Risk and Resilience in Mental Health

Following the success of the Biological Psychiatry Congress in 2015, this year’s meeting, will be hosted in the fairest Cape,

A new leash for the black dog

The 2017 update on the pharmacological management of depression has recently been published by The South African Family Practice Journal.

Autism: world of radio silence

“I can remember the frustration of not being able to talk.  I knew what I wanted to say, but I

Akeso Milnerton launches dedicated adolescent unit

It is estimated that 20% of all adolescents globally suffer from a mental disorder, with suicide being the second leading

Should we adopt inclusive approaches to drug use?

There is a strong need for greater awareness of pragmatic, inclusive approaches to drug use – which are proven to

Call for review of mental healthcare service provision

SECTION27 is relieved that the report of Health Ombud, Prof Malegapuru Makgoba, “Circumstances surrounding the deaths of mentally ill patients:

Where is the care in our healthcare system?

The de-institutionalisation process, so attractive in principle and so easy to defend in the abstract, can go catastrophically wrong if

SADAG Tackles Teen Suicide through Teachers

For Teen Suicide Prevention Week, SADAG is training teachers on how to identify teens at risk and intervene to save