Is “gaming disorder” real?

On 6/18/18 the World Health Organization (WHO) classified “gaming disorder” as a diagnosable condition. Proposed criteria for the diagnosis code include gaming that interferes with school or causes suffering in…

More than a third of adults take medications with depression as a potential side effect

This headline summarizing the findings of a June 2018 article in the Journal of the American Medical Association is catching the attention of multiple news outlets. The study by Dr….

Does my teen need behavioral health?

Given the number of school tragedies this year, let’s revisit a summary of an article by one of our clinicians titled “Recognizing the signs of mental illness in teens”. The…