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Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) Caused by Intimate Partner Violence
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Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) Caused by Intimate Partner Violence

I’m very interested in understanding the prevalence of traumatic brain injuries in women who have experienced intimate partner violence and also the sequelae of those brain injuries on these women’s everyday cognitive and physiological functioning. In my first study I

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The divided brain — interview with Iain McGilchrist | VIEWPOINT
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The divided brain — interview with Iain McGilchrist | VIEWPOINT

Iain: There are an enormous number of aspects of modernist culture, the culture of the last hundred years or so, which simulates schizophrenia. Brent: Well, it’s my pleasure to welcome Dr. Iain McGilchrist, psychiatrist and author of “The Master and

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Narcissist, Psychopath, or Sociopath: How to Spot the Differences
The opioid crisis: Part 1 — The roots of addiction | FACES OF POLICY
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The opioid crisis: Part 1 — The roots of addiction | FACES OF POLICY

Jay Armstrong: I took all the pills that I had… I took ’em all. Jay Armstrong: Hi, my name is Jay Armstrong. Matt Peterson: My name is Matt Peterson Justin Ponton: Justin Ponton. Kelvin Young: My name is Kelvin Young.

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“Emotional Affairs” Are a Slippery Slope to Cheating on Your Partner
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“Emotional Affairs” Are a Slippery Slope to Cheating on Your Partner

The emotional affair, as opposed to the physical affair, is really just what it sounds like, which is being emotionally invested in someone other than your main partner. Where you are confiding in them usually intimate details that normally would

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ONLINE EVENT – Challenges Facing Psychotherapists in the New Political Climate
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ONLINE EVENT – Challenges Facing Psychotherapists in the New Political Climate

And we’re three minutes until we start. So I’m just going to show for the last time this video that introduces complicated grief. [VIDEO PLAYBACK] – Love is an essential part of the foundational bedrock of human life. Losing a

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Jonathan Metzl on political issues that could impact your health
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Jonathan Metzl on political issues that could impact your health

He takes on society’s most controversial issues. Pushed back quite forcefully on this simplistic notion that some kind of mental illness diagnosis would have predicted a mass shooting. Examining social, economic and political issues through Vanderbilt Center for Medicine Health

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The Nightmare World of Gang Stalking
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The Nightmare World of Gang Stalking

This has many names. Gang stalking, mob stalking, community stalking. You’re in the middle of this ridiculous, irrational impossibility that is real and is happening. First, the Guardian revealed the National Security Agency is collecting telephone records of millions of

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The Horrors of Pennhurst Asylum
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The Horrors of Pennhurst Asylum

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