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Disorders

Back to School with OCD

It’s that time of year again! I’ve previously written about taking obsessive-compulsive disorder to college, where I focused on establishing a good support system for OCD sufferers who are...
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Disorders

Mental Health: US vs UK

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) will begin this fall in the United States, with the health care exchange signups at the state level. So it’s a good time to...
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Public Service Psychiatry

Who says psychiatry is a profession in an ivory tower, alone? The image many have of psychiatrists is that of a scholar working at the elite level of psychological...
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General

The Boy on the Lake

Trevor was a preteen growing up in the breathtaking landscape of McCall, Idaho — a carefree kid who enjoyed being active and swimming in the local lake. When he...
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