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Boston And New York Psychiatrist, Expands His Mind-Body Medspa

Treatment for Depression -Blue Water Wellness is the first medspa to integrate state-of-the-art treatments for both mind and body, offering everything from Brainsway magnetic stimulation to defeat depression, to Botox, to Sculpsure fat reduction, to weightless float therapy to reduce stress and to enhance insight.

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Cortical Thickness Reduced in Schizophrenia Compared With Bipolar Disorder

There was no similarity in cortical thinning between patients with schizophrenia and psychotic bipolar I disorder.

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Affective Instability Is an Important Predictor of Major Depressive Disorder

Findings revealed that women’s self-reported affective instability predicted depressive symptoms over time.

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Social Functioning, Treatment With Antipsychotic Agents Associated With Employment in Schizophrenia

Investigators examined factors that may improve employment in patients with schizophrenia.

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A Practical Approach to Suicide Prevention After Emergency Department Visit

Implementing the Safety Planning Intervention in EDs along with a follow-up telephone call may be an effective brief suicide prevention intervention.

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Cognitive Therapy Plus Exposure and Response Prevention Effective in OCD

The treatment led to significantly greater symptom relief and belief reduction compared with exposure and response prevention.

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Recommendations for Psychological Treatment of Anxiety in Primary Care

Increased implementation of integrated primary care could help to improve the availability of psychological treatment for this patient population.

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Anxiety: Feature of Late-Onset Dementia or Modifiable Risk Factor?

The researchers encouraged clinicians not to rely solely on medication to treat midlife anxiety, as benzodiazepines have been shown to increase mortality in certain groups; they pointed to talk therapy, meditation, and mindfulness-based interventions as possible considerations.

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Art Intervention Clinically Effective in Treating Cancer-Related Pain, Mood Symptoms

Art-based interventions could be easily implemented as an adjunct to conventional therapies for cancer-related pain and mood symptoms.

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Anxiety May Increase Stroke, Intracranial Hemorrhage in Atrial Fibrillation

Anxiety may increase the risk for ischemic stroke and intracranial hemorrhage in patients with atrial fibrillation.

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Psychiatric Comorbidities Increase Neurologic Disability in Multiple Sclerosis

Patients with MS and comorbid psychiatric conditions have increased severity of subsequent neurological disability.

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“My life’s work is working out other people’s lives, alongside them.” The post phrase 2 appeared first on Treatment for Depression.

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Does Dr. Ablow consult on leadership skills and executive development?

Dr. Ablow has helped some of the leading business people in America—including CEOs and investors—to set goals clearly, defeat negative thought patterns and communicate objectives in a way that galvanizes intentions to succeed. He also consults to companies on which applicants for positions are most likely to perform well. The …

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Does Dr. Ablow work with substance-dependent patients?

Yes. Dr. Ablow has worked with patients who suffer with alcohol dependence, as well as dependence on marijuana, cocaine, opiate pain medications and heroin. He has achieved extraordinary success helping these patients rid themselves of addiction. The post Does Dr. Ablow work with substance-dependent patients? appeared first on Treatment for …

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Can I visit with Dr. Ablow for intensive, multi-hour sessions, while visiting one of the cities where his offices are located?

Yes. People from nineteen states, Europe and Asia have visited Dr. Ablow’s Boston office, staying at local hotels or inns, while receiving daily psychotherapy and/or medication management on an intensive basis. The post Can I visit with Dr. Ablow for intensive, multi-hour sessions, while visiting one of the cities where …

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What is Dr. Ablow’s experience in the field?

In addition to treating private patients for the past two decades, Dr. Ablow has served as medical director of a group of outpatient clinics serving 10,000 patients, medical director of one of the largest psychiatric hospitals and detox centers in Massachusetts and as Assistant Clinical Professor at Tufts Medical School. …

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Where did Dr. Ablow get his training?

Dr. Ablow graduated Brown University with a degree in neurosciences, with highest honors. He then completed the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a psychiatry residency at Tufts Medical School/New England Medical Center Hospitals. The post Where did Dr. Ablow get his training? appeared first on Treatment for Depression.