Psychotherapy in the News
Cognitive impairment 'associated with a higher risk of stroke'
Posted on Tuesday August 26, 2014
A new study published in the CMAJ finds that the risk of stroke is 39% higher among patients with cognitive impairment than those with normal cognitive function.
Sleep drunkenness disorder may affect one in 15
Posted on Monday August 25, 2014
A study is shining new light on a sleep disorder called "sleep drunkenness." The disorder may be as prevalent as affecting one in every 15 people.
Veterans are generally satisfied with mental health care but there is room for improvement
Posted on Sunday August 24, 2014
A survey of U.S. veterans receiving mental health services from the Veterans Health Administration finds general satisfaction, but also significant room for improvement among all areas studied.
Happiness in schizophrenia 'is not an oxymoron'
Posted on Saturday August 23, 2014
People with schizophrenia are less happy than those in the general population, but not to the extent that has previously been suggested, according to a new survey.
Suicide experts recommend research into early behavioral detection, interventions, use of mass media, and other areas
Posted on Wednesday August 20, 2014
In a new supplement to the September issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, experts address the state of the science on suicide prevention and provide useful recommendations for...