month). The report noted that substantial evidence in the literature linked marijuana use in adults with effects on cognitive functioning, memory, and mental health issues. ... According to Dr. Voth, concerns about mental health should be high on the
QD: News Every Day--Baby boomers face care shortage for mental health, substance abuse issues. ... of services, and training clinicians and other health professionals to recognize signs and symptoms of geriatric mental health conditions, neglect, and
These findings support the conclusion that there should be strong integration of medical and mental health care. ... Public mental health clients die 25 years earlier than the average life expectancy.
In case you missed it:. Mental health issues affect 1 in 4 Americans, 1 in 17 severely. ... Fifty-nine percent of U.S. mental health drug prescriptions are written by family doctors, reports Researchers from Thomson Reuters and the U.S.
The psychiatry team has given their recommendations for the mental health parts.
Partnerships between internists and mental health professionals are rare but proving their worth. ... The medical and mental health clinicians then join forces to accomplish goals of care.
QD: News Every Day--States announce tough times for Medicaid, mental health services. ... Particularly at risk in New York are mental health services. (ACP Internist, Wall Street Journal).
But it seems to me that mental health professionals can only clarify the patient's goals and feelings, clarify if the ethical damage can be undone, and work through the feelings.
In addition, substance use disorders are strongly associated with mental health conditions, which are often stigmatized. ... Barrett said physicians with substance use disorders or mental health diagnoses often continue to provide excellent care.
Depression rates were 10.3% and 13%, respectively. Veterans' family members may provide a window into a problem with mental health. ... A non-profit network of mental health professionals who provide free services to veterans who served in Iraq and