Author: mentalhealthmom

Psychotropic Drugs

How do Psychotropic Meds Work? https://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Training/Psychotropic_Medication/page36.asp List of Psychotropic Drugs https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_psychotropic_medications Psychotropic Drug Stats Americans are Often Wrongfully Medicated https://www.apa.org/monitor/2012/06/prescribing.aspx Mental Health Policy and Psychotropic Drugs https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2690138/ Side Effects of Common Psychiatric Drugs https://psychcentral.com/lib/common-side-effects-of-psychiatric-medications/ Hooking Our World on Drugs Analysis https://www.cchr.org/cchr-reports/psychiatry/introduction.html Link Between Psychiatric Drugs and Violence https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/mad-in-america/201101/psychiatric-drugs-and-violence-review-fda-data-finds-link What...
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Big Pharma and Ins Companies

How Drug Marketing Influences Prescriptions https://www.nih.gov/news-events/nih-research-matters/how-drug-marketing-may-influence-prescriptions Do Drug Company Payments Influence Doctors https://health.usnews.com/health-care/patient-advice/articles/2018-08-31/do-drug-company-payments-to-doctors-influence-which-drugs-they-prescribe How Big Pharma Changes Doctor’s Minds https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.newsweek.com/how-pharma-changes-doctors-minds-593189%3famp=1 Part I: Why Drugs are so Expensive https://medium.com/unraveling-healthcare/from-shkreli-to-sanders-why-are-drugs-so-expensive-the-role-of-pharma-79d67c727b68 Part II: Big Pharma vs. Insurance Companies https://medium.com/unraveling-healthcare/drug-pricing-part-2-the-pharma-vs-health-insurance-showdown-c71eb683eb13...
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Auditory Processing

Signs of Auditory Processing Disorders in Children https://www.understood.org/en/learning-attention-issues/child-learning-disabilities/auditory-processing-disorder/auditory-processing-disorder-what-youre-seeing?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=understoodorg...
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Neurofeedback Training

What is Neurofeedback and How Does it Work? The Benefits of Neurofeedback Explained https://www.khou.com/video/entertainment/television/programs/great-day-houston/sandstone-health-explains-the-benefits-of-neurofeedback/285-8235190 What is Neuroplasticity? How Does Neuroplasticity Work? https://www.nicabm.com/brain-how-does-neuroplasticity-work/ Neuroplasticity Introduction Video International Society for Neurofeedback Research/Case Studies https://www.isnr.org/resources Neurofeedback as Effective as Ritalin in Treating ADHD https://psychcentral.com/blog/neurofeedback-therapy-an-effective-non-drug-treatment-for-adhd/ Neurofeedback Proven 80% Effective in Reduction of Anxiety...
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Primitive Reflexes

Primitive Reflexes and Specific Areas of Learning FIDGETING & ATTENTION: When a Child Retains the STNR, Specific Learning Areas Break Down Spinal Galant Reflex (Commonly Mistaken for ADHD) What is a Retained Spinal Galant and Why Does it Make my Child Wiggle and Squirm in the Classroom?...
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Brain Mapping/QEEG
Testing

What a Psychiatrist Learned from 87,000 Brain Maps https://www.facebook.com/namelessnetworkpresents/videos/149607002382067/UzpfSTc2NjA0ODk5MzU4NzQ2MDo5NTIxMDU3MzQ5ODE3ODQ/ FDA Approved QEEG/Brain Map to Assist in Diagnosis of ADHD in 2013 https://consumer.healthday.com/kids-health-information-23/attention-deficit-disorder-adhd-news-50/fda-approves-brain-wave-test-for-adhd-678323.html People with ADHD Have Specific Brainwave Patterns http://www.simplywellbeing.com/being-adhd/adhd-brain-waves-are-different/...
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Psychiatry Industry
Standard of
Care Practices

Psychiatry.org Home Page for Patients and Families https://www.psychiatry.org/patients-families DSM-IV or Diagnostic and Statistical Manual Version IV (Standard of Care Practices for Psychiatry Industry) Overview https://www.verywellmind.com/the-diagnostic-and-statistical-manual-dsm-2795758 DSM-IV Table of Contents PDF File to Download (you can Google the DSM-IV criteria for a specific disorder) https://www.psychiatry.org/File%20Library/Psychiatrists/Practice/DSM/APA_DSM-5-Contents.pdf DSM-IV Diagnostic Criteria for ADHD...
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