Ecstasy as a Remedy for PTSD?

There are probably 14 reasons to cancel this show but let’s find the silver lining.  Suicide among young people is on the rise, I have seen this personally in my practice and the epidemiology confirms the clinical observation.  So it’s certainly a relevant and timely  topic for young people.  Sometimes art leads us to new levels of clinical understanding or awareness – until then here’s a toolkit to help.


The college rejection letter

When you talk to high school juniors, many of them have college on the brain. And that’s great because college offers the world to our children by offering knowledge, experiences, and training for each person to begin to craft a meaningful life. Some kids are emotionally, intellectually, and socially prepared. Some are not. Some have been thinking about their dream school since fifth grade, others have been trailing in the footsteps of their parents, and others merely complicit with their parents hopes for a prestigious education and all the successes these matriculations have been hyped up to imply. Bleary eyed guidance counselors corral juniors and their parents into meetings with important messages – often unheeded – and scores of parents…
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ADHD Meds

http://consumer.healthday.com/kids-health-information-23/attention-deficit-disorder-adhd-news-50/no-sign-that-adhd-meds-raise-suicide-risk-study-689009.html


Summer Camp

http://news.hamlethub.com/newcanaan/life/442-benefits-of-summer-camp


The Devil is in the Details

http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/blogs/couch-crisis/paradox-parity?GUID=311135F2-C96C-469D-91D9-15CA00D1B2AC&rememberme=1&ts=07062014


avatar therapy

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COZI TV appearance

http://www.nbcnewyork.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/National-Eating-Disorder-Awareness-Week/247383121http://www.nbcnewyork.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/National-Eating-Disorder-Awareness-Week/247383121


Forbes interview about Eating Disorders

http://www.forbes.com/sites/robertglatter/2014/02/22/national-eating-disorders-week-how-parental-behavior-may-impact-a-childs-body-image/  


biological evidence for the historical grief response?

Olfactory Historical Grief


Study finds that the treatments are often inadequate for children with anxiety disorders