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November 27

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: Providers- looking for #PTSD resources for specific populations like children, older adults, or families? Explore these r…

November 26

RT @PsychCentral: Physical Activity May Ward Off New Episodes of Depression https://t.co/euzxLOsokc #AssessmentandDiagnosis

November 26

RT @PsychCentral: Anorexia Nervosa Comes in All Sizes, Including Plus Size https://t.co/KQjnBv6bqu #Anorexia

November 26

RT @NIHDirector: Giving thanks this #Thanksgiving for food, family, and #biomedicalresearch. This brief video offers just a sampling of the…

November 18

RT @PsychToday: How to be supportive when somebody close to you is grieving: what to say, what not to say, and how to say it https://t.co/Q…

November 18

RT @NIMHgov: NIMH researchers found side effects mild, brief with single antidepressant dose of intravenous ketamine: https://t.co/ohtPcLo5…

November 18

RT @PsychCentral: Mom’s Behavior Affects Bonding Hormone Oxytocin in Babies https://t.co/Rmw7R1mfVB #BrainandBehavior https://t.co/k15TVHcX…

October 31

RT @washingtonpost: Filmmaker asks how adults can help digitally obsessed teens tackle mental health challenges https://t.co/5kkx1mfzyv

October 31

RT @washingtonpost: Drug industry and ravaged communities are seeking an opioids deal. That won’t come easy – or end the crisis. https://t.…

October 31

RT @Military1Source: Domestic Violence: Recognizing the Signs: https://t.co/Fevdq6DVR7. https://t.co/hCT8bzlxb1

October 31

RT @VeteransHealth: Veterans: do you have a health condition that doesn’t improve but hasn’t been diagnosed by VA? You may be eligible for…

October 31

RT @MHWeekly: People are more likely to pinpoint violent video games as the culprit behind school shootings by white perpetrators than by b…

October 16

RT @iava: Former Green Beret Adam Smith shares how cannabis can help #veterans with PTSD. https://t.co/YmFDfmeb0z "Smith said he has unde…

October 16

RT @PsychCentral: SAMHSA Quietly Deleted All Blog Entries Before 2017 https://t.co/1xYoaHkHvQ #General #MentalHealthandWellness https://t.c…

October 16

RT @PsychToday: Good therapy doesn't just change you. It also changes your relationships and understanding of the world. https://t.co/ld6m3…

October 16

RT @NIMHgov: #ADHD is a brain disorder that makes it difficult for a person to pay attention and control impulsive behaviors. Join us tomor…

October 16

RT @cspyyc: This week's news roundup covers several suicide prevention initiatives, including the University of Calgary's suicide preventio…

October 16

RT @PsychCentral: Podcast: Benefits of a Video Library Documenting Mental Health Issues https://t.co/pkDrPRVUGX #Disorders #General https:/…

October 16

RT @PsychToday: Want to be smarter and more creative? Start by trying to be happier. Here's why. https://t.co/b5yrRRG9F6

August 5

RT @afspnational: It's #InternationalFriendshipDay! Tag a friend who... ✨ Makes you laugh ✨ ✨ Inspires you ✨ ✨ Makes you feel safe ✨…

August 5

RT @molivahemker: ⁦@CDCgov⁩ says about 1 in 59 children have #autism spectrum disorder. Just published large population-based study ⁦@JAMAP…

August 5

RT @JAMAPediatrics: @.latimes study of mass shooting events: the majority of mass shooters experienced early childhood trauma and exposure…

August 5

RT @MHTF: “Research, not incarceration” As the US opioid crisis increasingly affects maternal health, a viewpoint in @JAMA_current offers a…

August 5

RT @DeptVetAffairs: How VA is Applying Artificial Intelligence to Proactively Solve Veterans’ Problems https://t.co/L3Rjr2qQHo via @Nextgov

August 5

RT @iava: A Dept. of Defense report shows military suicides have reached their highest rate since record-keeping began after 9/11. https://…

August 5

RT @DeptVetAffairs: #VAResearchNewsBrief: ​A VA Office of #MentalHealth and #SuicidePrevention study found that three psychotherapies for d…

August 5

RT @MuinJKhoury: New solutions may be needed to address the increasing rates of suicide. Can we use digital health and machine learning in…

August 1

RT @cspyyc: It is crucial that warning signs for suicidal thoughts in youth be recognized as early as possible. https://t.co/MdBmlvpfm5 htt…

August 1

RT @PsychCentral: The Benefit Of Pets On Mental Health https://t.co/tsijKaSr99 #BipolarDisorder #MentalHealth https://t.co/lXjPqtfpK4

August 1

RT @iava: "Tom is traveling 1,700 miles over 16 days to raise awareness about veteran suicide rates and make sure they're aware resources a…

August 1

RT @DeptVetAffairs: After leaving the service, Calvin started college and began experiencing anxiety. He went to VA and received therapy th…

August 1

RT @DeptVetAffairs: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in partnership with DeepMind Health, published results in the July 31 edit…

July 26

RT @VeteransHealth: Horses are helping #Veterans at @VABayPines learn to cope with anxiety and stress and set healthy boundaries. https://t…

July 26

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: PTSD can affect the mental health and life satisfaction of a Veteran’s partner, but help is available. https://t.co/GVfdI…

July 26

RT @DAVHQ: The @USHouse passed legislation this week that would increase funds available to severely injured #veterans to renovate their ho…

July 26

RT @VeteransHealth: Relive the excitement of the 2019 National Veterans Wheelchair Games—and start getting ready for #Portland2020—with thi…

July 26

RT @PsychToday: Why are we drawn to crime scenes and true crime television shows? https://t.co/0BzDcs2gob

July 26

RT @PsychToday: Why human touch is so important and what we lose without it https://t.co/G0riiiLjVD

July 26

RT @PsychCentral: Suicide Rates Are Rising, But Nobody Really Knows Why https://t.co/v55SFaQpQI #ChildrenandTeens #General https://t.co/HMI…

July 26

RT @cspyyc: If you’re interested in learning more about how trauma informed care can be a form of suicide prevention, check out our article…

July 26

RT @StanfordPSY: In a recent @JAMAInternalMed editorial, @StanfordPSY's @NPMorr advocates for physician education about #marijuana & its he…

July 26

RT @NIMHgov: Many amputees suffer from phantom limb pain. A study led by NIMH Senior Investigator Chris Baker, Ph.D., shows promise with mi…

July 26

RT @ArashEmamzadeh: What is resilience? Is it the same as competence? In my latest post, I provide a brief history of the concept of resili…

July 26

RT @PsychToday: Opioid deaths are rising faster among African Americans than any other racial group in the US. Experts must consider these…

July 26

RT @PsychCentral: Sandy Hook: Community Healing After a Large-Scale Trauma https://t.co/QwjiJ0S75a

July 1

RT @PsychToday: The consequences of a traumatic childhood can change the brain and reverberate throughout life https://t.co/qwRAfV4ZA2

July 1

RT @JAMAPsych: This research letter offers novel data on how many psychiatrists are using #telepsychiatry on a state by state basis https:/…