News | Topic: Mental Health
Mar 1, 2021
An AI Is Training Counselors To Deal With LGBT Teens In Crisis
Sep 14, 2020
Transgender Surgery Provides No Mental Health Benefit
Neither “gender-affirming hormone treatment” nor “gender-affirming surgery” reduced the need of transgender-identifying people for mental health services. Read the article here.
Mar 19, 2020
Teens Who Feel Empowered Are Less Likely To Bully, Commit Sexual Violence
Coping mechanisms that help adolescents thrive and do well, even in the face of stress and adversity, are important to preventing interpersonal violence. Read the article here.
Oct 4, 2019
Oral Contraceptives Tied To Depressive, Psychiatric Symptoms In Teens
Use of oral contraceptives is associated with an increased risk for depressive and other psychiatric symptoms in young women, new research shows. Read the article here.
Jun 18, 2019
Youth Sexting Tied To Sexual Behavior, Mental Health Risks
But whether there’s a causal link, and in which direction, remains uncertain. Read the article here.