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7 Things You Donít (But Should) Know About Geriatric Psychiatrists

The term 'geriatric psychiatrist' may not be as ubiquitous as a regular psychiatrist, but these specially-trained experts in elder mental health have a vital role to play in the coming decades, as Ame…

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Insomnia and Mental Illness

People with a mental illness like depression, anxiety, or bipolar disorder are more likely to suffer from insomnia or other sleep disorders. For these mental health related sleeping problems, insomnia…

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Going Off Antidepressants the Safe Way

Ready to stop taking your antidepressants? Don't throw out the pill bottle just yet. Going off your medication takes time. Learn more.…

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Evaluating Treatment Success with Depression

Depression relief is intangible. How does your doctor know how to assess it? Find out the questions he or she will ask.…

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Aspects of Spiritual Healing

By Daniel J. Benor, MD, Contributor to Energy Medicine on Allthingshealing.com Aspects of Spiritual Healing and the Spiritualization of Matter ~ Part One Editor's Note: This is Part 1 of 2 In o…

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Do Shrink Parents Warp Their Children Any More Than Non-Shrink Parents Do?

In my extended family there exist a few psychological professionals ("shrinks" as they are commonly, and affectionately, termed) and they all have children Ė for better or for worse. I remember one su…

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Bad Apples and Good Parents: Can Decent People Raise Indecent Children?

I have known so many parents in my life that repeatedly, and habitually, take credit for their children's good behavior and achievements in life. I have a somewhat contrary view of assuming the acclai…

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