mental illness

Friday Roundup – Smoking and Mental Health, Police Officer Training in Mental Illness, and Religion Protects Against Depression

This week’s roundup highlights the disparity in smoking cessation between people with and without mental illnesses, how the police are being trained to treat mentally ill individuals, and how religion and spirituality can protect the brain from depression.

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Friday Roundup – High-5 to DSM-5, Gangs Need Love Too, New Diagnostic Device for ADHD, and Don’t Retire Just Yet

This week’s articles highlight the positive reception of the DSM-5, the prevalence of mental illness among gang members, a new diagnostic tool for ADHD in children, retirement and its relationship to Alzheimer’s, and recovery assessment tools to measure patient change.

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