Psychological Disorders: News & Information Document List
Updated/Revised Date: 2015-11-30
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Although some of these documents from our Psychological Disorders category may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted below by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created.
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List of Psychological Disorders Publications:
Studies suggest mental health struggles in early life can lead to poorer physical health and advanced aging in adulthood.
The more time teenagers spend on smartphones and other electronic screens, the more likely they are to feel depressed and think about, or attempt, suicide.
Study shows teenagers with severe antisocial behaviour have difficulty recognising facial expressions and look less at parts of the face, such as the eyes, when viewing faces.
Research reveals loneliness and social isolation may represent greater public health hazard than obesity, and their impact has been growing and will continue to grow.
Silently talking to yourself in the third person during stressful times may help you control emotions without any additional mental effort.
Psychologists and psychiatrists outline new diagnostic model for mental illness and how these illnesses are classified and diagnosed.
Metacognitive therapy, means working with a patients thoughts and their reactions and beliefs about those thoughts by addressing their rumination and worry about how they function in social situations.
Context processing problems could explain symptoms and brain imaging findings, and integrate and improve on earlier models.
When a veteran files claim for PTSD the VA will require the veteran undergo a Compensation and Pension Examination to verify PTSD diagnosis assess severity of symptoms, and determine if the condition is related to service.
MRI map of teenage brains provides evidence of link between antisocial behavior and brain development.
Research study on why many people end cognitive behavioral therapy before end of recommended course of treatment.
Some physical diseases are thought to be especially prone to be worsened by mental factors such as anxiety and stress. Examples include eczema, psoriasis, high blood pressure, ulcers and heart disease.
Details the stigma of being declared mentally ill or mentally incompetent and its most recent evidence, Germanwings flight 9525.
Information regarding psychosis, a serious mental disorder characterized by emotions and thinking that has lost contact with reality.
Study on evaluating how anger at God may be related to how people view the cause of their own moral transgressions.
Costs for treating patients with conditions accompanied by mental illnesses and addictions higher than those without these disorders.
Research shows state and federal prisoners are not receiving treatment for mental health conditions.
Resilience, satisfaction with life and grateful disposition may shield police from symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after natural disaster.
Difference between people with mental illness incarcerated for crime and those declared not criminally responsible and hospitalized at psychiatric institution.
Sociopaths display antisocial behavior characterized by lack of empathy towards others, displays of abnormal moral conduct and inability to conform with normal society.
Borderline Personality Disorder is a form of mental illness characterized by instability in moods self-image behavior and relationships.
Lack of sunlight during winter months can cause subtype of depression called Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), where episodes of depression occur during the same time every year.
New research shows that the season you are born has a significant impact on your risk of developing mood disorders.
According to a study most offenders with mental illness symptoms did not display a pattern of crime over their lifetime.
Researchers studied mechanisms of focusing away from emotion during recollection of personal negative emotional memories like how sad you were or how embarrassed you felt.
Information relating to people with Asperger's Syndrome and their self-esteem a disposition that represents their judgments of their own worthiness.
Study reveals females with a severe mental health related disability more likely to have been a victim of partner violence.
Study reveals private contractors who worked in conflict environments report suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and depression more often than military personnel.
Article looks at Narcissistic Personality Disorder in particular bullies and people with Aspergers Syndrome.
The psychological understanding of PTSD is that it represents a failure on the part of an individual to process their experience of fear.
Mental health is a fluid state with untreated illness and disability at one end of the spectrum, and recovery and complete mental well-being at the other end..
Online toolkit and paper for advocates and policymakers to facilitate closure of state run institutions and meet needs of people with disabilities as they transition into the community.
Research in regards to psychiatric epidemiology has demonstrated that mental health disorders are common in America.
The majority of people with mental health disabilities face unreasonable barriers related to finding work or attending school..
Study indicates proposed changes to the diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder will not substantially affect number of people who meet criteria for the disorder.
