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The QuintCan Psychological Autopsy Answer Questions After a Suicide?The QuintHowever, if the NCBI is to be believed, recent psychological autopsies have revealed “undertreatment” of mental disorders, “often despite contact with psychiatric or other health care services.” There may not be meaty evidence available for or against ...and more »
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Cherry Hill Courier PostSouth Jersey tries new tech in suicide prevention fightCherry Hill Courier PostIt's a serious problem related to the state's psychiatrist shortage and slow integration of mental health care into the primary care system, explained Carolyn Beauchamp, president and CEO of the Mental Health Association in New Jersey. "If the primary ...and more »
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P (A Child) [2018] EWCA Civ 1483Family Law WeekThere is no certainty as to the future, but according to conventional psychiatry wisdom, and based upon published evidence, it would be acceptable to consider that the prognosis becomes reasonably good if there is a further six months of progress." 24 ...
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Dallas News (blog)By making strides in efficiency, Parkland is changing the landscape of health careDallas News (blog)TVs displaying live video feed of the hospital entrances line the wall alongside what appears to be a giant spreadsheet of hospital names. Only the sight of an ... But as patient safety improves and small funding respites offer space for limited growth ...
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Courier JournalHere's expert advice to help keep your kids off drugsCourier JournalStudies clearly show that adults simply warning children about the dangers of drugs does not help prevent early substance use and can actually backfire. Instead, we should advocate strongly for evidence-based programs in our schools, like resiliency ...
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Nutritional psychiatryRDHThe International Society for Nutritional Psychiatry Research (ISNPR) is a clearinghouse of information to support evidence-based science, build collaborations, and encourage a multidisciplinary approach to nutritional psychiatry research. A valuable ...
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Psychiatry AdvisorManaging Comorbid Migraine and Mood Disorders: A Synergistic ApproachPsychiatry AdvisorChoosing migraine-preventive medication in patients with psychiatric comorbidities should be based on a number of factors, including the severity of the psychiatric comorbidity, patients' preferences, patients' risk for adverse events, and prior ...
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Psychology Today (blog)Deconstructing the CDC Report on SuicidePsychology Today (blog)It is further affirmation of the fact that the intricacies of communicating complex scientific information are not always front of mind for the people we rely upon to communicate it. Nonetheless, scientists and government ... The point is that evidence ...and more »
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Psychology Today (blog)Deconstructing the CDC Report on SuicidePsychology Today (blog)It is further affirmation of the fact that the intricacies of communicating complex scientific information are not always front of mind for the people we rely upon to communicate it. Nonetheless, scientists and government ... The point is that evidence ...
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Psychology Today (blog)Deconstructing the CDC Report on SuicidePsychology Today (blog)Amidst two high-profile celebrity deaths by suicide in the same distressing week in June, the CDC released a report finding that suicide rates in the U.S. had risen. The main findings were upsetting on their own, but in addition there was a very ...and more »

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