Abnormal psychology

Heroic Dose Event Explores Promise of Psychedelic Medicine for Veterans, Military & Servicemen and Women

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2021) - Microdose Psychedelic Insights , along with Entheon Biomedical Corp. , Bexson Biomedical , HavnLife and The Conscious Fund , present the Heroic Dose .

Key Points: 
  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2021) - Microdose Psychedelic Insights , along with Entheon Biomedical Corp. , Bexson Biomedical , HavnLife and The Conscious Fund , present the Heroic Dose .
  • The Heroic Dose will commence on 22nd April at 8:45 am EST.
  • This one-day virtual conference explores the use of psychedelic therapies for military veterans and first responders in an effort to combat the alarming rates of PTSD, substance abuse and suicide in this valuable yet underserved demographic.
  • This conference will feature some of the finest Navy SEAL and national security professionals, veterans and other servicemen and women, along with knowledgeable experts in psychedelic therapy, researchers, clinicians, companies, advocates.

Anxiety and Depression Treatment Market Revenue To Reach $24,467.7 Million by 2030 says P&S Intelligence

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 8:30am

As a result of such initiatives, the global anxiety and depression treatment market value is predicted to increase from $17,770.9 million in 2020 to $24,467.7 million by 2030, at a 3.3% CAGR between 2021 and 2030, according to the market research report published by P&S Intelligence.

Key Points: 
  • As a result of such initiatives, the global anxiety and depression treatment market value is predicted to increase from $17,770.9 million in 2020 to $24,467.7 million by 2030, at a 3.3% CAGR between 2021 and 2030, according to the market research report published by P&S Intelligence.
  • Another such organization aiding the anxiety and depression treatment market growth with its support to patients and educational courses is the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), which was founded in the U.S. in 1979.
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the anxiety and depression treatment market reported negative impact.
  • P&S Intelligence is a provider of market research and consulting services catering to the market information needs of burgeoning industries across the world.

Anxiety and Depression Treatment Market Revenue To Reach $24,467.7 Million by 2030 says P&S Intelligence

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 8:30am

As a result of such initiatives, the global anxiety and depression treatment market value is predicted to increase from $17,770.9 million in 2020 to $24,467.7 million by 2030, at a 3.3% CAGR between 2021 and 2030, according to the market research report published by P&S Intelligence.

Key Points: 
  • As a result of such initiatives, the global anxiety and depression treatment market value is predicted to increase from $17,770.9 million in 2020 to $24,467.7 million by 2030, at a 3.3% CAGR between 2021 and 2030, according to the market research report published by P&S Intelligence.
  • Another such organization aiding the anxiety and depression treatment market growth with its support to patients and educational courses is the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), which was founded in the U.S. in 1979.
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the anxiety and depression treatment market reported negative impact.
  • P&S Intelligence is a provider of market research and consulting services catering to the market information needs of burgeoning industries across the world.

Gemiini Promoting The Shift From Awareness To Acceptance

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 10:40pm

SPOKANE, Wash., April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gemiini is celebrating Acceptance Month, a movement among advocacy organizations to increase understanding, acceptance, and support for people with autism.

Key Points: 
  • SPOKANE, Wash., April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gemiini is celebrating Acceptance Month, a movement among advocacy organizations to increase understanding, acceptance, and support for people with autism.
  • The original 2008 United Nations mandate for a "World Autism Awareness Day" undergoing a cultural shift.
  • As part of the growing recognition of the gifts and capacities that autistic individuals bring to our society, Gemiini has joined the movement to designate April as "Autistic Acceptance Month."
  • "Gemiini is committed to promoting acceptance ofpeople with autism into our social fabric through personalized therapies that increase speech, language, reading, life skills, and social skills," said Bryan Davey, Chief Executive Officer for Gemiini.

The Dementia Discovery Fund Significantly Enhances its Neuroscience R&D Expertise to Support its Portfolio

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 12:26pm

Dr. Jonathan Behr, Partner at The Dementia Discovery Fund,said, "We are delighted to welcome Lynne and Jim to DDF.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Jonathan Behr, Partner at The Dementia Discovery Fund,said, "We are delighted to welcome Lynne and Jim to DDF.
  • Both are world-recognized experts in dementia and neuroscience R&D and their considerable expertise reinforces the key differentiation and value proposition of the DDF as we continue to invest in innovative dementia therapeutics and platform companies.
  • I look forward to working with my colleagues to help manage and expedite drug development to combat this dreadful disease."
  • The Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF) is a 250m specialist venture capital fund investing in, and creating, biotech companies pursuing transformational therapeutic approaches for dementias including Alzheimer's disease.

