For women, cognitive decline starts in middle age - American Medical Association (blog) - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 22:17

For women, cognitive decline starts in middle age
American Medical Association (blog)
While cognitive declines are common in older ages, research on drops in cognitive ability midlife has been inconclusive. A new longitudinal study of women controlled for factors that previously had been shown to skew test results of processing speed ...

Democratic Lawmakers Question Trump's Mental Health - Opposing Views - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 18:32

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Democratic Lawmakers Question Trump's Mental Health
Opposing Views
Two Democratic lawmakers are calling for new measures to either monitor or remove President Donald Trump, asserting that he has poor mental health. While some members of the psychiatric community have expressed concerns about the president's mental ...

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Yolo deputy public defender honored by NAMI - Daily Democrat - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 16:42

Yolo deputy public defender honored by NAMI
Daily Democrat
NAMI Yolo, the local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will honor Yolo County Deputy Public Defender Bret Bandley for his outstanding work to decriminalize mental illness and defend the best interests of clients who live with mental ...

Yolo deputy public defender honored by NAMI - Daily Democrat - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 16:42

Yolo deputy public defender honored by NAMI
Daily Democrat
NAMI Yolo, the local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will honor Yolo County Deputy Public Defender Bret Bandley for his outstanding work to decriminalize mental illness and defend the best interests of clients who live with mental ...
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Psychiatry Notes: February 2017 - Psychiatric Times - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 16:19

Psychiatric Times

Psychiatry Notes: February 2017
Psychiatric Times
Further, Allen Frances, MD, writes, "Trump doesn't meet DSM criteria for any mental disorder . . . I wrote the [DSM] criteria and should know how they are meant to be applied: Personality disorder requires the presence of clinically significant ...

Travel ban spotlights US dependence on foreign-born doctors - Inquirer.net - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 16:01

Inquirer.net

Travel ban spotlights US dependence on foreign-born doctors
Inquirer.net
The U.S. medical system depends on doctors like Tauseef, said Andrew Gurman, president of the American Medical Association. He worries that President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration, which is now on hold after a federal appeals court ...

NAMI program to help families of mentally ill - Watertown Public Opinion - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 15:16

NAMI program to help families of mentally ill
Watertown Public Opinion
The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of South Dakota will sponsor its Family-to-Family Education Program for families of persons diagnosed with a serious mental illness. This course begins March 15 in Watertown. It will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 ...

Early to bed, early to rise makes Jack a dull boy - Port Huron Times Herald - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 14:35

Port Huron Times Herald

Early to bed, early to rise makes Jack a dull boy
Port Huron Times Herald
Those same findings get support from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the American Psychological Association, the American Medical Association, National Education Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics, to name just a ...

Senior Republican adviser says something is 'deeply wrong' with Donald Trump - The Independent - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 14:04

The Independent

Senior Republican adviser says something is 'deeply wrong' with Donald Trump
The Independent
Despite many comments that the President may be mentally unwell after displaying erratic behaviour, psychiatrist Professor Allen Frances said that label was an "insult" to people who have genuine mental health problems. Mr Frances, the man who wrote ...

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Is It Time to Call Trump Mentally Ill? - New York Times - Friday, February 17, 2017 - 08:21

New York Times

Is It Time to Call Trump Mentally Ill?
New York Times
Members of the American Psychiatric Association were surveyed about their assessment of Goldwater by the now-defunct Fact magazine. Many savaged him, calling him “paranoid,” “grossly psychotic” and a “megalomaniac.” Some provided diagnoses, like ...
Armchair diagnosing Donald Trump with mental illness does a terrible disservice to psychologyQuartz
Goldwater rule in Trumpland: Psychiatrists debate weighing in on the president's mental healthSalon
Donald Trump Isn't Mentally Ill. He's Just Unpleasant, Psychiatrist SaysNBCNews.com
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RowdMap Joins AMA, GE Healthcare and Baptist Health at Auburn University Policy Conference - PR Newswire (press release)

RowdMap Joins AMA, GE Healthcare and Baptist Health at Auburn University Policy ConferencePR Newswire (press release)Rosenthal joins leaders from the American Medical Association (AMA), Polsinelli and providers like Baptist Health incl

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