New research on how mice brains handle fear have implications for PTSD and memory disorders that make discerning past and present threats harder.
Oct. 12, 2020 • ~6 min
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Researchers have uncovered the brain dynamics behind the experience of dissociation, in which people can feel disconnected from their bodies and reality.
Sept. 29, 2020 • ~7 min
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The design of the places veterans with PTSD live and work can provide some relief, according to new research that digs into what works best for vets.
Aug. 18, 2020 • ~6 min
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Listen to an expert break down the latest findings on how psychoactive drugs like MDMA are changing the way people engage with therapy on this podcast.
Aug. 3, 2020 • ~3 min
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"There has been some debate on what kind of training PTSD service dogs need to be effective and how their assistance may be different than what a pet dog can provide."
July 23, 2020 • ~6 min
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"A journey mindset helps us focus on the incremental changes and growth we accumulate along the way."
July 16, 2020 • ~7 min
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The right outreach "can play a critical role in identifying and linking children at risk of PTSD to early intervention mental health programs."
July 15, 2020 • ~6 min
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An antibiotic that treats tuberculosis could help fight fear and anxiety disorders when combined with therapy, researchers report.
July 7, 2020 • ~4 min
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The way your brain processes threats that are close up may make it more difficults to get over the fear of the expereince over time.
June 30, 2020 • ~6 min
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COVID-19 appears to be negatively affecting the mental health of the general population, health care workers, and patients.
June 25, 2020 • ~6 min
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