Psychiatry

How to Spot a Sociopath: The 13 Horrifying Symptoms

Sociopaths tend to have lots of scary traits in common.<p>Gordon Gekko from <i>Wall Street</i>, Don Draper from <i>Mad Men,</i> and Frank Underwood from <i>House of Cards</i> are all charming, manipulative people who totally lack a social conscience and exploit other people for their own gain. In other words, they're …

Health

Donald Trump’s Mental Health Getting Worse And Now ‘Unable To Tolerate Reality,’ Says Yale Psychiatrist

Bandy Lee claims that White House officials have reached out to her with their concerns about Trump.<p>Donald Trump’s mental health is getting worse and …

Donald Trump

Scientists detected early warning signs of psychosis

Psychosis is a severe mental disorder in which thought and emotions are so impaired that contact is lost with external reality. A new study by the …

Nature Communications

N.J. sheriff resigns after audio of him making racist remarks was released

NEW JERSEY<p>Sheriff resigns after racist remarks leaked<p>The sheriff of New Jersey’s most populous county resigned Friday following calls for him to step down after the publication of an audio recording in which he made racist remarks about black people as well as the state’s Sikh attorney …

New Jersey

Study Shows Octopuses Given Ecstasy Get All Cuddly

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> Facebook Twitter <b><br>(CBS Local)</b> — Get an octopus high on ecstasy and the usually solitary creature becomes a lot more social, says …

Johns Hopkins University

Des Moines psychiatrist who ran for Congress surrenders his medical license and retires

CLOSE<p>Here's how to use the Iowa Board of Medicine website to see if a specific doctor has ever been disciplined for violating state rules.<p>A Des …

Des Moines

3 babies stabbed in New York City daycare center

NEW YORK - A female worker stabbed three babies, two of whom are less than a month old, at a home-based daycare center in New York City on Friday …

New York City

Socialite Daisy Boyd sent photo of her snorting cocaine to another psychiatric patient hours before she killed herself

A SOCIALITE sent pictures of herself snorting cocaine to another patient hours before she killed herself in a private psychiatric hospital, an …

Psychiatric Hospitals

Machine Learning Helps Forecast Schizophrenia Treatment Results

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that affects more than 3 million people in the US alone. It’s a serious condition, that as of yet, has no cure. …

Machine Learning

Psychiatric News

<i>PsychoPharm</i> is a bimonthly enewsletter that provides you with latest news and information on the use of medication to treat psychiatric</i> …

American Psychiatric Association

Man charged in Chinatown attack on 91-year-old man placed on psychiatric hold

A man charged with attacking a 91-year-old man in Chinatown is being held without bail and placed on a psychiatric hold at a local hospital.<p>Alexander …

Chinatown

Serving soldier admits grievous bodily harm on a child who suffered a fractured leg and collapsed lungs

A serving soldier has admitted grievous bodily harm on a child who suffered a fractured leg and two collapsed lungs.<p>Thomas Philip Higgins pleaded …

Emergency Medicine

Evidence doesn’t support the positive opinions favouring medicinal dagga

Related Links<p>Research has shown that 9% of individuals who experiment with dagga will become addicted to it. This number increases to one in six when …

News (South Africa)

Psychiatric hospital coming to Spokane

A new 100-bed psychiatric hospital is coming to Spokane.<p>The Inland Northwest Behavioral Health hospital, which opens to patients in October, will …

Mental Disorders

Machine learning-guided intervention trials to predict treatment response at an individual patient level: an important second step following randomized clinical trials

1.<p>Cao B, Cho RY, Chen D, Xiu M, Wang L, Soares JC, et al. Treatment response prediction and individualized identification of first-episode drug-naïve …

Machine Learning

Cochrane Collaboration expels co-founder splitting board and prompting walkout

The Cochrane Collaboration, a highly respected international medical research organisation that conducts systematic reviews and guides clinical …

Cochrane

Construction of Suicide Net Begins on Golden Gate Bridge

Seventy-nine years after the first call to action to erect a barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, construction on a suicide deterrent …

San Francisco

Federal judge in Akron no longer ordered to undergo psychiatric examination

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A disciplinary panel for the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is no longer pushing a federal judge in Akron to undergo a mental …

Judiciary

Dissent Is No Longer Permissible In The West. Will Russia Notice?

A French Court has ordered a psychiatric exam of opposition leader Marine Le Pen.<p>So much for Western “democracy.” Nothing is less welcomed in the …

Foreign Policy

Memory and cognition in schizophrenia

1.<p>Bora E, Yucel M, Pantelis C. Cognitive impairment in schizophrenia and affective psychoses: implications for DSM-V criteria and beyond. Schizophr …

Schizophrenia

Psychiatry Online

Patient Story: Schizophrenia<p>Myles was a 20 year-old man who was brought to the emergency room by the campus police of the college from which he had …

Autism Spectrum

Hospitalized inmate’s family claims Sheriff’s Office mishandled transport

SAN JOSE — The family of a mentally ill inmate hospitalized last month after repeatedly hitting his head against the side of a jail transport van is …

San Jose

More than 300 applications for job with no pay

University of Hasselt to introduce 12 new courses to supply new industries<p>The University of Hasselt has plans to add 12 new courses over the next ten …

Belgium

Methylome-wide association findings for major depressive disorder overlap in blood and brain and replicate in independent brain samples

1.<p>Judd LL. The clinical course of unipolar major depressive disorders. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1997;54:989–91.<p>2.<p>Lopez AD, Mathers CD, Ezzati M, Jamison …

Methylation

APA Awarded CMS Funding to Develop Quality Measures

Sep 21, 2018<p><b>Washington, D.C.–</b> The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has been awarded funding to develop mental health and substance use quality …

American Psychiatric Association

Exclusive 'The Dead Center' Clip Brings Someone Back from the Dead

<b>The Dead Center</b> is a horror film starring none other than <b>Shane Carruth</b>, of <i>Primer</i> and <i>Upstream Color</i> acclaim. Carruth plays a doctor in a psychiatric …

Psychiatric Hospitals

Lloyds to open second EU subsidiary in Luxembourg

ANDY RAIN<p>Click for full view<p>A picture made available on 29 April 2013 shows a Lloyd's TSB bank branch in London, Britain, 29 April 2013.<p>Author<p>By …

European News

France's Marine Le Pen Ordered to Undergo Psychiatric Tests Over Graphic Tweets

French far-right politician Marine Le Pen expressed indignation Thursday over a court-ordered psychiatric evaluation in response to photos she …

World News

Study Connects Sleep Apnea with Multiple Psychiatric Disorders in Men

Text size: research<p>Sleep Condition Is More Likely in Male Military Veterans Who Have Both PTSD, Mood Disorders<p>Sept. 20, 2018<p>Male military veterans …

Mental Health

Shortage of pediatric psychiatrists in WNY

ERIE CO., N.Y. - Michael Ranney, the Commissioner of Mental Health in Erie County, admits the new Children's Mental Health Clinic of WNY in Niagara …

Mental Health