Tag Archives: Mental Health

Graphing Grief

Graphing Grief

Over time, the emotional pain of losing a loved one typically lessens. Some people, however, suffer a debilitating sense of loss called complicated or long-term grief. Researchers recently utilized magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) brain scans to gain a better understanding of the grieving process. In the Mayo Clinic study, MRI scans of people with varying […] ... More
A Century of Mental Health

A Century of Mental Health

About the author: David L. Shern, Ph.D., one of the nation’s leading mental health experts with more than 30 years of distinguished service in mental health services research and system reform, is the president and CEO of Mental Health America. This month, Mental Health America is celebrating its 100th anniversary —a remarkable legacy of one man […] ... More