Suicide Of Soundgarden Singer Puts Spotlight On Antidepressants - CBS Los Angeles - Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 05:51

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Suicide Of Soundgarden Singer Puts Spotlight On Antidepressants
CBS Los Angeles
MURRIETA (CBSLA.com) — The suicide earlier this week of 52-year-old Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell once again puts the spotlight on anti-anxiety medications. “Lexi, forever, was the bright shining star in our family,” says Timothy Doss about his ...

Transgender woman can sue under disability law - Republican & Herald - Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 04:52

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Transgender woman can sue under disability law
Republican & Herald
Gender dysphoria is a condition where a person's physical or assigned gender does not match the gender with which he or she identifies, according to the American Psychiatric Association. “It's a great step forward,” Blatt said Friday. “It's good that ...
Federal lawsuit contends transgenderism is a mental disorderConservative Review
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Nevada becomes latest state to ban harmful 'ex-gay therapy' for minors - Daily Kos - Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 01:30

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Nevada becomes latest state to ban harmful 'ex-gay therapy' for minors
Daily Kos
Despite the fact that the American Psychiatric Association stated in 1997 that “there is no published scientific evidence supporting the efficacy of 'reparative therapy' as a treatment to change one's sexual orientation,” only D.C. and eight states in ...
Nevada Governor Signs Bill Protecting LGBTQ Youth From Dangerous “Conversion Therapy”Human Rights Campaign (blog)
Sandoval's signature makes Nevada 8th state to ban conversion therapyLas Vegas Review-Journal

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Why A Lot of Americans Don't Want To Befriend a Transgender Person - Daily Beast - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 21:36

Daily Beast

Why A Lot of Americans Don't Want To Befriend a Transgender Person
Daily Beast
In fact, the American Psychiatric Association replaced the “gender identity disorder” diagnosis with “gender dysphoria” in 2013, in part to “[remove] the connotation that the patient is 'disordered.'” “A psychological state is considered a mental ...

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NAMI Comes to Laredo - KGNS.tv - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 20:03

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NAMI Comes to Laredo
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Representatives from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), the nation's largest grassroots mental illness organization, held their first meeting to inform the community of their services. Organizers say NAMI will help Laredo by educating ...

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NAMI Lorain County plans annual dinner - The Morning Journal - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 19:20

NAMI Lorain County plans annual dinner
The Morning Journal
The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Lorain County, also known as NAMI is hosting its annual meeting and awards ceremony spotlighting veterans and their families at 6:30 p.m. May 22 at the Lorain County Transportation and Community Center, ...

NAMI Lorain County plans annual dinner - The Morning Journal - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 19:20

NAMI Lorain County plans annual dinner
The Morning Journal
The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Lorain County, also known as NAMI is hosting its annual meeting and awards ceremony spotlighting veterans and their families at 6:30 p.m. May 22 at the Lorain County Transportation and Community Center, ...

Federal lawsuit contends transgenderism is a mental disorder - Conservative Review - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 19:10

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Federal lawsuit contends transgenderism is a mental disorder
Conservative Review
The American Psychiatric Association claims – at least according to the Reuters report – that gender dysphoria and simply being transgendered are two different things. The assertion, contrasted with the group's own definition of the disorder, smacks of ...
US judge allows first transgender person to sue under disability lawBangor Daily News
Transgender Person Allowed To Sue Under Disability Act For First TimeNewNowNext
In landmark ruling, trans woman can sue under Americans with Disabilities ActLGBTQ Nation

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Marin Voice: Dealing with depression as a family matter - Marin Independent Journal - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 18:05

Marin Voice: Dealing with depression as a family matter
Marin Independent Journal
In December 2016, the American Psychiatric Association reported in its Psychiatric News Alert of a study from the United Kingdom which stated that irritability, and fear/anxiety were prominent contributing factors to the onset of new cases of major ...

NAMI honorees at annual awards ceremony include veterans - Chronicle Telegram - Friday, May 19, 2017 - 14:21

NAMI honorees at annual awards ceremony include veterans
Chronicle Telegram
ELYRIA — A new program for spouses of veterans dealing with a loved one's post traumatic stress disorders or traumatic brain injuries will be discussed among mental health professionals at the annual meeting and award ceremony of the National Alliance ...

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Cognitive behavioral therapy delivered online effective for treating depression - Medical Xpress

Cognitive behavioral therapy delivered online effective for treating depressionMedical XpressCognitive behavior therapy (CBT) delivered online is effective for treating depression in adults concludes a new meta-analysis presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association in San Diego.

Upper Allegheny official urges better health bill - Olean Times Herald

Upper Allegheny official urges better health billOlean Times HeraldAlso opposed were the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Physicians, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Psychiatric

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