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Pentagon Wants Psychologists to End Ban on Interrogation Role
The American Psychological Association has been asked to revisit its “blanket prohibition” on the involvement of psychologists in national security interrogations.
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Valentines Day 2016: Can You Really Die From a Broken Heart?
Broken Heart Syndrome--Can real life Heartache Result in real life Heart Failure?
Lori Sylvester on Residential Treatment for Adolescent Girls
The future of mental health interview series continues with Lori Sylvester on residential treatment for adolescent girls.
If Emotional First Aid Were a Dress It Would Look like This
An artist inspired by themes of emotional vulnerability and emotional resilience created a stunning wearable emotional fashion statement.
Teens and Sex
Afraid to discuss "the birds and the bees" with your teen? Here are a few tips.
Thriving, Cognitive Complexity, Bee Wisdom—and You
To thrive in today’s world, it is critical to be able to track emerging cultural stories that empower rather than limit you.
Two in 5 individuals with schizophrenia have attempted suicide
A new study by the University of Toronto (U of T) found that those with schizophrenia who'd been physically abused during childhood were five times more likely to have attempted suicide.
Study examines euthanasia, assisted suicide of patients with psychiatric disorders
A review of euthanasia or assisted suicide (EAS) cases among patients with psychiatric disorders in the Netherlands found that most had chronic, severe conditions, with histories of attempted...
Study from Harvard and Yale shows positive psychological effects of hormone therapy in transgender individuals
Transgender individuals may experience significant improvement in psychological functioning after as little as 3-6 months of hormone therapy, with improved quality of life reported within 12 months...
A sigh of relief: new discovery could aid breathing problems
Scientists have discovered two groups of brain cells that are responsible for sighing, opening the door to new treatments for some people with breathing problems.
The way ahead for adult acute mental healthcare provision, UK
Faster access to acute care and an end to sending severely-ill mental health patients long distances are among the recommendations made in a new report launched today by an Independent Commission...