Tests showed that children learned the same amount of subject-area and vocabulary content whether they were taking extended-release...
Prepandemic survey finds that 24% of these adolescents had thought about or planned suicide – more than Whites, Blacks, and Hispanics.
From the Journals
The researchers recommend implementing trauma-informed care, assessing and addressing suicidality and self-injury, and prioritizing therapies that...
A study of sleep and drinking habits in young adults identified a relationship between shorter sleep times and greater alcohol consumption.
“We don’t know if these effects will result in any longer-term issues,” but longer-term observation “may help us understand this.”
Study results showed neighborhood poverty was associated with reduced hippocampal volume, even after controlling for several confounders.
Clinicians may be aware that transgender youth face stigma, discrimination, and bullying; they may not be aware that trans youth are also the...
Shrink Rap News
There is no psychiatric diagnosis that includes the symptom of shooting strangers, or shooting children.
Anger, hatred, racism, and evil may be ailments of the soul, but they are not mental illnesses.
While parents may be inclined to baby the kids after the violence, it’s important to maintain routines.
But psychiatrists are gaining more insight into the condition also known as Internet gaming disorder.