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FDA Approves Nasal Spray for Depression

The federal Food & Drug Administration has approved a nasal spray to treat depression - and it's not without controversy. Hartford Hospital Institute of Living researcher Mirela Lotus explains.

Teens & Suicide

Connecticut has been rocked by a number of high profile teen suicides in 2019. Dr. Laura Saunders from Hartford HealthCare's Behavioral Health Network talks about how to bring up the topic with your teens.


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What Happens When Big Data Is Applied to Diagnosing, Treating Mental Health Issues?

Big data sounds daunting – millions of factoids taking months to crunch through massive databases — but when Gregory Book [...]

Going Back Into Work? How to Deal With COVID-Related Anxieties

A year after abandoning desks and cubicles to work remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic, American workers are anxiously preparing to [...]

How Parents Can Model Resilience During COVID For Teens, Tweens

Children learn from their parents long before they enter a classroom, and in a year like no other they understand [...]

Hartford HealthCare Stops J&J Vaccines Following Federal Health Agency Concerns

Hartford HealthCare is following the guidance of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and [...]

This Black Belt Neuropsychiatrist Part of Team Studying MMA, Boxing Brain Trauma

The boxing expression “The bigger they are, the harder they fall” has been around for more than a century, but [...]

Boxing Study Shows The Bigger They Are, The Harder It Is On the Brain

The boxing expression is “The bigger they are, the harder they fall,” and an Institute of Living (IOL) researcher was [...]


Popular Events

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 6:00PM - 7:15PM

Webinar: An Introduction to Depression

In this FREE webinar, join the IOL's Family Resource Center to gain helpful information about the diagnosis of depression and how family [...]

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 3:30PM - 5:00PM

Virtual Bereavement Support Workshop

In this free, live virtual 7-week workshop, join bereavement specialist Nadine Toce, LCSW, and a small group of peers. Connect with others [...]

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 4:30PM - 5:30PM

Webinar: Family Forum Support Group

Join Teresa Giolitto, LMFT for a free, live support group for parents, guardians, and other family members of children and adolescents [...]

 

 

 

 

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