Racial, ethnic differences found in psychiatric diagnoses, treatment, according to researchers

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Non-Hispanic blacks are almost twice as likely as non-Hispanic whites to be diagnosed with schizophrenia, but they're significantly less likely to receive medication for treatment, according to researchers.

Escapee from New Jersey psychiatric hospital still eludes manhunt

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - The manhunt for an inmate who escaped from the prison wing of a New Jersey psychiatric hospital entered its fourth day on Friday, but officials say the convict is no longer in the town where he was spotted earlier in the week.

Psychiatric symptoms impact mental health court engagement

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People living with mental illness are overrepresented in the criminal justice system. Interventions to help this population, such as mental health courts, are becoming popular across the country. New research finds that for mental health courts to be successful, every professional engaged in the process should be aware of the relationship between psychiatric symptoms and participant engagement within the system and connect participants with comprehensive treatment and services as early as possible.

Patients at high risk for psychiatric symptoms after a stay in the intensive care unit

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Results of a multi-institutional national study of nearly 700 people who survived life-threatening illness with a stay in an intensive care unit suggest that a substantial majority of them are at high risk for persistent depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder -- especially if they are female, young and unemployed.

Police capture escaped psychiatric patient Anthony Garver

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Marilyn MalaraLAKEWOOD, Wash., April 9 (UPI) -- Anthony Garver, an escaped psychiatric patient and accused killer, was taken into custody after several days on the run.

Washington psychiatric escapee captured, other still at large

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Ed Adamczyk and Doug G. WareLAKEWOOD, Wash., April 7 (UPI) -- Police on Thursday captured one of two escapee patients from a Washington state psychiatric hospital, authorities said.

Two dangerous psychiatric patients escape Washington hospital

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Ed AdamczykLAKEWOOD, Wash., April 7 (UPI) -- Authorities in Washington are on the hunt for two men described as dangerous who escaped from a psychiatric hospital

Kehlani -- Placed On Psychiatric Hold ... 'Wanted to Harm Herself'

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R&B singer Kehlani was placed on a psychiatric hold in L.A. yesterday -- after emergency responders arrived to her Hollywood home and determined she posed a threat to herself ... TMZ has learned. We've learned ... paramedics responded to a…

Troubled Kids' Psychiatric Care Often Delayed by Insurance Rules

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Dealing with red tape consumes clinicians' time, poses danger to patients, researchers say

Psychiatric diagnoses in young transgender women

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About 41 percent of young transgender women had one or more mental health or substance dependence diagnoses and nearly 1 in 5 had two or more psychiatric diagnoses in a study of participants enrolled in a human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention intervention trial, according to an article.

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