A new study has found that a particular gene, MECP2, is overactivated in refugees with PTSD, as compared to those refugees who have experienced trauma but do not meet criteria for the disorder.
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We are happy to announce the recipients of our free registrations to the California Psychological Association Convention. Congrats to Raisa Garcia, PhD, Frederick Hives II, PsyD, Nikhil Jain, PsyD. We look forward to seeing all of our CA friends and colleagues at the convention in early April.
Registrant Tony Rousmaniere, PsyD, writes in The Atlantic about how psychotherapy could benefit from more data and analytics.
National Register signed the Mental Health Liaison Group’s letter expressing serious concerns about provisions of the American Health Care Act (AHCA).
A new meta-study from the State University of New York has found that patients are about two times more likely to reject purely medication-based mental health treatments than they are to reject treatments involving purely conversational or behavioral therapy.
Washington Post: GOP Health-Care Bill Would Drop Addiction Treatment Mandate Covering 1.3 Million Americans
Many Americans who depend on coverage for mental health and addiction services under the Affordable Care Act would lose access under the GOP’s American Health Care Act.