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States with stricter gun laws have fewer pediatric firearm-related deaths

States with stricter gun laws have fewer pediatric firearm-related deaths
July 16, 2019
In the Journals

Combat exposure affects veterans’ mental health in later life

July 12, 2019
Among combat-exposed male veterans, trajectories for depression and anxiety decreased until age 60 years before increasing in later life, according to study results. …

5 articles to read on PTSD Awareness Day

June 27, 2019
June 27 is PTSD Awareness Day, which helps bring to light some of the symptoms, signs and treatment options for this mental health disorder. Although PTSD has been most…
In the Journals

Childhood maltreatment tied to hyperactive amygdala response

June 26, 2019
Childhood maltreatment may be a risk factor for disorders related to and characterized by hyperactive amygdala response, according to findings published in JAMA
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CME Article

Structured Approaches to Violence Risk Assessment: A Critical Review

Psychiatric Annals, September 2017, Volume 47 Issue 9
This article critically reviews the theory, methodology, and empirical evidence pertaining to the various approaches…
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CME

Trauma Across Cultures: Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention: March 2017

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

All too often unimaginable events happen without warning. Whereas most people will experience some form of distress…
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VIDEO: Benefits of integrating psychiatric, intimate partner violence services

June 9, 2016
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