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Archives for April, 2010

General

Sneak Preview: New Film about Schizophrenia to Air on PBS Part 1



Just in time for National Mental Health Month: We are fortunate to have the opportunity to speak with Katie Cadigan, producer of an important new documentary, narrated by Rita Moreno, titled When Medicine Got It Wrong.

The film shows the history of a group of ordinary parents and their struggle to change the political, medical, and cultural attitudes towards schizophrenia in the United States. The film will be...
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Depression

Addiction and Depression Research: Therapy Soup Talks with Dr. Eric Nestler





Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD, will discuss the biology of depression this Saturday at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York as part of NARSAD’s Healthy Minds Across America series. Details and free registration are online here.

Welcome, Dr. Nestler. You have done a broad range of research into both addiction and depression.  Can you share with us first some of your recent findings concerning addiction?

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General

NIMH Chief of Child Psychiatry Talks with Therapy Soup

 
 



We want to welcome a respected researcher, Dr. Judith Rapoport. Dr. Rapoport is on the Science Committee of NARSAD, which is hosting the Healthy Minds Across America series. A full schedule, details and free registration are at the HMAA website.

 What kinds of research are you working on now in your position as the Chief of Child Psychiatry at the National Institute for Mental Health in Bethesda, Maryland?

 

We have several...
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Depression

Benita Shobe Talks about Healthy Minds Across America

Today we interview Benita Shobe, the President and CEO of NARSAD, the Brain and Behavior Research Fund, whose free program Healthy Minds Across America is happening each weekend through May 8th. A schedule of events near you and free registration is at the HMAA Web site.

Please tell us about Healthy Minds Across America.

In April and May, NARSAD presents a national series of...
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