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Today’s guest post is by Ken Myers, owner of GoNannies, a nationally known nanny recruiting website. He discusses his personal experiences with a therapist who was not very helpful, and contrasts it... Read Full Post
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From: http://www.opensecrets.org/lobby/indusclient.php?id=H04&year=aIt’s no surprise that American corporations spend billions of dollars each year on lobbying government, trying to gain... Read Full Post
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Have you seen them? The brand new, direct to consumer (DTC), ads touting the drug Latuda for bipolar depression? The drug company just received the indication for this purpose a very short time ago,... Read Full Post
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I have been studying the families-of-origin of patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) since the the late 1970’s. As readers of this blog already know, I discovered that the biggest... Read Full Post
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The following study was published online in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry on February 5, 2014:“Childhood Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms Are... Read Full Post
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“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; the courage to change the things I can;and the wisdom to know the difference” ~ The Serenity PrayerThe latest fad in both... Read Full Post
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Cherry picking: pointing to individual cases or data that seem to confirm a particular position, while ignoring a significant portion of related cases or data that may contradict that positionIn part... Read Full Post
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On October 18, 2013, John Gunderson, perhaps the most internationally recognized expert on borderline personality disorder (BPD), wrote a piece in the American Psychiatric Association’s... Read Full Post
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The intriguing headline Physical Punishment Tied to Aggression, Hyperactivity headed a report by Reuters Health Information dated January 17, 2014.  The report summarized a study... Read Full Post
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“Can a valid diagnosis be arrived at if laboratory tests are not available? Of course it can. Total reliance on on lab tests to the exclusion of other factors when seeking validity is not science but... Read Full Post

 
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