The review can help doctors treat adolescents with depression

The review can help doctors treat adolescents with depression

A new review authored by three Canadian psychiatrists aims to help primary care physicians diagnose and manage depression in adolescents. Depression is common among Canadian teenagers and often goes unnoticed. Many family doctors report feeling unprepared to identify and manage depression in these patients. “Depression is an increasingly common but treatable condition among adolescents,” the … Read more

Emotional abuse in childhood and critical life events predict nightmarish anguish

Emotional abuse in childhood and critical life events predict nightmarish anguish

A new study published in Journal of Sleep Research provides insights into factors that contribute to nightmarish distress. The results indicate that several waking life variables, such as childhood abuse and critical life events, play a larger role than violent dream content in how distressed people feel about their nightmares. The researchers were motivated by … Read more