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Law and Psychiatry 5

Law and Psychiatry 5

I have been seeing a young forensic psychology grad student for anxiety and behavioural science tutoring. A few months ago, in not one of his more stellar decision making moments, he and his buddies smoked a joint while parked in his car in their school parking lot.

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Life is a Prozac Deficiency Disorder

Life is a Prozac Deficiency Disorder

I read recently that the antidepressant Prozac might have utility in the treatment of autism, I have had very little experience with this disorder but had assumed it was a hard to fix a hard-wired sensory neural deficit. Prozac raises brain serotonin levels, but whether this leads to a rewiring like psychotherapy can is unclear.

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Blackdogtimes: Most Viewed Essays

Blackdogtimes: Most Viewed Essays

This is my second review of blackdogtimes stastics. My first entry on the subject revealed that vaccination refusal was number one on the hit list. I don’t have much to add to that subject except to note that fears of autism have now been replaced by religious objections:

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Philosophy and the Czech Republic

Philosophy and the Czech Republic

Back in the day I decided that my education as a liberal intellectual could not be complete without some courses in philosophy and so I signed up for a few through the University of Waterloo correspondence program.

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Of Salamanders and Mexicans

Of Salamanders and Mexicans

There are a group of residents in an Ontario town that are opposing the building of a nearby quarry. Quarries as we all know are for construction as in gravel, rocks, sand: generally the stuff of capitalist expansionism.

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