Former mental health czar mocks traditional psychotherapy

When one of America’s leading psychiatrists expresses a deep contempt for depth… Psychotherapyespecially when this criticism is misleading and outdated, it should concern us all. Dr. Tom Insel directed the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) from 2002 to 2015. Formerly a Psychological researcher”at the cellular level“study medicines and Neurology. glide admit That NIMH, under … Read more

Mental health problems have grown, especially among teenage girls

Comment on this story Suspension The American Academy of Pediatrics recently declared a national emergency in child and adolescent mental health, such as rates of depression, anxiety, self-harm, and suicidal thoughts. soared during the pandemic. But young people’s mental health had been deteriorating for some time before the pandemic, psychologists like myself have noted at … Read more

As waiting for mental help increases, suicide attempts continue to rise

Demand for mental health services that peaked during the pandemic has remained stubbornly high, causing waiting lists to increase and patients to fall into Maine hospital emergency rooms. Before COVID-19, Mainers may wait weeks to see a behavioral health specialist. Now waiting lists are months long, said Dr. Anthony Ng, medical director for community services … Read more

Levi Strauss & Company raises standards on how companies support employee mental health

Chip Berg, President and CEO of Levis Strauss & Co. , in the middle, and Harmeet Singh, … [+] Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Levi Strauss & Co, center left, rings the opening bell during the company’s initial public offering (IPO) on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New … Read more

Day 818 by Brody Stevens is a reminder of the mental difficulties comedians still face

Comedian Brody Stevens was found hanged on February 22, 2019, dead at the age of 48, and the impact on the comedian community was immediate. Comedy clubs and festivals across the country felt a greater responsibility to promote mental health resources. The topic of depression turned from an on-stage joke to a serious conversation offstage. … Read more

Peer Listening App HearMe partners with Ingenovis Health to provide nurses with immediate mental health support

The HearMe pilot is the first peer-to-peer mental health benefit Supporting nurses by nurses New YorkAnd the August 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/- listen to mea leading mobile application providing on-demand, text-based emotional wellness and peer support, in partnership with Enginenovice Health To provide a first-of-its-kind staffing feature that provides travel nurses with complimentary access to around-the-clock … Read more