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...

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...

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...

Local Self-Help Group Leader Invites You to Make a Difference in Your Life This...

In recognition of Mental Health Month this May, Tom Kane, San Antonio Recovery International peer-to-peer self-help group leader, invites anyone dealing with stress,...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

The Existence And Psychological Benefits Of A Higher Power

Gary Green, who is a Treatment Director for Woodland Intensive Residential in Minnesota, was recently pondering the thought of a higher power and what...