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Columbia Psychiatry study paves the way for treatment techniques to help people adapt to the loss of a loved one.
Findings from the Columbia database help dispel the myth that having a severe psychiatric illness is predictive of who will perpetrate mass murder.
Five-year Columbia clinical trial indicates rapid cognitive shift diminishes suicidal thoughts, independently of improvement in depressive symptoms
Source:U.S. NewsDecember 17, 2019
"Considering the high risk of suicide after nonfatal opioid overdose, this information could be especially valuable in suicide prevention efforts," Dr. Mark Olfson said.
Source:Daily MailDecember 17, 2019
'It's likely that the increasing use of illicit fentanyl has contributed to the rapid increase in unintentional opioid overdose deaths,' explained Dr Mark Olfson.
- December 17, 2019
Opioid-related suicides account for only 4% of opioid-related deaths, far below previous estimates of 20% to 30%, a new study from Columbia University has found.
Source:Wall Street JournalDecember 2, 2019
Dr. Katherine Shear has developed a 16-session treatment for complicated grief that focuses on helping the person accept the loss and find possibilities for pleasure.
- November 8, 2019
Dr. J. John Mann of Columbia University breaks down some of the key takeaways of this paper regarding the relationship between 922 prescription drugs and 43,978 suicidal events.
Source:TIMEOctober 24, 2019
“We have typically worked on the development or implementation of more complex treatments for suicidal people,” says Dr. Barbara Stanley.
- September 20, 2019
Drs. Alex Canetti and Ali Mattu discuss the relationship between anxiety and risk for suicide.
Source:NPRSeptember 13, 2019
Dr. Madelyn Gould hopes that the new hotline will encourage more people to call before they start feeling suicidal.
Source:MedscapeSeptember 12, 2019
"We've known that there's a strong association between gender minority stress and poor health outcomes," Dr. William Byne said. "This just makes it a little bit more concrete."