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Month: November 2014

The Social Cost of Trichotillomania
[caption id="attachment_597" align="alignright" width="232"] Dr. Jamye Shelton Pelosi[/caption] Trichotillomania—“trich” for short—is a hair-pulling disorder which is believed by researchers to have neurodevelopmental roots. It falls under the umbrella of obsessive-compulsive disorders in the DSM-5, and is an example…
USP Monthly Reading Roundup
As part of a monthly segment, we'll be sharing the most interesting mental health articles from around the web in the month. Here's some of the best current recommended reading on psychology, psychiatry and mental health, as curated by our clinicians and…