Psychiatry and Behavior News

Defeat fear of flying with behavior therapyApr 30, 2013
People who are afraid of flying often think too much about the possibility of the negative rather than the probability, which is very low.
Fifth Annual Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry honors Dr. Helen MaybergApr 8, 2013
Dr. Helen Mayberg, expert in depression, will also present grand rounds in April 17.
Disconnect from technology to 'reconnect' on Valentine's DayFeb 11, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine experts say disconnecting from technology can help couples reconnect with each other.
Annual Compassion and the Art of Medicine series begins at BCMAug 8, 2012
The series, directed by Dr. Kenya Steele, is free and open to the public.
Parents needed for online survey on TV viewingJul 18, 2012
Parents who complete the survey will be entered into a raffle to win a $100 gift card.
Psychiatry award recipient to present lecture on dialectical behavior therapyApr 17, 2012
Dr. Marsha M. Linehan will receive 2012 Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry, present grand rounds April 25.
Responsibility reigns in Spring Break revelryMar 8, 2012
Know the signs of alcohol poisoning and when it's time to seek professional help.
Active video games don't necessarily increase physical activity in childrenFeb 27, 2012
BCM study finds giving kids active video games will not result in an increase in physical activity.
Physical activity can have immediate impactJan 5, 2012
Want a quick pick me up? Choose exercise.
Hectic holidays can raise spirits of chronically ill childDec 16, 2011
Holiday season can offer an emotional boost for chronically ill children who get to see family and loved ones.