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A study published in Schizophrenia Bulletin compared two contemporary approaches to linking housing and mental health services. In the integrated housing program, case management and housing services... Read Full Post
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Aruna Shanbaug had her entire life ahead of her. A pretty, vibrant 25-year old nurse, she was working at the King Edward Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, India and planning her wedding to a physician who... Read Full Post
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Continued from Part 2 The exact circumstances of Alan Turing's death remain a mystery. A cleaner found him in his home on June 8 and an autopsy determined that he had died of cyanide poisoning. A... Read Full Post
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The failure of offenders to complete psychological treatment can pose significant concerns, including increased risk for recidivism. Although a large literature identifying predictors of offender... Read Full Post
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A twenty-year old Lake Cherokee, Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for her role in the gruesome assault and beating death of her thirteen-month old daughter. Jesseca... Read Full Post
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Continued from Part 1 While the first Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-1) was only released that year, the classification of homosexuality as a mental disorder was already... Read Full Post
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Research has consistently shown that abrupt changes in our personal and social life can have a disruptive impact on emotional health. While positive life changes such as marriage can aid in recovery... Read Full Post
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The following is a guest post by Allison Gamble. You can read more of Allison's posts at forensicpsychology.net. If you were to set foot inside the walls of San Pedro prison, you’d see that it’s... Read Full Post
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When Alan Turing's house was burglarized on January 23, 1952, it didn't seem all that serious. As Turing himself would later write in a lettter to a colleague: I have just had my house broken... Read Full Post
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Socioeconomic disparities in pain may be attributable to both greater frequency in stressful financial events as well as greater vulnerability to economic hardship for those at the lower end of the... Read Full Post

 
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