatry Outreach, a volunteer organization affiliated with Columbia University. These mental health service provider volunteers were ...


  14. Inflammation attacks brain's reward centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new study by Neil Harrison and colleagues published in Biological Psychiatry suggests that a brain reward center, the striatum, may be directly affected by inflammation and that striatal change is related to the emergence of illness behaviors. More specifically, inflammation induces behavioral changes similar to depression that are often associated with illness, including fatigue , difficulty concentrating, lack of motivation, and reduced experience of pleasure.


  15. University Counseling Center to change support services offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    The UCC now provides individual counseling which emulates the brief therapy model, a change from the previous model of individual counseling, which had no restrictions on how long students could use it. According to the website, brief therapy is short-term and "focused on helping students to resolve or effectively manage a specific problem or challenge, or to make a particular desired change."


  16. Black holes, knowledge and psychiatric sciences [From the Editor's desk]Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 |

    ... and well-trained clinical academics in mental health landscapes. At this time of great need, recruitment into psychiatry, healthcare, and social care in general seems to be struggling due to the collective impact of recession, service ...


  17. Wounded Warriors To Receive Penis Transplant In BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | CBS Local

    BALTIMORE -Doctors at Johns Hopkins Medical Center are preparing for a groundbreaking surgery. In the next six months, they will perform the first penis transplant ever in the U.S. "We are getting ready, sometime soon, to perform the first genital transplant in the United States, and we are focusing our initial efforts on the wounded warriors," said Dr. Redett, plastic surgeon.


  18. Robert J. Adams, M.S., M.D., Honored for Excellence in NeurologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Electrical Engineering from Saint Louis University. Dr. Adams is a Certified Diplomate with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and has a Vascular Neurology Certification. Recently inducted into Worldwide Registry, he has also had ...


  19. Integrative Psychiatrists Richard P. Brown and Patricia Gerbarg Offer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Richard P. Brown, MD, and Patricia Gerbarg, MD, award-winning authors and leaders in Integrative Psychiatry, will teach their evidence-based Breath~Body~Mind workshop "Stay Younger as You Live Longer" November 20-22, 2015 at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY. The event takes place Friday evening through noon on Sunday and is open to anyone interested in reducing stress and improving emotional and physical health.


  20. Chronically victimized adolescents 6 times more at risk of attempting suicide at 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Medical News

    A study to be published in the February 2016 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry reports that adolescents chronically victimized during at least two school years, are about five times more at risk of thinking about suicide and 6 times more at risk of attempting suicide at 15 years compared to those who were never victimized. This is the first study to show a predictive association between victimization, suicidal ideation and suicide attempt in mid-adolescence.