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Mental Health Conferences, Events, and Education

Mental Health Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

Orthopaedic Essentials for PAs & NPs
11/06/2014 - 11/09/2014
Chamberlain Medical Resources

Specialty Training for Emergency Medicine
11/06/2014 - 11/09/2014
Chamberlain Medical Resources

Annual Mountain Central Conference
11/07/2014 - 11/09/2014
Texas Occupational Therapy Association

Ultrasound Specialty Training for PAs & NPs
11/07/2014 - 11/09/2014
Chamberlain Medical Resources

Primary Care Conference
02/02/2015 - 02/05/2015
NPACE

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mental health , psych , addictions , neurologic


Latest News

Immersed In Violence: How 3-D Gaming Affects Video Game Players

Playing violent video games in 3-D makes everything seem more real -- and that may have troubling consequences for players, a new study reveals. Researchers found that people who played violent video games in 3-D showed more evidence of anger afterw... Continue Reading


Aging In Place: Does A Loved One Need A Geriatric Assessment?

By a tremendous margin – over 95% – older Americans choose to live at home or with relatives. Families making that choice should consider seeking the assistance of a geriatric specialist, especially when they see changes in their loved one’s behavior... Continue Reading


Human Skin Cells Reprogrammed Directly Into Brain Cells

Scientists have described a way to convert human skin cells directly into a specific type of brain cell affected by Huntington’s disease, an ultimately fatal neurodegenerative disorder. Unlike other techniques that turn one cell type into another, th... Continue Reading


Stress-Related Inflammation May Increase Risk For Depression

Preexisting differences in the sensitivity of a key part of each individual’s immune system to stress confer a greater risk of developing stress-related depression or anxiety, according to a study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Si... Continue Reading


Mental Rest and Reflection Boost Learning, Study Suggests

A new study, which may have implications for approaches to education, finds that brain mechanisms engaged when people allow their minds to rest and reflect on things they've learned before, may boost later learning. Scientists have already establish... Continue Reading


New Front In War On Alzheimer's, Other Protein-Linked Brain Diseases

A surprise discovery that overturns decades of thinking about how the body fixes proteins that come unraveled greatly expands opportunities for therapies to prevent diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, which have been linked to the accumulat... Continue Reading


Scientists Find 'Hidden Brain Signatures' Of Consciousness In Vegetative State Patients

Scientists in Cambridge have found hidden signatures in the brains of people in a vegetative state, which point to networks that could support consciousness even when a patient appears to be unconscious and unresponsive. The study could help doctors ... Continue Reading


YouTube As Peer Support For Severe Mental Illness

People with severe mental illness such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder or bipolar disorder use a popular social media website like YouTube to provide and receive naturally occurring peer support, Dartmouth researchers report in the journal... Continue Reading


Brain Activity Provides Evidence For Internal 'Calorie Counter'

As you glance over a menu or peruse the shelves in a supermarket, you may be thinking about how each food will taste and whether it's nutritious, or you may be trying to decide what you're in the mood for. A new neuroimaging study suggests that while... Continue Reading


Head Injury Causes Immune System To Attack Brain, New Study Finds

Scientists have uncovered a surprising way to reduce the brain damage caused by head injuries -- stopping the body's immune system from killing brain cells. The study, published in the open access journal Acta Neuropathologica Communications, showed ... Continue Reading


Aspirin Shown To Benefit Schizophrenia Treatment

A new study shows that some anti-inflammatory medicines, such as aspirin, estrogen, and Fluimucil, can improve the efficacy of existing schizophrenia treatments. This work is being presented at the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology conferen... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

Instructor, Practical Nursing (Job #0446) - Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch
Pasco Hernando State College
National

Instructor, Practical Nursing (Job #0446) - Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch
Pasco Hernando State College
Faculty

Instructor, Practical Nursing (Job #0446) - Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch
Pasco Hernando State College
Florida

Speech Language Pathologist
Waukegan Public School District
Waukegan, Illinois

Speech -Language Pathologists
Mt Diablo Unified School District
Concord, California

RNs
Northridge Medical Center
Commerce, Georgia

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