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Gaming disorder

2018-06-27T05:17:43+00:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Games, Mental Health, Uncategorized|

Mind Matters: Gaming disorder Aiken Standard Video game addiction now considered mental health condition WTXL ABC 27 Commentary: Why excessive gaming is a mental health condition Channel NewsAsia Full coverage Source: Mind Matters: Gaming disorder

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Talking About Suicide

2018-06-10T03:54:49+00:00June 10th, 2018|Categories: Depression, Mental Health, Uncategorized|

If you are having thoughts of suicide, please know that you are not alone. If you are in danger of acting on suicidal thoughts, call 911. For support and resources, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text 741-741 for the Crisis Text Line. Source: When Will People Get Better at Talking About

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How many children have “autism”?

2018-05-25T04:45:42+00:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: Mental Health, Office, Uncategorized|

How many children have “autism”? Is that number increasing? Is there an “epidemic” of autism or have we merely been continually refining it, expanding it and moving the goalposts? A 2017 article in the Universal Journal of Clinical Medicine shows a 2012 global median autism prevalence figure of 17/10,000 or 1 in 588 for autistic disorder and 62/10,000 or

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