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Title Catalyst: Diagnosing Mental Illness/Ghostbusters/Brain Stimulation
Published Australia : ABC, 2015
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Summary This special episode investigates new research analysing facial expressions, voice, and body posture that may be the key to diagnosing depression. And scientists in Switzerland have shown ghost sightings may be illusions of the mind caused by illness, exertion or stress; the findings could help researchers understand the root cause of psychiatric conditions like schizophrenia. Plus, a range of non-invasive brain stimulations therapies that may help to treat depression and even improve our brain function.This episode of Catalyst screens during Mental As... the ABC's week long initiative in support of Mental Health Week which aims to encourage Australians to start talking about mental illness and to give to mental health research. PRODUCTION DETAILS:Series Producer: Ingrid Arnott#mentalas#ABCCatalyst
Notes Closed captioning in English
Event Broadcast 2015-10-06 at 20:00:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Brain damage -- Research.
Clinical trials -- Safety measures.
Depression, Mental -- Diagnosis.
Depression, Mental -- Treatment.
Psychomotor disorders.
Form Streaming video
Author Phillips, Graham, host
Blanke, Olaf, contributor
Breakspear, Michael, contributor
Demasi, Maryanne, contributor
Epps, Julien, contributor
Fitzgerald, Paul, contributor
Fletcher, Jenny, contributor
Goecke, Roland, contributor
Horvath, Jared Cooney, contributor
Loo, Colleen, contributor
Parker, Gordon, contributor
Pozeg, Polona, contributor
Serino, Andrea, contributor
Simpson-Young, Peter, contributor
Solca, Marco, contributor
Steele, Jan, contributor
Wigham, Wayne, contributor