MHConcierge posts for 5-27-21: Local resources and innovators

U of MN psychologist Rochelle Moen, PhD, LP is interviewed about psychological and social challenges of post-COVID reintegration, offers tips for adjusting. Many are feeling cautious, or even anxious, about not wearing a mask and having more contact with others.  Dr. Moen offers tips for when to push adjustment vs “go slow,” “progressive exposure” to change, evaluating the accuracy of concerns/anxieties, and more.  From:  MinnPost.com’s mental health beat. When families are engaged in medical primary care, outcomes improve and medical providers benefit, too.  This commentary provides reviews several models for providing integrative, or as MHConcierge prefers, interprofessional, services.  It also

Posts for 5-10-21, technology innovations, resources

Posts for 5-10-21, technology innovations, resources

Phone app can identify autism symptoms in toddlers – from Duke U., study of almost 1K toddlers, using an app that assesses eye gaze patterns while watching short movies, assesses whether the toddler looked more at humans or objects. From: NeuroscienceNews.com “7 Tips to Build an Enthusiastic Following For Your Facebook Business Page” discusses the advantages of having a FB business page and what you can do to make it interesting and engaging.  From: BrighterVision.com “Live psychotherapy by video versus in-person: A meta-analysis of efficacy and its relationship to types and targets of treatment” – reviewed 103 studies, found video-delivered