Speaking of Psychology: Dispelling the myth of violence and mental illness

Recent mass shootings have inevitably led to news reports of the suspected shooters’ mental health, but psychological research shows there is no clear link between mental illness and violence. In this episode, clinical and forensic psychologist Joel Dvoskin, PhD, talks about the misconceptions surrounding mental illness and violent behavior and how basic prevention efforts could help stop future violent events.

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“Before every game, I throw up,” he said. While playing in the biggest game of his life Eagles guard Brandon Brooks will also take on his anxiety disorder

Thanks to Leo Espina for bringing this to my attention. I’ll be sharing this article today with a group rookie fire fighters who are preparing to graduate shortly. While playing in the biggest game of his life Eagles guard Brandon Brooks will also take on his anxiety disorder By Bill Plaschke, LA Times FEB 02,…

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