Healing Trauma Workshop During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Integrative Psychiatrists Richard P. Brown and Patricia Gerbarg Present a Trauma Workshop in Association with The Sexual Assault & Mental Health Project and Marist...

World Progress Report Launches Series About Veterans Battling PTSD

War. It's not always waged on a battle field. Nor is it always two countries in conflict. Sometimes, war can take on a different...

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...

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...

Keeping Sane Within A Negative Job Environment

 Things are difficult enough with so many out of work individuals and people attempting to hold on to what they have acquired, yet just...

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...

The National Council Reflects on Mental Health Issues Involved in Iowa Coach Murder Case

When a 24-year-old in Iowa killed a local coach in June of 2009, psychologists discovered mental illness, specifically schizophrenia, was the cause of the...

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....

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...