The Dementia Discovery Fund Significantly Enhances its Neuroscience R&D Expertise to Support its Portfolio

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 12:24pm

Dr. Jonathan Behr, Partner at The Dementia Discovery Fund,said, "We are delighted to welcome Lynne and Jim to DDF.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Jonathan Behr, Partner at The Dementia Discovery Fund,said, "We are delighted to welcome Lynne and Jim to DDF.
  • Both are world-recognized experts in dementia and neuroscience R&D and their considerable expertise reinforces the key differentiation and value proposition of the DDF as we continue to invest in innovative dementia therapeutics and platform companies.
  • I look forward to working with my colleagues to help manage and expedite drug development to combat this dreadful disease."
  • The Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF) is a 250m specialist venture capital fund investing in, and creating, biotech companies pursuing transformational therapeutic approaches for dementias including Alzheimer's disease.

ASD.ai's New Application Rootines Leverages Binah.ai's Video-based Health and Wellness Monitoring Technology to Help Track the Well-Being of Individuals with Autism

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

The application will launch April 15 to celebrate World Autism Month and offers a fast, simple and effective way to track the well-being of individuals with autism.

Key Points: 
  • The application will launch April 15 to celebrate World Autism Month and offers a fast, simple and effective way to track the well-being of individuals with autism.
  • "It is an honor to be part of the solution that ASD.ai is providing to the autism community," said Sam Friedman, VP Sales North America at Binah.ai.
  • Binah.ai's award-winning technology delivers on the company's vision and mission to allow for basic and universally accessible health and wellness services for everyone, anywhere.
  • Rootines, brought to you by ASD.ai, is on a mission to improve the well-being of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) Shareable Infographic: Benefits of Pet Cats for Children with Autism

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 1:05pm

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In recognition of Autism Awareness Month and to raise awareness of recent research results which demonstrate the benefits of cat adoption for families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) has created a new shareable infographic, " The Feline Friends Study: Benefits of Pet Cats for Children with Autism ".

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, D.C., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In recognition of Autism Awareness Month and to raise awareness of recent research results which demonstrate the benefits of cat adoption for families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) has created a new shareable infographic, " The Feline Friends Study: Benefits of Pet Cats for Children with Autism ".
  • "For the first time, we have scientific research that shows how beneficial cats can be for families of children with ASD," said Steven Feldman, President of HABRI.
  • This infographic is part of an ongoing series to share human-animal bond research.
  • Jamie Baxter, Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI), 7753224022, jamie@theimpetusagency.com

Closing the gap in dementia research and support for BIPOC communities

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 3:09pm

These barriers prevent people from all backgrounds, especially from BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Colour) communities, from reaching out to a doctor or community resources for help and support.

Key Points: 
  • These barriers prevent people from all backgrounds, especially from BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Colour) communities, from reaching out to a doctor or community resources for help and support.
  • The Alzheimer Society of Canada works to support people at all stages of the disease, but BIPOC people are not well-represented in dementia research, leaving a serious gap in information about diverse communities and their needs.
  • We're asking caregivers and people living with dementia, especially from BIPOC communities, to consider joining the Alzheimer Society of Canada's Advisory Group .
  • The Alzheimer Society of Canada is conducting the National Dementia Journey Surveyto understand the experiences of people living with dementia, with an intentional focus on BIPOC communities.

New Survey: Americans Expect Companies to End Discriminatory Hiring Practices; Kelly® Finds More Employers Ready to Hire Neurodiverse Talent

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 6:51pm

Kelly President and CEO Peter Quigley agrees and says employers are showing more interest in hiring and supporting neurodiverse talent than at any time in his career.

Key Points: 
  • Kelly President and CEO Peter Quigley agrees and says employers are showing more interest in hiring and supporting neurodiverse talent than at any time in his career.
  • Our Kelly Discover solution helps companies engage with undiscovered talent communities, including talent on the autism spectrum, to identify exceptional and available resources, said Quigley.
  • A more inclusive workforce is central to our Equity@Work initiative aimed at connecting more people to enriching work.
  • New survey results from Kelly show Americans overwhelmingly support opening doors to neurodiverse talent and they want employers to do the same:
    81% say companies should do more to remove barriers discriminatory hiring policies or practices that keep people from being hired or promoted.