Postpartum Depression in Fathers

 Peter and his wife had been thrilled concerning the birth of their daughter in May 2008, and the very pleased dad took a month...

Princeton NJ Psychiatrists Offer Two Special Treatments for Children

When it comes to diagnosing and treating a child for behavioral, learning, or mood disorders, many parents have to make the tough choice to...

When Parent’s Intentions Disparage Overweight Kids

Fatto, piggy, tubby. It did not quit with all the nicknames. "Try eating just half." "Quit eating so much." For Janett Largo, these kinds of taunts did...

Polaris Health Directions Receives Grant for its Domestic Violence Solution for the Medical and...

Polaris Health Directions has received a continuing federal grant for approximately $200,000 for the ongoing development of its well-regarded Polaris-DV (Domestic Violence) product solution...

The Recession Factor: Pushing Unhappy Couples into Divorce Alternatives

Divorce can be an expensive decision for couples, especially if one or both spouses experience unemployment, declining real estate values or another financial loss...

How Do You “RATE”? A Simple Process For Emotional Health Care

During the 20+ years of my clinical experience in acute psychiatric practice, I am often asked about my overall approach to emotional health care....

Free Webcasts Identify Signs of Mental Illnesses

A series of free webcasts are available next month to help people recognize the signs and symptoms of common mental illnesses and to learn...

Documentary About the Myth of the “Schizophrenogenic Mother”

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) applauds PBS stations' airing of When Medicine Got It Wrong, a documentary about the grassroots movement in...

NAMIWalks Kicks Off Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month. This weekend, Saturday and Sunday May1-2, thousands of people in a dozen states will begin stepping forward in NAMIWalks...

World Progress Report with Joan Lunden Focuses On Struggling Military Spouses

Buses. Families. Packed bags. Tears. No deployment is easy on our service members. Yet in today's military, they are increasingly common. Though the separation...