• Op-Ed: Rural Hospitals Struggling With COVID Care

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Many U.S. hospitals are not equipped to provide high-quality intensive care to critically ill COVID-19 patients. This disturbing reality became evident to me after working in COVID ICUs across several different hospitals over...
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  • Op-Ed: What Happened to the 25th Amendment?

    Op-Ed: What Happened to the 25th Amendment?

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Since the beginning of Donald Trump's presidency, mental health professionals have come forth in historically unprecedented ways to warn against entrusting the U.S. presidency to someone who exhibits signs of dangerous mental...
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  • ‘We Can Begin To Heal the Wounds.' Inside the Efforts to Provide Mental Health Care to Families Separated at the U.S. Border

    ‘We Can Begin To Heal the Wounds.' Inside the Efforts to Provide Mental Health Care to Families Separated at the U.S. Border

    1 month ago - By Time

    When Mari and her teenage son, Jesus, were confronted by Border Patrol agents, they did not know they had already crossed the border from Mexico to the U.S. and were now on American soil. To this day, Mari-an asylum seeker from Guatemala-says she doesn't know where they entered the U.S., only that the agents arrested them and drove them to a facility where dozens of other women were crying. It wasn't until the agents took Jesus away from her that Mari understood why they were crying.
    “Do you know that you are committing a crime?” Mari says an agent who worked at the facility asked her...
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