psychiatry News Archive
March 11, 2016 —
Harvey Max Chochinov, Canada Research Chair in Palliative Care, writes about the advent of physician-hastened death. We must get our approach to human suffering and palliative care right, he says.
Almost half of all military personnel in Canada have a history of child abuse exposure, UM study finds
January 27, 2016 —
Study found that such exposure was associated with an increased risk of suicidal behaviour. The risk had a stronger effect on the general population than military personnel, and the effect of exposure to child abuse was stronger than the effect of actual deployment-related trauma.
November 17, 2015 —
U of M prof charts a new path
July 21, 2015 —
Harvey Max Chochinov chosen to lead
April 21, 2015 —
U of M professor Harvey Chochinov speaks about palliative care
February 24, 2015 —
The Supreme Court felt patients needed to be offered more choices. What options will dying patients in Canada actually have?
October 23, 2014 —
'The majority of people, even in the context of severe trauma, are resilient and recover'
September 10, 2014 —
Prof writes reflective essay on his research
April 22, 2014 —
Increased link to mental disorders, suicide