biological evidence for the historical grief response?

Olfactory Historical Grief

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

Tragedies and Kids

evidence based….

bullying and suicide


Psychiatric nosology is so tricky. Dr. First was a teacher of mine at Columbia and a first rate researcher and psychiatrist whose thoughts about DSM 5 are worth watching.

Sibling aggression

doctors and insurance The relationship between physicians, insurance, and patients is probably only going to become more complex under the affordable health care act, but here’s to small victories: doctors will retain the right to take on large insurers when their practices undermine the physicians’ capacity to provide timely and high quality medical care.

overview of depression and anxiety for primary care

May 24, 2013, Progress Notes

CDC: Mental Illness In Children Costs $247 Billion Annually

Yesterday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report (pdf) revealing that mental illness in America’s youngsters may cost as much as $247 billion a year and may affect up to one in five children. The report did not generate network television coverage. Instead, coverage appears primarily on wire sources and medical websites. Bloomberg News (5/17, Lopatto) reports, “Mental illness in children costs $247 billion annually, a figure increasing along with the number of kids hospitalized for mood disorders, substance abuse and other psychiatric disorders,” according to a report released May 17 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in a special supplement to the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. “As many as one in five children…
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