Psychiatry and Behavior News

Expert offers tips on dealing with post-graduation anxiety May 11, 2017
Baylor College of Medicine’s Dr. Karen Lawson offers her tips on how to successfully transition to a postcollege life.
Expert discusses the use of online therapy sitesApr 11, 2017
Baylor College of Medicine's Dr. John Oldham cautions that online therapists and therapy websites may not be as beneficial as they seem.
Alexander Award in Psychiatry honors Dr. Thomas InselApr 10, 2017
Dr. Thomas Insel, a distinguished neuroscientist and psychiatrist and leader of the mental health team at the life sciences research organization Verily, will receive this year’s Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry.
Landmark autism genetic study seeking participantsMar 28, 2017
Families affected by autism are invited to a special on-site registration and data collection event for the nation’s largest-ever autism research study. 
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.