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VIDEO: Advancing discovery of objective diagnostic methods for PTSD

May 24, 2016

ATLANTA — In this video, Charles R. Marmar, MD, chairman of the department of psychiatry at New York University Langone Medical Center, emphasizes the shift from relying on subjective measures of symptoms such as patient reports to objective measures such as blood tests and brain imaging to diagnosis PTSD.

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VIDEO: How to integrate services for IPV survivors in a community setting

May 20, 2016
ATLANTA — Mayumi Okuda Benavides, MD, of Columbia University and New York-Presbyterian, explains how to integrate services for survivors of intimate partner…
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Public health, mental health efforts are mutually beneficial

May 18, 2016
ATLANTA — During the William C. Menninger memorial convocation lecture here, Thomas Frieden, MD, MPH, director of the CDC, reaffirmed the center’s…
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Study suggests therapeutic potential of hallucinogens for violent behavior, IPV

May 12, 2016
Hallucinogen use was associated with lower rates of intimate partner violence among inmates in a U.S. county jail, suggesting hallucinogens as a potential treatment for…
CME Article

The Father in the Hallway: Posttraumatic Stress Reactions in Fathers of NICU Babies

Psychiatric Annals, August 2011, Volume 41 Issue 8
Currently, one of every eight babies born in the United States is born prematurely (birth occurring before 37 weeks…
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CNE

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

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

Topics include problematic Internet experiences, disordered gambling in older adults, work addiction, and conducting…
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VIDEO: Research shows link between genotype, TBI and PTSD among recently deployed US soldiers

May 16, 2015
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VIDEO: Advancing discovery of objective diagnostic methods for PTSD

May 24, 2016
ATLANTA — In this video, Charles R. Marmar, MD, chairman of the department of psychiatry at New York University Langone Medical Center…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: How to integrate services for IPV survivors in a community setting

May 20, 2016
ATLANTA — Mayumi Okuda Benavides, MD, of Columbia University and New York-Presbyterian, explains how to integrate services for survivors of…

Meeting News Coverage

Public health, mental health efforts are mutually beneficial

May 18, 2016
ATLANTA — During the William C. Menninger memorial convocation lecture here, Thomas Frieden, MD, MPH, director of the CDC, reaffirmed the…

In the Journals

Study suggests therapeutic potential of hallucinogens for violent behavior, IPV

May 12, 2016
Hallucinogen use was associated with lower rates of intimate partner violence among inmates in a U.S. county jail, suggesting hallucinogens as a…

Meeting News Coverage

Aggression more common in youth who experience cyber and in-person bullying

May 3, 2016
BALTIMORE — Youth who experienced multiple types of bullying were more likely to exhibit aggressive behaviors than those who experienced only…

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Living with an incarcerated parent may increase risk for bullying

May 2, 2016
BALTIMORE — Children who lived with incarcerated parents were more likely to be bullies, according to data presented at the Pediatric Academic…

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Military sexual trauma increases risk for homelessness, particularly among men

April 20, 2016
Screening positively for military sexual trauma was independently associated with postdeployment homelessness, particularly among male veterans…

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Gender mediates how peritraumatic emotions predict posttraumatic emotions

April 18, 2016
PHILADELPHIA — The association between peritraumatic disgust and PTSD symptoms was mediated by posttraumatic disgust and guilt among men and…

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Childhood abuse increases risk for migraine, depression, anxiety

April 15, 2016
Emotional and sexual abuse during childhood had a significant and direct impact on migraine, depression and anxiety outcomes in adulthood, while…

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Mild traumatic brain injury affects fear processing, post-deployment PTSD risk

April 14, 2016
PHILADELPHIA — Experiencing mild traumatic brain injury before and during deployment was associated with changes in acquisition and retention…

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