Psychiatry and Behavior News

Let kids dress to express themselves this Halloween Oct 3, 2017
Dr. Caroline Klemt discusses what families can do if their child chooses to dress in a costume that may not traditionally be worn for their gender.
How to beat the Sunday bluesSep 19, 2017
Have you ever felt sad or anxious on a Sunday night? As it turns out, you could be experiencing a common phenomenon known as the Sunday Night Blues.
Coping with Harvey and its aftermath Aug 31, 2017
While moving forward after a disaster like Harvey is difficult, Dr. Asim Shah has offered his advice on how to cope with these challenges.
How to set goals and actually achieve them Aug 22, 2017
Dr. Jin Han has some advice about how to set goals and focus on achieving them.
So you’ve been rejected: now how do you deal with it? Aug 16, 2017
With the school year starting soon, many students will be trying out for various sports teams and other activities, and while many will make these teams, others will not. Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale shares tips for coping with rejection at any age.
Expert discusses repercussions of helicopter parenting Aug 9, 2017
Dr. Karen Lawson explains the consequences that occur when a parent is overinvolved in a child or young person’s life.
Expert gives tips on how to prevent summer brain drainJul 6, 2017
Summer is a time when most students are able to relax and have fun away from the classroom, but it also can be a time when important lessons learned during the year are forgotten.
Expert discusses common OCD misconceptionsJun 27, 2017
Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale discusses common misconceptions about obsessive compulsive disorder and gives her advice on the best treatment options for OCD.
Mind and Body: Combining mental and physical health improves outcomes for primary care patientsJun 20, 2017
It is often thought that primary care clinics are only able to help with physical health challenges, but a new study shows that this may not be the case.
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.