Mental Health

Pharmacotherapy for Smoking Cessation in Adults With Neuropsychiatric Illness

Pharmacotherapy for Smoking Cessation in Adults With Neuropsychiatric Illness

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Varenicline is approved by the FDA for use as a smoking cessation aid.

Depression Associated With COPD Meds Nonadherence

Depression Associated With COPD Meds Nonadherence

Interventions are needed to enhance adherence to prescribed medications, especially in older adults experiencing new episodes of depression.

The Future of Mental Health Apps

The Future of Mental Health Apps

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Nicola Davies, PhD, suggests that a great deal of research is still required, but apps are certainly showing great promise as a means of enhancing treatment outcomes when used as an adjunct to therapy and medication.

Homosexual Status as a Contributing Factor to Depression and Anxiety in Young Men

Homosexual Status as a Contributing Factor to Depression and Anxiety in Young Men

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Research found increased incidence of mental health issues in young gay and bisexual men.

Broward County's Mental Health Court: Standing Up Against the Criminalization of Mental Illness

Broward County's Mental Health Court: Standing Up Against the Criminalization of Mental Illness

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The nation's first mental health court turns 18 this month, and more than 17,000 people have received treatment instead of a jail sentence.

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