Psychiatry Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Can You 'Cure' A Phobia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Refinery 29

    ... very specific, says Franklin Schneier , MD, co-director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic and special lecturer in psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center. For example, someone might have a specific phobia of a particular animal, like a ...

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  2. New science proves YOGA really works for treating depression, but only if you stick with itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | NewsTarget.com

    ... alongside antidepressant medications. According to lead researcher Lisa Uebelacker, an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, their study is the largest one that explored the ... 1 comment

  3. John Rosemond: More thoughts offered on ADHD not being a realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | New Albany Gazette

    I fully expected my recent column on ADHD - in which I expanded upon noted Harvard psychologist Jerome Kagan's contention that it is an "invention" - to stir the pot. Kagan said what I've been saying in this column and everywhere the opportunity has provided for more than 25 years.

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  4. 'Out-of-control' state ward working to change child protection record systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | ABC News

    A former state ward is among a team of researchers in Victoria trying to revolutionise the way child protection records are compiled and accessed. "Slovenly", "deviant" and "out of control" - that was how an outreach worker described Jacqueline Wilson as a 14-year-old in the 1980s.

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  5. Woodturners club uncovers the artist in everymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    It was 1976, and Prioli's Eastern Airlines flight from Raleigh to Boston was in a holding pattern, unable to land due to fog. Prioli, a 30 year-old with a doctorate in American literature, was traveling back to his parents' house after a job interview for a professorship at N.C. State University.

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  6. Scientists growing a brainballsa in a dishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | The Daily Democrat

    “There is cross-talk,” said lead researcher Dr. Sergiu Pasca, assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine, whose study was just published in the journal Nature. Researchers did not ...

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  7. Doctors lead rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Cape Breton Post

    The frustration and sense of urgency was palpable Sunday as hundreds of people concerned about access to family doctors and specialists packed a doctor-led rally about the state of local health care. Even after a call went out for the delivery of additional chairs, it was standing-room-only in the Memorial Composite High gymnasium in Sydney Mines for the rally where doctor after doctor passionately outlined their fears about the implications if the pool of doctors continues to erode and if the Northside General emergency department is ultimately shut down permanently.

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  8. A mother surnamed Lau and her seven-year-old son saw favourable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | South China Morning Post

    Mean waiting time at local public hospitals now a year and a half, and about 16 per cent of children in the city face a mental health issue Twelve private Hong Kong psychiatrists have volunteered to offer immediate mental health treatment to at least 400 local children from low-income families who would otherwise need to wait up to three years to be seen by a public doctor. The charity Variety aims to close a service gap left by strained public hospitals in the city amid rising demand for psychiatric services among children and teenagers, as the number of cases seen by the Hospital Authority surged by 52 per cent from 2011 to last year to 28,800 cases.

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  9. Regina Public Library hosts mental health trade showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | CBC News

    Trevor Svingen said going to a mental wellness support group has given him confidence and leadership skills. As part of mental health week, Regina Public Library hosted their first Mental Health Trade Show to encourage people to learn and talk about their personal struggles.

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  10. S.C. teen's blog on Netflix's controversial '13 Reasons Why' draws...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Post and Courier

    ... used a firearm. Lee Lewis, a psychiatrist in the Medical University of South Carolina's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division, said many teenage clients have talked about the show in clinic. But he also said many of the kids were using the show ...

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  11. What parents need to know about '13 Reasons Why'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Post and Courier

    ... used a firearm. Lee Lewis, a psychiatrist in the Medical University of South Carolina's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division, said many teenage clients have talked about the show in clinic. But he also said many of the kids were using the show ...

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  12. How Mackenzie King's personal secrets came out after his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | The Toronto Star

    ... transfer their affections to other women? What happened when men were dominated by their mothers? At a time when psychiatry was dominated by psychoanalysis, which argued that the roots of mental illness were to be found in childhood, it wasn't ...

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  13. Mystery of dual versionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, May 6: Officials at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research , Kalyani, attempted to hide from the central government the possibility that the student found dead on the campus last week suffered from anxiety, some teachers suspect on the basis of two reports that differ on some crucial aspects. One report is said to be the original one submitted by a fact-finding committee that looked into the suspected suicide of Sagar Mandal, 19, on Monday in the premier science education institute.

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  14. Chris Gethard Isn't Kidding About 'Career Suicide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | WGBH

    His doctor - named Barb - is the framing device for an hour and a half of discussion about depression, anxiety, telling people you have depression and anxiety, and what it is that people need and ask from one another. Career Suicide isn't a comedy special in the traditional sense; it's a one-man show that Gethard performed off-Broadway for a few months before filming it for HBO.

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  15. Govt may curb sale of Tramadol used as substitute by addictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | The Indian Express

    The Punjab government is considering to put restrictions on the sale of Tramadol, an opioid pain medication which doctors believe is now becoming an opioid substitute for drug addicts in the state. Sources said the government was also studying a proposal to review the policy to grant permission for use of Buprenorphine in drug de-addiction centres in the state to ensure proper use of the medicine.

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  16. CIA prevents lawyers from accessing secret material for torture caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    JULY 9: The CIA symbol is shown on the floor of CIA Headquarters, July 9, 2004 at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia. Earlier today the Senate Intelligence Committee released its report on the numerous failures in the CIA reporting of alleged Iraqi weapons of mass destruction.

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  17. Take care: Tobacco addiction affects mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Psychiatrist and Medical Director of Keystone Behavioral Health, Dr. Irakli Mania, shares some information about tobacco addiction and how it is connected to mental health.

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  18. Lawyers in torture case seek materials the CIA calls secretRead the original story

    Friday May 5 | The Daily Advance

    Lawyers for two psychologists who developed harsh interrogation methods in the government's war on terror asked a judge Friday to allow them to interview two CIA officials and have access to documents the government claims are secret. But government lawyers told the federal judge in Spokane, Washington, that the officials and documents are protected under the state secrets privilege and making them public would threaten national security.

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  19. on Mental Illness: Random Events Versus Conspiracy Theories, and,...Read the original story

    Friday May 5 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Most "delusional systems" tend to make the affected person believe he or she is special. For example, delusions of being Christ or being some other messiah are not uncommon, also delusions of some special role to play in the world, such as the belief that our actions alone could save the world.

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  20. Hikikomori NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Buenos Aires Herald

    For most of his twenties, Naohiro Kimura was a recluse who often spent days shut inside his apartment. Since emerging from his reclusive state last spring, though, he has become the editor of a bi-monthly newspaper serving Japan's community of social recluses, and hopes that through it he can draw some of them out - and change the Japanese public's perception of them.

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