“Excitement and Concerns About Therapies Using Psychedelics” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Excitement and Concerns About Therapies Using Psychedelics Psychedelics may have therapeutic value for people with certain psychiatric disorders. But are the individual and societal risks worth it? 2) What to do (and carry with you) to cope with a panic attack When … More “Excitement and Concerns About Therapies Using Psychedelics” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

“With Suicide Rates on Rise, Can Therapy Apps Help?” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) With Suicide Rates on Rise, Can Therapy Apps Help? Dozens of technology companies have created apps and websites that market text, voice or video chat therapy for people seeking help with spells of depression, anxiety or other mental anguish. Other apps expand … More “With Suicide Rates on Rise, Can Therapy Apps Help?” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

“Why We Think That Everything Happens for a Reason” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

Hello everyone! I hope you had a nice weekend and ready for the week ahead. I hope you are excited for last 4 matches of FIFA World Cup as I am. With that said, lets start our Best 5 Reads. 1) Why We Think That Everything Happens for a Reason Our brains connect dots and … More “Why We Think That Everything Happens for a Reason” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

“Psychiatric Disorders Share Underlying Genetic Patterns” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

Hello everyone and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets start! 1) Psychiatric Disorders Share Underlying Genetic Patterns Researchers analyzed genetic data from nearly a million people and discovered genetic overlap between psychiatric illnesses. 2) Using Telehealth to Enhance Access to Evidence-Based Care Findings suggest that telemental health is not only effective for … More “Psychiatric Disorders Share Underlying Genetic Patterns” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

“Antidepressant Weight-Gain Risk May Be Greater Over Time” AND more on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

1) Antidepressant Weight-Gain Risk May Be Greater Over Time A new study confirms increased risk for weight gain with antidepressant therapy — while also noting that the risk is greatest in the second and third year of treatment. 2) New Dimensions in Psychopathy: Are There Cultural Differences in Psychopaths? A psychopath is a psychopath is … More “Antidepressant Weight-Gain Risk May Be Greater Over Time” AND more on Best 5 Tuesday Reads