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Interview David Dossetor, child psychiatrist

David Dossetor (Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney) talks about psychiatric diagnoses and medication in an interdisciplinary context. Important in his v...
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Prenatal Exposure to Antidepressants and Risk of Autism | MGH ...

The Swedish study is a case-control study where 4429 cases of autism spectrum disorder (1828 with and 2601 without intellectual disability) and 43,277 age- and sex-matched controls (without ASD) were identified.
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Mental health problems to be solved through “Every Woman Every Child” project - Thailand National News Bureau

Mental health problems to be solved through “Every Woman Every Child” project - Thailand National News Bureau | Mental health | Scoop.it
Mental health problems to be solved through “Every Woman Every Child” project Thailand National News Bureau According to Deputy Public Health Minister Dr.
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Time to review your ADA policy: DSM-5 revisions could mean new requests for ... - Lexology (registration)

Time to review your ADA policy: DSM-5 revisions could mean new requests for ...
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QSAC Blog: Repetitive Self-injurious behaviors (RSIBs) and Autism

QSAC Blog: Repetitive Self-injurious behaviors (RSIBs) and Autism | Mental health | Scoop.it
According to Davies and Oliver's study (2013), repetitive self-injurious behaviors and aggressive behaviors are the most prevalent challenging behaviors among individuals with intellectual disabilities (especially those who score in the severe ...
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Clinician360 for Doctors by Doctors - Specialist Consultant

Clinician360 for Doctors by Doctors - Specialist Consultant | Mental health | Scoop.it
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD); Autism Spectrum Disorders; Intellectual disabilities. Adult ADHD: Estimated prevalence of adult ADHD is 4.4%; This condition is frequently associated with other mental disorders (e.g.
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Quest For Housing: Nova Scotia Parents Demand Better For Their Sons - Huffington Post Canada

Quest For Housing: Nova Scotia Parents Demand Better For Their Sons - Huffington Post Canada | Mental health | Scoop.it
Quest For Housing: Nova Scotia Parents Demand Better For Their Sons Huffington Post Canada Still, she considers the facility a part of the deinstitutionalization movement, which promotes the transfer of those with intellectual disabilities from...
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Three Myths About Autism | Psychology Today

Think for a moment about the disaster that has occurred elsewhere in psychiatry, with “depression” presented as a single, scalable disease, and “schizophrenia” another (Shorter E., 2013). ... Autism is quite comparable.
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Facing Autism in New Brunswick: Autism Speaks Joins Drake And J ...

Facing Autism in New Brunswick: Autism Speaks Joins Drake And J ... | Mental health | Scoop.it
Autism Speaks Joins Drake And J.Cole In Insulting 40% With Autism AND Intellectual Disability. Autism Speaks has joined rappers Drake and J.
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The Healthy Debate About Mental Health - Huffington Post

MarketWatch The Healthy Debate About Mental Health Huffington Post It turns out that the same CNV can be a cause of multiple neuropsychiatric conditions including autism, schizophrenia, intellectual disability, ADHD, and mood disorders.
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Wait lists described as devastating for disabled children, families - Montreal Gazette

Montreal Gazette Wait lists described as devastating for disabled children, families Montreal Gazette Emergencies happen daily in Montreal, Moxness said: “A mother will break down in tears and say: 'I can't do it anymore, my husband is depressed,...
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Current Progress and Challenges in the Search for Autism Biomarkers

Current Progress and Challenges in the Search for Autism Biomarkers | Mental health | Scoop.it
The core clinical manifestations of autism consist of deficits of social communication, language impairments, and repetitive-restrictive behaviors. Comorbid conditions such as intellectual disability, epilepsy, anxiety, and depression are ...
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1 Mission.: Mental Illness in the Developing World

1 Mission.: Mental Illness in the Developing World | Mental health | Scoop.it
If you think about it, mental illness can affect anyone at any time in their life. As Patel discusses mental illness can affect you at any age: "from autism and intellectual disability in childhood, through to depression and anxiety, ...
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Inspirational Stories from ACE at University College Cork | University ...

In adulthood, Neilson received psychiatric care for depression and anxiety, and was once commandeered by two security guards in a hospital because he reacted aggressively to a doctor's unexpected touch.
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"Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy" to Treat Autism

"Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy" to Treat Autism | Mental health | Scoop.it
As the child feels worse about himself and becomes more anxious and depressed – he performs worse, socially and intellectually. Thus, the best treatment for Aspergers children and teens is, without a doubt, ...
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Maternal antidepressant use in pregnancy may be associated with a ...

Maternal antidepressant use in pregnancy may be associated with a ... | Mental health | Scoop.it
A possible genetic relationship between autism and depression was also investigated by looking at parental depression rates. Methods.
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Mental health issues garner SBC attention | The Pathway

Mental health issues garner SBC attention | The Pathway | Mental health | Scoop.it
The resolution identified such mental health issues as autism disorders, intellectual disability, mental health conditions like schizophrenia, clinical depression, anxiety orders, bipolar disorders and diseases of the aged ...
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Post-DSM tristesse: the reception of DSM-5 - OUPblog (blog)

Post-DSM tristesse: the reception of DSM-5 - OUPblog (blog) | Mental health | Scoop.it
OUPblog (blog) Post-DSM tristesse: the reception of DSM-5 OUPblog (blog) But now the thing's here, and people have been opening the massive volume — where descriptions of depression are repeated almost verbatim seven times!
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