Articles on this issue "depression"
Experts gathered in the Vatican over the weekend to examine the growing trend of prescribing psychotropic medications to children, and whether these drugs are doing more harm than good. …read more
When children become ill, methods used to treat them should not only seek to heal the illness, but respect the intrinsic dignity and rights of those suffering. This message lies at the center …read more
Is the use of prescription drugs effective for treating emotional and behavioral problems in children? Is it even safe? Experts will attempt to answer these questions during a Vatican …read more
Many risk factors for depression can also be valuable assets for personal and communal spiritual growth, says a Catholic psychologist. Dr. Ann Howe, a psychologist for 25 years, is the …read more
The service offered by psychiatry cannot be limited to the prescribing of drugs, according to specialists at a gathering here. At a meeting on Bioethics and Psychiatry, organized by the Regina …read more