Association between cannabis use disorder and self- and other-directed aggression

Cannabis is the most widely used drug worldwide. Data about the association of cannabis use with aggression is heterogeneous. The objective of the current study was to assess the nature of the association between cannabis use disorder (CUD) and self-directed, other-directed, and combined aggression. We used data from the National Survey on Drug Use and […]

Suicide Prevention Presentation for Families of Individuals With a Mental Illness

This pamphlet describes a presentation for families of individuals with mental illnesses. Attitudes & common myths about suicide, e.g. “most suicides occur with little warning,” are listed. Advice on recognizing & assessing suicide risk is given, including advice for those with schizophrenia or multiple psychotic episodes. Questions to ask to learn about one’s suicide plan […]