Category: Health

Mass Illness or Mass Hysteria?

by Josh Stevenson When fears of a disease create false symptoms of said disease, or physical symptoms that are uncomfortable and resemble symptoms of other illnesses, it is known as a phenomenon called “mass psychogenic illness.” Mass psychogenic illness, also…

Event: Branding Yourself for Professional Success

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 6:30 p.m. Disruptive Women in Health Care, an online forum designed to support innovative ideas in health care, in collaboration with the Women’s Congressional Staff Association, will host “A Conversation with Disruptive Women.” The event will feature career…

The Secret of Brief Therapy

by Dr Bob Rich 1. A lady was referred to me by her psychiatrist. She has a lifetime history of depression, anxiety, panic attacks. The psychiatrist had started her on the road toward recovery, by weaning her off many years of…