Conditions covered by Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) includes many debilitating mental disorders.
Reducing stigma associated with adolescent mental illness is essential step toward increasing number of teenagers who seek help they need.
Body dysmorphic disorder is when a person worries about their appearance and is concerned with something that is not present.
Excessive workplace stress has potential to interfere with a persons productivity and have an impact on emotional and physical health.
Negative thinking is a red flag for clinical depression stopping such thoughts early can save millions of people from mental illness.
Children having difficulty getting dressed, playing with certain types of games, drawing, copying from the board in school and typing at the computer could be suffering from developmental coordination disorder (DCD).
Almost half of adults in America have reported feeling more highly stressed than they did a year ago.
The prevalence of self reported mental health disabilities increased in America among non elderly adults during the last decade.
Study finds visits to doctors has risen 26 percent among workers in high stress jobs.
Mental health experts are calling for a greater world focus on improving access to care and treatment for mental neurological and substance use disorders.
Parents and teachers concerned about a childs mental health and development can get immediate answers from an online screening with Project SKIP.
PTSD can hinder emotional physical and functional recovery following orthopaedic treatment.
As many as 6 percent of all children suffer from Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) having a difficult time playing sports and staying organized at school.
Psychological distress and risk of long term disability population based longitudinal study.
People with mental health disabilities often find themselves with no source of income home transportation and no way to get to the services they need.
This form of bipolar disorder is difficult to diagnose because its sufferers often are highly functioning and extremely productive.
Study identifies a previously unrecognized susceptibility factor for bipolar disorder.
To better treat PTSD a study examined which problems associated with PTSD actually correspond to lower quality of life.
A new study in Biological Psychiatry implicates a brain protein called Piccolo in the risk for inheriting bipolar disorder.
Seasonal affective disorder or SAD is a form of depression which can include increased sleepiness sapped energy social withdrawal and apathy or disinterest.
When filing for Disability benefits for Major Depression you must understand what information the Social Security Administration considers.
Post-traumatic stress disorder can affect soldiers after combat or ordinary people who have undergone harrowing experiences.
Majority of Americans remain unaware of a law mandating equal coverage of mental health benefits by insurance companies.
Data shows positive emotions may be a powerful antidote to stress pain and illness.
Many people experience fatigue when seasons change and the weather cools.
Gauge your emotional well-being by taking a free anonymous mental health self-assessment.
Injecting calming drugs into the brain within five hours of a traumatic event.
Students at the University at Buffalo are exploring the history of mental illness in American culture.
Positive adult interactions during childhood can guard against personality disorders later in life.
Prevalence data on a broad range of mental disorders in a nationally representative sample of U.S. adolescents.
Correlation between childhood adversity and exaggerated inflammatory response to stress among seemingly healthy people.
If staff and relatives make a diary for patients featuring information about their stay and accompanied by photographs PTSD rates can be significantly reduced.
Study examines association between urban living and psychotic disorders.
Schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders are a chronic and often disabling condition.
Narcissistic heterosexual men target their hostility primarily at heterosexual women but lesbians are seen favorably.
Antisocial personality disorder involves psychiatric conditions where a person demonstrates a pattern of exploiting manipulating or violating the rights of others.
MDMA also known as Ecstasy may one day offer hope for individuals with post traumatic stress disorder PTSD.
Soldiers with brain injuries at higher risk of epilepsy decades later.
A child with Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) argues with adults parents teachers, has to have last say, does not listen or obey rules.
Adolescent cyberbullies and their victims may have physical, mental health problems.
Information on bad adolescent behavior conduct disorder or juvenile delinquency in teens and youth.
Biological marker in the brains of those exhibiting post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Information on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) a form of anxiety disorder that may happen if a person has experienced a traumatic event.
Psychological well being was associated with post trauma stories that were high in closure.
Psychological and emotional health is feeling that all is well with your world that you are able to cope with whatever life brings your way.
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