Friday, August 29, 2014

Bret Stephens: The Meltdown

8/29/14.  Much to ponder.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Manic-Depression and Robin Williams

8/13/14. Nassir Ghaemi, psychiatrist and expert on mood disorders, talks about Robin Williams and manic-depressive illness.

Of note, antidepressants often make this disorder worse.

Many people with this diagnosis are not taking gold standard medication for effective treatment:  lithium --- a medication proven to reduce suicides.

Joseph Epstein: A Master Essayist Releases a New Collection

8/13/14. My favorite essay writer ---- read, enjoy, and learn.

Getting Men to Couples Therapy