The Social Brain and Autism in Young People
13September

The Social Brain and Autism in Young PeopleThe Social Brain and Autism in Young PeopleThe Social Brain and Autism in Young People

By Craig Rogers

This article was first published by the UCLA NewsRoom  CLA scientists have found that in young people with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder, the areas of the brain that are linked to social behaviors are both less developed and...

This article was first published by the UCLA NewsRoom  CLA scientists have found that in young people with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder, the areas of the brain that are linked to social behaviors are both less developed and less-sufficiently networked than they are in...

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Mental Illness Twice as Likely When Siblings are Dysfunctional
13September

Mental Illness Twice as Likely When Siblings are...Mental Illness Twice as Likely When Siblings...Mental Illness Twice as Likely When Siblings are...

By At The Crossroads

 This story was first published by the HuffPost of Australia and written by Bella Westaway. Misha Heaton was excited for the birth of her brother. At four-years-old, she couldn’t wait for a playmate, to bounce around the gardens of...

 This story was first published by the HuffPost of Australia and written by Bella Westaway. Misha Heaton was excited for the birth of her brother. At four-years-old, she couldn’t wait for a playmate, to bounce around the gardens of their home on the North Shore of Sydney....

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1 in 5 Young Adults has a Personality Disorder
13September

1 in 5 Young Adults has a Personality Disorder1 in 5 Young Adults has a Personality Disorder1 in 5 Young Adults has a Personality Disorder

By At The Crossroads

Did you know that almost one in five young adults has a personality disorder that interferes with everyday life, and even more abuse alcohol or drugs, researchers at Columbia University reported in one of the most extensive...

Did you know that almost one in five young adults has a personality disorder that interferes with everyday life, and even more abuse alcohol or drugs, researchers at Columbia University reported in one of the most extensive studies of its kind. The disorders...

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Mental Illness: It is More Common Than You Think
30August

Mental Illness: It is More Common Than You ThinkMental Illness: It is More Common Than You ThinkMental Illness: It is More Common Than You Think

By At The Crossroads

350,000,000 - The number of people worldwide who are affected by Depression. This single stat is just one of many that show how prevalent mental illness is both in the United States and around the world.

350,000,000 - The number of people worldwide who are affected by Depression. This single stat is just one of many that show how prevalent mental illness is both in the United States and around the world.

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7 Facts About Mental Health in Utah
30August

7 Facts About Mental Health in Utah7 Facts About Mental Health in Utah7 Facts About Mental Health in Utah

By At The Crossroads

Utah has a depression rate of 4% higher (21.5%) than the US average (17.3%). In 2017, suicide was the leading cause of death for Utah residents age 10 to 24. 58.6% of adolescents with depression do not receive treatment. Utah women are...

Utah has a depression rate of 4% higher (21.5%) than the US average (17.3%). In 2017, suicide was the leading cause of death for Utah residents age 10 to 24. 58.6% of adolescents with depression do not receive treatment. Utah women are twice as likely to be diagnosed with...

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A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health Disorders in Young Adults
29August

A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health Disorders in...A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health...A Real Issue: Identifying Mental Health Disorders in...

By At The Crossroads

As the old saying goes, “be careful what you wish for.” Some young adults who are eager to leave the comfortable and safe confines of their parents’ homes may need to do so with caution. anaging this new level of independence...

As the old saying goes, “be careful what you wish for.” Some young adults who are eager to leave the comfortable and safe confines of their parents’ homes may need to do so with caution. anaging this new level of independence comes with unexpected challenges,...

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Autism Spectrum Disorders and the Backwards Bike
29August

Autism Spectrum Disorders and the Backwards BikeAutism Spectrum Disorders and the Backwards BikeAutism Spectrum Disorders and the Backwards Bike

By At The Crossroads

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is the fastest growing group of developmental disabilities. Given the growing prevalence of ASD, there is increasing focus, understandably, on the screening, diagnosis, and interventions for young children. However,...

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is the fastest growing group of developmental disabilities. Given the growing prevalence of ASD, there is increasing focus, understandably, on the screening, diagnosis, and interventions for young children. However, there is less attention placed on the...

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Going Fishing: Young Adults in Mental Health Therapy
29August

Going Fishing: Young Adults in Mental Health TherapyGoing Fishing: Young Adults in Mental Health...Going Fishing: Young Adults in Mental Health Therapy

By At The Crossroads

There is a great movie called “A River Runs Through It” about family ties and learning how to unconditionally love those who challenge us with decisions and choices in their life that we may not agree with or understand. “Each...

There is a great movie called “A River Runs Through It” about family ties and learning how to unconditionally love those who challenge us with decisions and choices in their life that we may not agree with or understand. “Each one of us here today will at one time in...

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