Wednesday, July 15, 2020

NEWSROOM

For People “At Risk for Psychosis,” Antipsychotics Associated with Worse Outcomes

Researchers studied whether antipsychotics could prevent transition to full psychosis and found that the drugs worsened outcomes.

Reporting the COVID Crisis at Psychiatric Hospitals: A Missed Opportunity

In its coverage of the impact of COVID on psychiatric hospitals, the media missed opportunities to challenge stereotypes and interrogate problems with current carceral approaches to mental health treatment.

People in Mental Health Crises Need Help, Not Handcuffs

From STAT News: A mental health crisis can be a frightening thing. Those in its throes need help, but all too often get handcuffs