“How to Get Mental Health Treatment if You Cannot Afford” AND more on Best 5 Friday Reads

Another tragic loss. Anthony Bourdain brought the world into our homes and inspired so many people to explore cultures and cities through their food. But don’t forget that there are more than 2000 people in USA alone who die of suicide every day. Let’s continue our battle to tackle mental health stigma and inform people … More “How to Get Mental Health Treatment if You Cannot Afford” AND more on Best 5 Friday Reads

Are Women at Increased Risk of Suicidal Ideation if They Opt for Abortion? AND more on Best 5 Monday Reads

1) Five-Year Suicidal Ideation Trajectories Among Women Receiving or Being Denied an Abortion Levels of suicidal ideation were similarly low between women who had abortions and women who were denied abortions. Policies requiring that women be warned that they are at increased risk of becoming suicidal if they choose abortion are not evidence based. 2) … More Are Women at Increased Risk of Suicidal Ideation if They Opt for Abortion? AND more on Best 5 Monday Reads

How To Identify And Treat Youth at Risk of Bipolar Disorder AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

1) Almost Bipolar: How to Identify Youth at Risk There’s a new diagnostic concept in child psychiatry: The bipolar prodrome. It refers to children who are at risk for bipolar disorder but don’t have the full illness. Research in this area is gathering steam, and nearly all of it focuses on adolescents whose parent has … More How To Identify And Treat Youth at Risk of Bipolar Disorder AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads