Psychiatry and Behavior News

Expert discusses the science of commitment Feb 13, 2017
Dr. James Bray offers tips for maintaining a successful relationship. 
Expert explains importance of respecting other cultures Jan 30, 2017
Dr. Asim Shah offers tips on how people can learn more about different cultures.
Bipolar disorder and epilepsy linked to turning down an inhibitory switch in brain circuits Jan 3, 2017
Researchers have shown a link between epilepsy and how a gene associated with bipolar disorder controls the balance between brain excitation and inhibition.
Expert cautions reality television love might not be so real Jan 3, 2017
While millions of people tune in to watch love unfold on reality TV, Dr. James Bray cautions that these relationships may not be as real as they seem.
For children with autism, the holidays take planning and communicationDec 15, 2016
Keys to success during the holiday season for families of children with autism spectrum disorder are advance communication and planning.
Expert offers tips on coping with divorce during the holidays Dec 12, 2016
Dr. James Bray offers his tips on how to cope with divorce so families can enjoy the holidays.
Study to investigate connection between antibiotic use and autism symptomsDec 1, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine is launching a study that will investigate why some children with autism spectrum disorder experience changes in their autism symptoms when taking antibiotics.
Expert offers tips on managing anxiety during crowded holiday shopping Nov 30, 2016
Dr. John Oldham offers his tips on how to manage anxiety in large holiday shopping crowds.
Expert offers tips on how to manage election season stress Nov 1, 2016
Dr. Asim Shah warns that worrying about politics can lead to election stress disorder and offers tips on how to manage election season stress.
Meet the new experts at this year’s Update on Alzheimer’s lectureOct 27, 2016
The annual “Update on Alzheimer’s Disease” lecture will feature two new directors from the Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center at Baylor College of Medicine.