Thursday 30 March 2017
Mental health

Yelling, threatening parents harm teens' mental health

Threatening or screaming at teenagers may put them at higher risk for depression and disruptive behaviors such as rule-breaking, according to a new study. "The take home point is that the verbal behaviors matter," Annett


WHO urges focus on mental health

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged development programmes to include people with mental and psychosocial disabilities in its new report on mental health and development. People with mental and psychosocial disabilities are among


Big mental health effects seen from BP spill

The mental health impacts of the BP oil spill will dwarf those encountered after the last major oil spill off US shores, a sociologist who studied the Exxon Valdez spill told Florida volunteers. University of South Alabama researcher Steve


Harvard Dubai hosts mental health summit

Harvard Medical School Dubai Centre (HMSDC) Institute for postgraduate education and research, part of Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), hosted a conference on mental health with leading experts in the field. The Mental Health Update 2009 conf

 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events