Psychiatry and Behavior News

Baylor faculty honored for excellence in teaching, educationMay 26, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine faculty members selected as outstanding educators for 2016 were honored at the Medical Education Awards Ceremony.
Largest-ever U.S. autism research study underwayApr 21, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital are part of an autism research initiative to advance the understanding of the causes of this condition.
Eighth Annual Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry honors Dr. Richard KoganMar 29, 2016
Dr. Richard Kogan, clinical professor of psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College and artistic director of the Weill Cornell Music and Medicine Program, will receive this year’s Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – or is it? Coping advice from an expertDec 21, 2015
Holidays are infrequent occasions, and they bring people face-to-face with problems or circumstances not normally encountered during the rest of the year. Dr. James Bray offers advice to reduce stress.
Volunteers needed for study on depression and gut functionDec 11, 2015
Baylor College of Medicine is recruiting volunteers for a study to understand how depression and gut function may be related in youth.
Avoid ripple effect of airport stress by planning ahead this holiday seasonNov 19, 2015
Avoid ripple effect of airport stress by planning ahead this holiday season
Don’t drink and shop during the holidays Nov 12, 2015
Dr. Kristin Kassaw discourages drinking and shopping this holiday season.
Physical ailments often confused with behavioral issuesAug 28, 2015
For some children a health problem could be to blame for acting up in class or even a drop in grades. Our experts say what might look like a behavioral issue could actually be a sign of hearing loss, sleep apnea or a voice problem.
Tips help students make successful college transitionAug 20, 2015
Back-to-school takes on new meaning for students heading off to college, and our experts offer some helpful tips to help with the new transition.
Anxious? Put down the caffeineJul 8, 2015
While caffeine may help you stay alert in the short term, it is a well-known cause for excessive anxiety according to our experts.