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Mysteries of Mental illness, a PBS documentary inspired by the work of Columbia Psychiatry Chairman Jeffrey A. Lieberman will premiere June 22-23 on PBS (9-11 pm EST).
Columbia study also finds people with schizophrenia, overall, have a 4.5-fold increased risk of dying from suicide.
Source:U.S. NewsJuly 19, 2021
Dr. Joshua Berman said electrical stimulation (ECT) seems to trigger the release of "neurotrophic" factors, which can help brain cells grow.
Source:NBC NewsJuly 16, 2021
“Our study provides further evidence that marijuana use is not effective in reducing nonmedical opioid use,” said study author Dr. Mark Olfson.
Source:TIMEJuly 13, 2021
“The biggest limiting factor in getting to remission from depression postpartum is access to care, period—and it is worse for people who don’t have financial resources,” says Dr. Catherine Monk.
Source:New York TimesJuly 9, 2021
Marijuana, Dr. Margaret Haney, said, “reduces reaction time and has other effects that would worsen performance.”
Source:Psychology TodayJune 29, 2021
This fall, anxious children and teens may resist leaving home in the morning, attending specific classes, or taking tests," writes Dr. Allison Winik.
Source:Scientific AmericanJune 22, 2021
“It’s pretty clear that the hair encodes part of your biological history in some way,” Dr. Martin Picard says.
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