The armchair psychoanalyzing of Trump stigmatizes and trivializes mental illness, experts warn - MinnPost - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 14:10

MinnPost

The armchair psychoanalyzing of Trump stigmatizes and trivializes mental illness, experts warn
MinnPost
In a commentary for the Huffington Post, Dr. Allen Frances, professor emeritus of psychiatry at Duke University, adds another wrinkle to these warnings. The two leading armchair opinions about Trump's psychological health — that he has either a ...

The armchair psychoanalyzing of Trump stigmatizes and trivializes mental illness, experts warn - MinnPost - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 14:10

MinnPost

The armchair psychoanalyzing of Trump stigmatizes and trivializes mental illness, experts warn
MinnPost
In recent weeks, the armchair psychoanalyzing of Donald Trump has become almost as popular as catching Pokémon — a development that hasn't escaped the attention of the powers-to-be at the American Psychiatric Association (APA). Earlier this month ...

For People Recovering From Addiction, Insurance Rules Can Be A Big Obstacle - WFYI - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 14:05

WFYI

For People Recovering From Addiction, Insurance Rules Can Be A Big Obstacle
WFYI
Getting a prior authorization can take days or weeks, says Sam Muszynski, director of parity enforcement at the American Psychiatric Association. He says the delays leave patients vulnerable to relapse. “You may lose that opportunity right then and ...

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WirePOLITICS: Rep. Fitzpatrick helps pass terror financing, mental health legislation - The Midweek Wire - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 13:41

The Midweek Wire

WirePOLITICS: Rep. Fitzpatrick helps pass terror financing, mental health legislation
The Midweek Wire
Fitzpatrick also joined the House in passing the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act [H.R. 2646], legislation he co-sponsored to reform the nation's mental health system by refocusing programs, reforming grants and removing federal barriers ...

Ensuring Oklahomans get the care they need - Pryor Daily Times - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 13:12

Ensuring Oklahomans get the care they need
Pryor Daily Times
The other is H.R. 2646, The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act. This bill will help people with mental illness receive the care they need. In Oklahoma, and across the country, mental health patients receive substandard care for various reasons.

Free NAMI class is set for September - Defiance Crescent News (subscription) - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 13:04

Chaffee County Times

Free NAMI class is set for September
Defiance Crescent News (subscription)
ARCHBOLD — A free mental health education class for family members and friends of adults with a mental illness will be offered next month by NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Four County. The class, called Family to Family, begins Monday, Sept.
Grand Rapids Area NAMI to explore addiction and recovery Aug. 16 ...Herald Review
NAMI holds walk for mental illness - The Chaffee County Times ...Chaffee County Times
Massie a lonely no vote on House mental health billWCPO
Yuma Sun -Renton Reporter -WAVE 3
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NAMI Bangor Educational Speaker Night - WABI - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 12:30

WABI

NAMI Bangor Educational Speaker Night
WABI
Tuesday, August 16, at 6:30 p.m. for our August Education Night, when our guest will be Telly Coolong, author of “Walczyk” and “I Am Not Walczyk.” Telly will read from his books, which feature a main character who has bipolar disorder; he will also ...

Death by Medical Error: Adding Context to Some Scary Numbers - New York Times - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 11:00

Death by Medical Error: Adding Context to Some Scary Numbers
New York Times
After the original report, some future colleagues of mine at Indiana University wrote an article in The Journal of the American Medical Association rebutting the numbers being thrown around. First, they pointed out that many of those 98,000 were very ...

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Massie a lonely no vote on House mental health bill - WCPO - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 10:01

WCPO

Massie a lonely no vote on House mental health bill
WCPO
When the U.S. House passed a mental health bill aimed at helping families with loved ones in crisis, its final language and vote tally surprised some mental health advocates. The bill, HR 2646, officially the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis ...

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As States OK Medical Marijuana Laws, Doctors Struggle With Knowledge Gap - Kaiser Health News - Monday, August 15, 2016 - 09:01

Kaiser Health News

As States OK Medical Marijuana Laws, Doctors Struggle With Knowledge Gap
Kaiser Health News
Pennsylvania and Ohio are also developing similar programs. Meanwhile in Massachusetts, doctors who wish to participate in the state medical marijuana program are required to take courses approved by the American Medical Association. Maryland doesn't ...

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