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Alcohol Use and Abuse: Where Do the Numbers Come From?
Newspapers and magazines regularly publish stories that report estimates of the number of people who are problem drinkers, the number of traffic deaths that involve alcohol, or the amount of alcohol that Americans consume. Where do these numbers come from, and how realistic are they? Estimates... Mental Health and Mental Health Services:
How is the Federal Government involved in providing mental health services? Thank you for your interest in the Federal Government's involvement in services for mental health. The Federal Government provides numerous resources for the prevention and treatment of mental health problems. The Center... Being Prepared: Knowing how to find help for your Child
Parents are often concerned about their child's emotional health or behavior but they don't know where to start to get help. The mental health system can sometimes be complicated and difficult for parents to understand. A child's emotional distress often causes disruption to both the parent's and... Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters
Helping young people avoid or overcome emotional problems in the wake of violence or disaster is one of the most important challenges a parent, teacher, or mental health professional can face. The National Institute of Mental Health and other Federal agencies are working to address the issue of...
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What is Gay Conversion Therapy? Electrocution, Nausea-Inducing Drugs and Prejudice - Take Daily
Condemned as ineffective and potentially harmful by the American Psychiatric Association, the controversial process is still prevalent across the US. In 2009, a survey revealed 16% of psychotherapists had attempted to convert homosexual men and women into heterosexuality in the UK. One of the... New APA autism guidelines 'reduce diagnosis by more than 30%'
Last year, the American Psychiatric Association issued new guidelines for the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder. But new research from Columbia University School of Nursing in New York, NY, suggests that these guidelines could leave thousands of children who have developmental delays without... Gay Conversion Therapy 'Could Be Harmful'
So-called gay conversion therapy is ineffective and potentially harmful, the American Psychiatric Association has told Sky News. Fighting back tears, 36-year-old Gail Dickert said: "There was the 10-year-old girl that was taught she would be bullied because I wasn't right with God. From... New autism definition may decrease diagnosis by one-third, Columbia University finds
New diagnosis guidelines for autism issued by the American Psychiatric Association may reduce by almost one third the total number of people being diagnosed, according to new research from Columbia University School of Nursing published in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.
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Parents with kids diagnosed with ADHD may find some help in a new guide to ADHD drugs released this week by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Psychiatric Association.
Soleil Gregg of the advocacy group Children and Adults with... Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Older Adopted Children
December 10, 2007, 5:20 am
Children who have been adopted at an age older than newborn frequently struggle with self-esteem issues. They may come across as if they are superior to everyone they encounter including family members. Is that really a mask for a fragile self-esteem that is vulnerable to even the slightest... Adoptee records, birth mothers, blocking trauma and more
July 15, 2007, 2:28 pm
There's celebrating in Maine this weekend as access to original birth certificates becomes law in January, 2009 after a three-year effort by OBC for ME (Original Birth Certificates for Maine) .
Maine will be the eighth state to give adoptees access to the information.
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American Psychiatric Association 22Apr2010 Filed under: Depression Author: Alex Banger. Emergent and Worsening Suicide Ideation in Trials of Pediatric Paroxetine for Depression. Author: Regan Fong, PhD, GlaxoSmithKline, King of Prussia, PA.
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