The alternative treatment model of Soteria helps individuals suffering from schizophrenia without relying on medication or coercion.
The initial study, which has been used to promote antidepressants, employed outcome switching to hide poor results.
For those with severe depression, inpatient CBT was effective but the adding antidepressants did not improve treatment outcomes.
MIA’s Ayurdhi Dhar interviews Sunil Bhatia about decolonizing psychology, confronting the field’s racist past, colonial foundations, and neoliberal present.
When the CDC released data revealing an increasing suicide rate in the US, some experts, speaking to major media outlets, speculated that the increase...
Multiple media sources are reporting on new data from the CDC revealing a substantial increase in the suicide rate in the United States between 1999...
The published literature is misleading, as the negative Xanax trials either went unpublished or were spun to appear positive.
A new research article asserts that the overuse of psychiatric drugs may create neurobiological changes that hamper long-term mental health recovery.
Antidepressant users share their frustrations towards a healthcare system that overprescribes but is ill-equipped to support with discontinuation and withdrawal symptoms.
The Open Dialogue psychiatric treatment approach is associated with reduced utilization of mental and general health services for Danish youth.
Reduced brain volumes due to SSRI exposure in pregnancy was not explained by maternal depression alone.
Study reveals schizophrenia patients find little support from mental health staff in reducing side effects-heavy drugs.
Males taking antidepressants were at 100 times the risk of erectile dysfunction compared with the healthy population and more than three times the risk even after controlling for other variables.
Protracted Withdrawal Syndrome characterized by long-term adverse experiences after coming off of antidepressants.
The man who deliberately crashed a Germanwings commercial airliner with 150 passengers aboard was actively in psychiatric treatment at the time, reported the New...
The New York Times reports that the "baffling" rise in suicide rates in the U.S. military is not correlated to deployment, as is often...
Smoking laws and cigarette taxes have strong links to suicide rates, according to psychiatrists from Washington University in St. Louis. Previous studies have presumed...
Researchers find that adverse effects often last over a year, with many users experiencing substantial life changes.
A new study suggests that taking antidepressants impairs empathy, while the experience of depression itself does not.
Leading ADHD researchers outline four mistakes that turned ADHD from a description of behavior into a medical disease.
Mark Horowitz and David Taylor provide advice on how to tell the difference between antidepressant withdrawal and depression relapse.
Post-SSRI sexual dysfunction (PSSD) may be a common adverse effect of antidepressants. Researchers are now attempting to understand the neurobiology behind it.
Celia Brown, a psychiatric survivor and activist who was revered — even beloved — for her foundational and ongoing efforts in mental health advocacy and the peer movement, has died after a battle with cancer.
When comparing kids with the same symptoms who were either diagnosed with ADHD or not, those who received the diagnosis had worse outcomes.
Researchers find that most psychiatric drugs cause severe withdrawal despite attempt s to gradually decrease the dosage.