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Dr. Buxton & the Future of Behavioral Health Services

This week, I sat down with Dr. Martin Buxton, chief of psychiatry and medical director of child & adolescent program at Chippenham Hospital’s Tucker Pavilion. The Pavilion is our 137 bed psychiatric hospital embedded within the Chippenham campus serving inpatient and outpatient patients as young 5 years old all the way through geriatrics adult services. 1,059 more words

Panic attacking

My lungs felt shrunken as I gasped for deeper relief. I could hear my heartbeat pounding in my head as everything else became a fuzzy radio station – barely in reception. 684 more words

We Need Your Opinion!

To compete and succeed in tomorrow’s home health marketplace, agencies need highly-skilled clinicians and thoughtful, visionary leaders.  To help our members prepare for that future, HCA of MA is considering two in-depth, extended training programs for the coming year.  317 more words


Self Acceptance: The Freedom to 'Simply Be'

A seed grows into a plant because it is its nature to do so, not because you or I do it.  Likewise, true growth is a process one allows to happen rather than causes to happen.

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Changes and Challenges for Mental and Behavioral Health Providers

As Kentucky’s Senate Bill 192 highlights, coverage and treatment of substance abuse problems is dramatically changing as the current penal model is slowly being replaced with a treatment model. 962 more words


10 Interesting Psychological Facts from MedicalTribe.com

Interesting Psychological Facts

Here are some psychological facts hand-picked by MedicalTribe.com, that may help you better understand your-self and let you react better with your surroundings. 757 more words

Behavioral Health

A Mind at War

I’m starting this blog as a way to communicate the daily struggle of living with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

For a lot of people, behavioral health, namely anxiety disorders, are an unknown. 410 more words