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Postnatal maternal bereavement stress associated with increased psychosis risk in offspring

January 30, 2015

Severe postnatal maternal bereavement stress may be associated with an increased risk for psychosis in offspring, especially following a suicide in the nuclear family, according to data published in BMJ.

However, prenatal bereavement stress was not associated with an increased risk for later severe mental illness in offspring.

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Mobile Therapy system monitors patients' progress, improves practice management

January 30, 2015
Therapists now have the ability to track their patients’ progress between therapy visits with Mobile Therapy, a recently launched web-based dashboard and mobile…
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Few violent offenders with psychopathy learn from punishment

January 29, 2015
Violent offenders with antisocial personality and psychopathy are less likely to learn from punishment or modify behavior, according to data published in the Lancet
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Patients with fibromyalgia more likely to experience anxiety

January 29, 2015
Patients with fibromyalgia were more likely to show symptoms of anxiety than patients with other rheumatic diseases, according to findings by Robert S. Katz, MD
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William Whitney Godding and the Concepts of Asylum and Therapeutic Community

Psychiatric Annals, January 2015, Volume 45 Issue 1
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Washington, DC, was built in 1855, and now, despite its designation as a historical…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services January 2015 CNE Activity

Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services Jan 2015 CNE Activity

This activity is co-provided by Villanova University College of Nursing and SLACK Incorporated.

Topics include an interactive assessment tool for auditory hallucinations, eating disorders and spirituality in college…
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Experts debate PANDAS diagnosis in children

September 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Margaret K. Hostetter, MD, the B. K. Rachford professor and chair of department of…
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