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psychiatry


Jacksonville, FL — For throwing a temper tantrum, 6-year-old Nicholas, who has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and disruptive mood dysregulation disorder, was kidnapped from his elementary school by police and imprisoned in a psychiatric hospital. Nicholas was held, including multiple stints in a ‘seclusion room,’ for three days at River Point Behavioral Health. According to …

A New York City man was arrested Monday for attacking a fellow commuter while yelling about his hatred of white people. 51-year-old Queens native Gary Weeks tried to shove his victim onto the subway tracks at a Harlem station. “I hate white people!” he reportedly yelled before the attack. The would-be victim got away with the help …

Most people associate nail biting with nervousness or anxiety, but a new study published in the Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry suggests otherwise.