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World Health Organization’s Junk Diagnosis For 'Gaming Disorder' Trivializes Mental Illness
Christopher J. Ferguson
Professor of psychology, media effects researcher and author o...
News media reported this week that the World Health Organization (WHO) is moving ahead with the inclusion of “gaming disorder
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The Infuriating Reason Doctors Are Afraid To Get Mental Health Help
By Ronnie Cohen, Reuters
There are steps we can take to curb doctors' high suicide rates.
Persons With Dementia Deserve A Better Trained Health Workforce
Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN
Co-authored by Sandra Swantek, MD, associate professor and director of geriatric psychiatry, Rush University Medical Center
Charles M. Schulz
Psychiatric Diagnosis Gone Astray
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD
Chief Medical Officer, New York State Office of Mental Health
How The Mental Health Community Has Missed The Point About Diagnosis and Political Capacity Lloyd I. Sederer, MD Psychiatric
What's More Important: A Campaign Promise Or The Health Of Millions Of Children?
Claire McCarthy, M.D.
Pediatrician at Boston Children's Hospital, Assistant Professo...
Whenever I hear supporters of the Graham-Cassidy bill talk about why it should be passed, the main reason seems to be that
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Here's How To Responsibly Talk About Mental Health In The Public Eye
An old ethics rule on discussing public figures' mental health is sparking debate.
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Mental Health Under Attack: Veterans Among Those To Pay The Price
Allison Abrams, LCSW-R
Licensed Psychotherapist, Clinical Social Worker, Mental Healt...
According to health policy expert Daniel E. Dawes, “The Senate bill is an even meaner bill than the House bill.” Dawes (who
The 5 Most Common Misconceptions About PTSD
Susannah Pitman, LAc
An acupuncturist and writer who has lived with PTSD since 1997...
June 27 is National PTSD Awareness Day, an opportunity to bring to light a disorder that affects millions of Americans every
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What The Senate Health Care Bill Could Mean For People With Mental Illness
Spoiler alert: It's not good.
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The Problem For Problem Gamblers In The GOP Health Care Bill
The Obamacare repeal bill kicks lottery winners off Medicaid, but some may need treatment for gambling addiction.
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The Professional Ethical Challenge Of Publicly Discussing A President Who Appears Cognitively Compromised
Seth Davin Norrholm, PhD
The alarm raised this week has rekindled a debate that has been ongoing since last year’s primary season regarding the role
It’s Time For A Single-Payer Healthcare System
S. C. Johnson Distinguished Professor of International Marketi...
We have had “Obamacare” and now the Republicans have fallen short in replacing it with “Ryancare” (a.k.a. “Trumpcare”). Both
To App or Not to App: Psychiatrists Issue Landmark Guidelines
Dora Calott Wang, M.D.
Over 250,000 health apps are currently available with over 10,000 devoted to mental health. These apps claim to offer emotional
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Trump, The Supreme Court, And The Rights Of Gays And Lesbians, PART II
Geoffrey R. Stone
, Guest Writer
With the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States instead of Chief Judge Merrick
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Postpartum Depression Is Fundamentally Different From Other Mood Disorders
Experts say understanding these nuances will go a long way to providing better treatment options.
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Here's A Clear Sign You Might Be Too Dependent On Your Phone
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