Psychiatry and Behavior News

Ketamine found to have rapid antidepressant effectsAug 28, 2013
Baylor led study confirms that ketamine has robust and rapid antidepressant effects.
Start of school year doesn’t have to be stressfulAug 9, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine doctor offers tips on how to help your child cope with the start of the school year.
Preparations help children, parents transition into new school yearAug 9, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine expert offers tips to cut down on stress in the new school year for parents.
Volunteers needed for PTSD, depression studiesMay 20, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine researchers are seeking volunteers for a study about the effectiveness of a new drug for the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in women and a study about the efficacy of a medication in Treatment Resistant Depression.
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.