On 10-26-17 the online blog ClinicalEdge, published by Clinical Psychiatry News, posted, “Behavioral Activation Effective for Substance Use.” This brief article reviews a study originally published online by the journal Addiction on 9-30-17. Researchers conducted a randomized clinical trial with
From the blog MedicalNewsToday.com, “Aggression disorder linked to greater risk of substance abuse,” was posted on 3-2-17. This article summarizes findings published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry from a study of over 9,200 subjects.
From The ScienceofUs blog, “There’s a Downside to Viewing Addiction As a Brain Disease” on 2-21-17. The original article, “Viewing addiction as a brain disease promotes social injustice,” was posted by Nature.com, and was written by Carl L. Hart, Ph.D.
This article was written by a guest contributor to the mhconcierge.com psychology healthcare newsletter, Jennifer McGregor. Jennifer is a medial student and contributor to publichealthlibrary.org, a new website that provides resources for medical students and the public interested in progressive
1. The online blog Medical News Today posted “More Difficult to Achieve Control Drinking Them to Give up Alcohol Entirely” on 9-19-16. This article reviews recently published research done in sweetened that compared the results for people with alcohol addiction