Post-Super Bowl Blues?While spouses and supervisors may roll their eyes, mental health experts suggest not being so quick to dismiss the sudden loss of football as the cause of bad moods and lower energy.
'We Get Out There and Do'Thousands of students, resident physicians and faculty members volunteer each year as part of the Rush Community Service Initiatives Programs, which celebrates its 25th anniversary next year.
It’s an exciting time to be a psychiatrist because there’s an explosion of knowledge that is beginning to give us an understanding of how disordered brain circuits contribute to the development of psychiatric illnesses.
I try to look at each individual patient and assess what the patient’s need is and what the patient’s preference is. I can’t think of any depressed patient who I treat with medication alone because patients are more than neurocircuits or collections of neurotransmitters in the brain. They’re human beings who have psychological processes, as well as biological processes operating.