RPA News

18 Jul 2019

Study finds transgender, non-binary autism link

Gender identity clinics should screen patients, says lead author of new paper New research indicates that transgender and non-binary individuals are significantly more likely to have autism or display autistic traits than the wider population

8 Jul 2019

Neglected Causes of PTSD

People w/ Psychosis, Other Delusional States, or Autism Are Also at Risk Chris R Brewin, Emeritus professor in Clinical Psychology, Freya Rumball, Clinical psychologist, & Francesca Happé, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

17 Jun 2019

Prediction Models for Suicide Attempts and Deaths

A Systematic Review and Simulation Bradley E. Belsher, PhD1,2; Derek J. Smolenski, PhD, MPH1; Larry D. Pruitt, PhD1; et al Key Points Question  Have advances in statistical modeling improved the predictive validity of suicide prediction algorithms sufficiently to render their predictions actionable? Findings  In this systematic

1 May 2019

Different for Girls: Understanding Autism

Girls with autism are often misdiagnosed, but a new graphic novel aims to put them in the picture At secondary school, they become the “leftover girls”, drifting, alienated and often miserably lonely because the other

27 Mar 2019

Stress and Dream Sleep and the Brain…

Stress and dream sleep are linked to pathways of brain cell death and survival Study published by the University of Surrey, January 28, 2019 The research was supported by a Lilly Innovation Fellowship Award from