BLOG: Four women who have been bereaved by the loss of a physician loved one to suicide shared their stories at a recent workshop. They were gripping, heartfelt, moving and evocative.READ MORE
People with internet addiction have significantly higher odds of suicidal ideation and attempts, suggests a systematic review and meta-analysis published in The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.READ MORE
A recent meta-analysis found a correlation between the proinflammatory cytokines tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α and interleukin 6 (IL-6) and which eating disorder?READ MORE
Many parents will have thought it for a long time, but they now have a new argument to limit their children's 'screen time' - addiction to video games has been recognized by World Health Organization as a mental health disorder.READ MORE
Kindergarteners whose mothers experienced depressive symptoms during the prenatal and postnatal periods, or the postnatal period alone, are more likely to experience sleep disturbances, according to pilot data.READ MORE
Psych Congress Year-Round
As a community college comedy instructor, David Granirer noticed how life-changing it could be for someone to take on and conquer the challenge of performing as a stand-up comedian.
The Psych Congress community lost a family member. Eric Arauz was a dear and well-respected colleague, passionate mental health advocate, Psych Congress Steering Committee member and faculty, and above all, friend. He brought a unique perspective to the committee as someone who himself had a mental illness and was a champion deeply committed to fighting the stigma of mental illness.