Psychiatry and Behavior News
How to cope with panic attacks Yesterday Dr. Asim Shah gives his recommendations on recognizing the signs of a panic attack and relaxation strategies you can use if you are having one.
Ketamine-based nasal spray to treat depression Mar 12, 2019 A Baylor College of Medicine expert discusses the potential impact of the new ketamine-based treatment recently approved by the FDA, which is being marketed as the first fast-acting depression drug.
Baylor brings genetics conference on autism to Laredo Mar 7, 2019 On Saturday, March 23, Baylor College of Medicine will bring a community conference and resource fair to the Laredo area to provide an educational seminar and support materials for parents of children with autism and developmental disabilities.
Therapy available for victims of Hurricane Harvey Feb 28, 2019 Project HEART is offering free home-based tele-mental health services to adults ages 18 and up in the Golden Triangle region, which were severely impacted by Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath.
Researchers: tool can identify human trafficking victims Feb 19, 2019 Researchers report a screening tool designed specifically to assess for human trafficking was more likely to identify sexual and labor exploitation of youth than a commonly used psychosocial assessment.
Unexpected link found between feeding, memory brain areas Jan 22, 2019 The search for a mechanism that could explain how the protein complex NCOR1/2 regulates memory has revealed an unexpected connection between the feeding and the memory centers of the brain.
How to live your life to the fullest Jan 9, 2019 Dr. Karen Lawson gives her advice on what it can mean to live your life to its full potential.
Volunteers needed for Alzheimer’s research Dec 11, 2018 Researchers are seeking clinical trial volunteers for new Alzheimer’s disease prevention and treatment studies.
Researchers seek new approach for youth with autism, anxiety Nov 15, 2018 Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine are working on developing a flexible, parent-led cognitive-behavioral intervention for children with autism spectrum disorder and anxiety.
How to end an unhealthy relationship Nov 14, 2018 Our relationships with people are an essential part of life. But some relationships may be toxic, and Dr. Karen Lawson discusses the importance of being able to end an unhealthy relationship.