APA Members Win Prestigious Sarnat, Gralnick Awards
The Institute of Medicine’s 2013 Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health has been awarded to William Carpenter, M.D. , and Vincenzo De Luca, M.D., is the winner of the 2013 Alexander Gralnick Award. The Gralnick Award is sponsored by the American Psychiatric Foundation.
Destructive Mining Practice Worsens Depression in Appalachia
Removal of entire mountaintops to extract the coal beneath impacts more than the environment. It also appears to raise the risk of mental health problems, particularly depression.