Quick Thoughts

Preventing suicide in all the wrong ways

My introduction to a guest post by D.J. Jaffe DJ Jaffe is Executive Director, Mental Illness Policy Organization and his op-eds appear in the New York Times, Washington Post, Sacramento Bee, New York Daily News, New York Post, San Diego Union Tribune, Albany Times Union and numerous other publications. Read more about him here. You […]

How to (re)create the illusion that psychotherapy extends the life of cancer patients

I provide a quick analysis of a story summarizing a peer-reviewed paper that did not encourage me to take a look at the paper.  Life is too short, and there is just so much dubious stuff out there to devote much time pursue tracing claims that don’t pass a first screen. The British Psychological Society […]