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First Anniversary of PsychiatryTalk.com

Posted on December 2nd, 2010 by Dr. Blumenfield

This blog is written to mark the first year of PsychiatryTalk.com being on the Internet. The readership has expanded from 25 hits/week to over 300 hits/day and it is still growing. A followup on the topics of several of the blogs written in the past year was reported.

“I Would Like to Thank My Psychiatrist”

Posted on July 14th, 2010 by Dr. Blumenfield

Los Angeles Laker Ron Artest after his team won the NBA Championship thanked his psychiatrist on national television. This is an example how an increasing number celebrities are comfortable publicly discussing their psychiatric history. Television programs, movies, the Internet and the new media have all contributed to the reduction of stigma about mental health problems and treatment.