This Scientific American article provides an in-depth look at recommendations and questions surrounding the process involved when a transgender child is interested in transitioning from their assigned gender to their identified gender.
Recent studies show children with autism and their families may be particularly prone to placebo effects.
A new study has revealed that people with misophonia, or overly intense reactions to certain sounds, have a different pattern of neurological activation in their frontal lobes than people without the disorder when those sounds occur.
Science of Us has published a review of some psychological factors that can lead people to believe fake news.
SAMHSA has published a new report detailing the need for behavioral health screenings and interventions in HIV-related settings and providing several strategies for implementing them.
The Veterans’ Affairs Administration has published a series of resources for coping with reactions to traumatic stress.
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is now accepting applications for the 2017 National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program. The deadline for applications is 7:30 p.m. ET April 6, 2017.
The LGBT Health Policy & Practice graduate certificate program at The George Washington University is proud to announce their expanded scholarship program for the 2017-18 Academic Year. For the first time they will offer funding for students on the 2-year completion track.
Eric T. Schneiderman announces settlement with Cigna that eliminates policies which barred coverage for testing of psychiatric conditions. Read the full press release.
In an article released online in JAMA, Dr. David Kindig takes a look at health equity factors that are used for health policy development and summarizes a concept that could reduce health disparities and improve access to care.