Suicide prevention: How to recognize the warning signs (link is external)
Suicide prevention: How to recognize the warning signsSeptember 22, 2016
For some, everyday life can bring forth demanding situations which may carry a great emotional and psychological burden. And when dealing with such, a person may consider thoughts of suicide or self-harm as the only solution.
PTSD, Depression Patients Benefit from Collaborative Care Model (link is external)
PTSD, Depression Patients Benefit from Collaborative Care ModelJune 14, 2016
When it comes to depression and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) treatment, patients do better when their primary care is augmented by nurse care managers, effective use of data registries and additional offsite support, according to a new study published this week in “JAMA Internal Medicine.” The enhanced care model can increase the uptake of mental health care, more efficiently match care based on patient symptom severity, and improve PTSD and depression outcomes.