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July 16th, 2022

Legislation hopes to address shortage of school mental health providers

By Danielle Ray

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) is leading the introduction of the Mental Health Excellence in Schools Act,...

June 30th, 2022

Research examines effects on firearm injury survivors, families

By Susan Gonsalves

Survivors of firearm injuries had a 51 percent increase in psychiatric disorders, an 85 percent increase...

June 30th, 2022

Do you have a duty to warn? It may depend on where you live.

By Eileen Weber

What is the duty to warn and what does that mean for healthcare providers?

There are specific...

June 29th, 2022

Study: Mindful adults better capable of handling difficulties

By Andrew Cromarty

Sooner or later, we all face the inevitable challenges of aging. However, a recent study shows that...

June 29th, 2022

Campus counseling centers enhance LGBTQ+ services

By Phyllis Hanlon

In 2018, the Association of American Universities reported that out of 180,000 undergraduate and graduate...

June 28th, 2022

NH has new procedure for involuntary emergency admissions

By Eileen Weber

Emergency department boarding has been a long-term problem in hospitals. It first started with a shortage...

June 27th, 2022

New England states strive to address impact of pandemic on adolescents

By Catherine Robertson Souter

Pandemics tend to exacerbate mental health issues. At least, in our experience, this one has.

The...

June 27th, 2022

Peace and social justice wedded to diversity, equity, and inclusion

By Phyllis Hanlon

Peace, social justice, and diversity, equity, and inclusion are all intricately connected. In a society...

June 27th, 2022

Psychologists provide advice on how to talk to kids about war

By Catherine Robertson Souter

In a media-saturated world, it can be difficult to shield children from the most traumatic information....

June 3rd, 2022

Psychologist wins landmark ruling in equal pay case

By Catherine Robertson Souter

Clare Mundell, Ph.D, did not realize that she would be instigating a landmark court ruling on a...