23 Jul, 2024
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TMS Therapy vs. Traditional Treatments

Living with depression and anxiety can be an overwhelming struggle, impacting every aspect of your life. At Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry, we recognize your challenges and the importance of finding practical solutions. While traditional treatments like medication and psychotherapy have helped many, some individuals still seek more comprehensive relief. That’s where transcranial magnetic stimulation […]

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Do you have to wait for the autopsy before closing a mortality chart? – Trauma System News

For trauma mortalities, a complete autopsy report is essential for fully documenting the patient’s injuries. However, if registrars hold mortality charts open until they receive the autopsy report, the 60-day concurrency target will never be met. This article was featured in the 2024 Trauma Registry & Data Management Special Report Recommendation When abstracting a mortality, […]

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Trauma team “goes to the wall” to improve loop closure – Trauma System News

Effective performance improvement (PI) requires an effective system for providing feedback to nursing staff and closing the loop on PI issues. That requires not just effective communication but a culture of accountability and engagement. At Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Taylor, a Level IV trauma center in Taylor, Texas, trauma program leaders and […]

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Dr. Deb is a Best Mind Blog of 2023

Photo: Feedspot Logo My little ol’ blog has been noted as one a the top Best Mind Blogs of 2023 from media giant Feedspot, the Internet’s Largest Curated Database of Bloggers and Podcasts. Studies show that blogging offers enormous social, emotional and cognitive benefits, and  individuals who read, follow and participate with mental health bloggers can experience a […]

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Goodreads Giveaway of "Sometimes When I’m Worried"

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Learn about treatment-resistant depression, its symptoms, and effective treatment options like esketamine and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).

By Bryan Walker, PMHNP-BC Frequently, I am asked, what is treatment-resistant depression? First, let’s define depression. Depression, in many people’s minds, is sometimes envisioned as someone curled up in a fetal position in the dark, crying. But this is not at all the typical presentation of depression. Depression is an illness characterized by some of the following: […]

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Positive Transformation – From Fear to Freedom in 4 Steps through Swimming for Autism

Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder that presents various challenges for individuals and their families. From communication difficulties to sensory sensitivities, navigating the world can often feel overwhelming for those with autism. However, amidst these challenges lies a beacon of hope: swimming therapy. In this article, we delve into the transformative journey from fear to […]

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Back-to-School Tips for Children with Autism: Navigating School Transitions Using Social Stories

The transition from summertime with relaxed schedules, fun activities, and different routines to early wake-up calls, sitting in a classroom, and new teachers and peers can be overwhelming and challenging to adapt to, especially for children diagnosed with ASD. There are several strategies that families can use to help their children prepare for the upcoming […]