Tag: Psychiatry

  • Erica was saved from suicide – by an unknown woman

    In two episodes, Erica tells her story for the first time. By: Gustav Asplund.Final mix: Astrid Ankarcrona.The reality in P3 is made by the production company Filt. If you or someone you know is unwell, there is help to get. Don’t hesitate to talk to someone, here are contact routes: MIND – for mental health […]

  • Patients with treatment-resistant depression are at higher risk of early death

    Washington [US], Dec 15 (ANI): Patients with treatment-resistant depression have a 23 percent higher risk of dying than other depressed patients. They also have twice as much outpatient care and spend three times as many days in inpatient care. That’s according to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry by researchers from Karolinska Institutet and […]

  • The Almedal murder and the terror sentence

    Visby on the sixth of July. Almedal Week is in full swing. A woman runs up to a police van and says that a person has been stabbed at Donner’s place. A few minutes later, the police officers Andreas and Emmy are in the square. Andreas handcuffs Theodor Engström, who has been tackled to the […]

  • Urged ex to take his own life – Sweden’s first suicide sentence

    In October, the man is sentenced in the District Court for urging his girlfriend to end her life. The verdict will be the first in Sweden, since the law was passed on May 1, 2021. The main goal is to reduce suicides rather than taking people to court for statements made. But the new law […]

  • The study examines children’s mental health during and after the Covid pandemic

    The research is published in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and is funded by the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) with support from NIHR PenARC. The researchers compiled 51 studies that looked at how the pandemic affected the mental health of young people in several different areas. Crucially, these studies […]

  • Danish News Round-Up: Christianshavn is becoming more and more like Venice!

    A large part of the canal-saturated Copenhagen district of Christianshavn faces an extended period when it will not be accessible to road vehicles due to the closure of a critical bridge. With the bridge out of action, only bicycles and boats will be able to visit the island of Bjørnsholm – where Nordatlantens Brygge and […]

  • Right now: Hear the prosecutor about the indictment against terror suspect Theodor Engström

    Now charges have been brought after the murder of Ing-Marie Wieselgren, Psychiatry Coordinator for Sweden’s municipalities and regions, she was killed in Visby during the Almedal week last summer. The accused man, who confessed to the crime, is accused of terrorist crimes through murder and preparation for terrorist crimes through preparation for murder or serious […]

  • Right now: One is charged with terrorist offenses after the knife murder in Almedalen

    Now charges have been brought after the murder of Ing-Marie Wieselgren, Psychiatry Coordinator for Sweden’s municipalities and regions, she was killed in Visby during the Almedal week last summer. The accused man, who confessed to the crime, is accused of terrorist crimes through murder and preparation for terrorist crimes through preparation for murder, which are […]

  • Stormy relationships

    – If you are an emotional person, it can easily become very intense when something is important to you, says psychologist and couples therapist Cecilia Fyring. – I have met couples who do not recognize themselves at all in the person they become in the relationship. A dance out of step – that’s how this […]

  • Roland Poirier Martinsson – a lonely outsider

    About ten years ago, Roland Poirier Martinsson predicted that conservatism would take over liberalism. Then nobody took him seriously, then it washed over Europe like a wave. Childhood was characterized by an alcoholic father and a loving mother. He was in and out of child psychiatry and had his first drunkenness at 11 years old. […]

  • Broströms, part 2: The shot on Djurgårdslätten

    The couple is described as extremely well off. Brita comes from one of Sweden’s most successful families – the Broströms – with ships on all seven oceans. The Broström family is high on the press The sudden death of the head of the family, Dan Broström, made big headlines a few years ago. In the […]

  • Stefan Krakowski

    Stefan Krakowski is an author, writer and chief physician in psychiatry, who has received attention for the book “Incel – about involuntary celibacy and a male role in crisis”. He works in emergency and inpatient psychiatry in Sweden but has also worked as a Swedish representative in the Human Rights Committee of the Council of […]

  • ‘Cruel, unfair and meaningless’ – Danish Prime Minister condemns Fields shooting, while thousands pay tribute

    Thousands attended a memorial service last night to honor the victims of Sunday’s shooting at Field’s mall, which killed three people and injured several others. “Cruel, unfair and meaningless. Tonight we all mourn,” Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen told the crowd gathered outside Field’s. “We share your pain““We send warm thoughts and sympathy to you who […]

  • Questionnaire: Students need more support for mental health and other problems

    Solving the problems of pupils and students during the past academic year more often required extensive multi-professional cooperation in student care services. This is according to a survey published by the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) and the National Board of Education on Wednesday. More than 1,300 nurses, curators, psychologists and doctors working […]

  • The study reveals changes in the brain structure of anorexic people

    Understanding why some people develop anorexia while others do not is largely unknown, although biological factors are widely known. These new findings, based on an extensive brain scan analysis of patients around the world and published in the journal Biological Psychiatry, provide some answer to the question. They reveal that people with anorexia have a […]

  • Danske Nyheder Round-Up: Supermarket chain owner freezes the prices of basic goods over the summer

    While the Ministry of Finance predicts that inflation will end at just over 5 percent in 2022, food prices are expected to rise twice as fast. So it is a consolation to learn that the Salling Group sets a price cap on everyday basic products such as oatmeal and milk – 100 in Netto and […]

  • Healthcare knew about Manfred’s suicide plan – his mother found him dead

    – It was not right what was done with him. It feels like we did not really get the chance to save him because we did not understand the seriousness of this, she says. Eva thought that the care of Manfred had broken down in several ways, but the child and adolescent psychiatry saw no […]

  • The fascination with fear

    – The horror genre is about getting an outlet for emotions. To be able to experiment and get closer to life, and in the extreme case to get closer to death, says the author and playwright Sara Elfmark Berggren. It is said that humanity can be divided into two types – those who love horror, […]