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Workforce Shortages As A Strategy IssueOPEN MINDSThe behavioral health workforce is so “top of mind” in health care that it was the focus of a recent special issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine–The Behavioral Health Workforce: Planning, Practice, and Preparation. The edition opens ...
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Medscape'Sacred' Word Repetition May Improve PTSD Symptoms, InsomniaMedscapeJune 29, 2018. Mindful repetition of a mantram, a sacred word, effectively reduces symptoms of combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and insomnia, results of a randomized controlled trial show. ... The study was published online June 20 ...
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The Prenatal VisitAAP NewsThe prenatal visit also offers an opportunity for assessment of family risk factors and connections to key evidence-based and other early learning, health, and development programs in the community. ... Many excellent resources are available, such as ...
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Ventura County ReporterLOCAL HEROES | Fostering healing and helping one anotherVentura County ReporterAlthough this perspective is still very important, in the last decade or so we have done more research on the deeper effects of trauma and discovered new treatments that can actually expel a great deal of these effects out of the body and mind, never ...
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ForbesResistance To Science And TechnologyForbesSimon Wessely, professor of epidemiological and liaison psychiatry at King's College School of Medicine in London, has been under attack for many years by those in the CFS community who decry any suggestion of a psychiatric approach to this condition ...
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Undark MagazineFor Medical Marijuana, Is it the Whole Plant That Matters?Undark MagazineEven so, while many scientists insist that evidence to support the existence of the entourage effect is lacking, others are staunch in their belief that it could play a significant role in potential medical applications of the controversial plant going ...and more »
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New RepublicRejected by AANew RepublicBut as the little red medallion was handed to him, the question that had haunted him for the last month flashed across his mind: “Am I a fraud?” David had a secret. .... The effects of MAT have been studied by health authorities and medical experts for ...
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Perceptions of Occupational Therapists and Yoga Practitioners of the Effects of Yoga on Health and WellnessHealioParticipants reported that yoga had a positive holistic influence on the functions of the body, mind, and spirit and led to increased self-awareness and favorable perceptions of well-being. Participants agreed that yoga has a role within Western health ...
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HuffPostUnderstanding HarveyHuffPostThe doctor, a German-born psychiatrist named Richard von Krafft-Ebing, published his findings in 1886 in a medical textbook titled Psychopathia Sexualis, in which he laid out a comprehensive typology of deviant sexual behavior. Dismayed by the ...
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Beth Netter MD: Yoga Science Breathing Techniques Can Calm the Mind to Prevent and Relieve Physician BurnoutBenzingaNow in its tenth year of providing physicians continuing medical education credits, the entire "Heart and Science of Yoga" CME curriculum will provide quality, comprehensive and evidence-based education to physicians and other health care providers on ...and more ...

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