A new study from Georgia State University showed older adults were mentally healthier and more inclined to seek out exercise and find it enjoyable after participating in a program that involved laughing during physical activity.
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Starting October 1, the ICD-10 will include new codes to better mirror the diagnoses and classifications of the DSM-5.
The International Union of Psychological Sciences (IUPsyS) is seeking interested graduate students and/or young professionals to serve as interns with IUPsyS at the United Nations. The IUPsyS is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) accredited to the United Nations by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Deadline is September 30, 2016.
Friends and family can be in an extremely important position to help prevent suicide, sometimes more immediately than mental health professionals.
This Wednesday from 2-3:30 PM Eastern Time, SAMHSA-HRSA will host a webinar on how behavioral health providers can best support those with HIV in their integrated primary care practices.
National Public Radio has published a review of the mental health challenges facing school children and what adults can do to help.