“What’s the Truth About Placebo Effects?” AND More on Best 5 Thursday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets start! 1) What’s the Truth About Placebo Effects? Some say placebos are so powerful they cure almost anything, while others say they barely work. To sceptics, believing in placebos is as irrational as filling the gas tank of your car with Earl Grey tea” … More “What’s the Truth About Placebo Effects?” AND More on Best 5 Thursday Reads

Guest Post: “Social Media and IRL: Narcissistic Attachment to Opinion”

Another Thursday, another special guest post. Today’s guest blogger is an award-winning psychiatrist. Dr. Ravi Chandra, M.D. is a psychiatrist and writer in San Francisco, and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Facebuddha: Transcendence in the Age of Social Networks is his full-length nonfiction debut, and is the winner of the 2017 Nautilus … More Guest Post: “Social Media and IRL: Narcissistic Attachment to Opinion”

13 Reasons Why Toolkit

Following the Netflix release of 13 Reasons Why i 2017, many mental health, suicide prevention, and education experts from around the world expressed a common concern about the series’ graphic content and portrayal of difficult issues facing youth. Resources and tools to address these concerns were quickly and widely disseminated in an effort to help … More 13 Reasons Why Toolkit