Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW

Batya Swift Yasgur MA, LSW, is a counselor and freelance writer who lives and practices in Teaneck, NJ.

Most Recent Articles by Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW

Art Therapy as an Intervention for Psychosis

Art Therapy as an Intervention for Psychosis

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A patient does not have to be verbal to benefit from art therapy.

Does Lithium Use Decrease Alzheimer's Risk?

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Researchers found that valproic acid increased the risk of Alzheimer's disease.

Aging a Stronger Predictor of Depression, Negative Mood Than Menopause

Aging a Stronger Predictor of Depression, Negative Mood Than Menopause

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Women in the menopausal transition and early postmenopause are at higher risk for depressive symptoms and negative mood than those in late postmenopause.

Treating ASD With Theater: Interview with Expert Dr Blythe Corbett

Treating ASD With Theater: Interview with Expert Dr Blythe Corbett

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Psychiatrists should think beyond traditional models of therapy when looking to engage patients with ASD.

PRECISION Trial Measured Efficacy of Celecoxib

PRECISION Trial Measured Efficacy of Celecoxib

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A PRECISION trial tested cardiovascular risks of COX-2 inhibitors and NSAIDs.

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