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Sibling bullying increases risk for psychotic disorders threefold

Sibling bullying increases risk for psychotic disorders threefold
February 16, 2018

AAP, ACP renew calls on Congress to act on gun violence

February 15, 2018
In the wake of a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that killed 17 children and adults and injured at least 14, the president of the AAP has issued a statement…
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CPS records able to identify children at risk of maltreatment, death

January 29, 2018
Children at high risk of maltreatment can be identified effectively through prior encounters with child protective services and are significantly more likely to
In the Journals

Childhood adversity, substance use disorders affect male/female veterans, civilians differently

January 22, 2018
Study findings indicated that, among civilians, fewer women than men have alcohol or drug use disorders, but the gender difference in the prevalence of these disorders…
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Factors that Determine a Psychiatric Admission: Role of the Psychiatrist

Psychiatric Annals, January 2018, Volume 48 Issue 1
The decision to hospitalize a patient exhibiting signs of psychiatric distress is made as a last resort after…
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Thinking About the Assessment of Risk: September 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

We clinicians estimate risk and make decisions based on that estimate. We estimate suicide risk and violence risk. We…
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VIDEO: Military psychiatrists balance difficulties of deployment while helping soldiers maintain hope, positivity

May 18, 2015
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