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McLean in the News

Nov 8, 2016

Medical Marijuana and Cognitive Performance

“One of the big things to take home from this study is that individuals who are medical marijuana patients aren’t necessarily going to have serious cognitive decrements associated with cannabis use.” – Dr. Staci Gruber

Nov 4, 2016

Doctors’ Opinion on Marijuana

“Voters should be fully aware of the public health consequences of legal access to marijuana for recreational purposes, especially in our most vulnerable including our children, teens, and young adults.” – Drs. Hilary Connery, Shelly F. Greenfield, Bertha Madras, Scott L. Rauch, Roger Weiss

Oct 18, 2016

Are Educators Prepared to Aid Children in Crisis?

“We have arrived at a place where we finally understand that teaching is not just about educating someone’s rational mind, but also educating their heart.” – Dr. Michael Hollander

Oct 17, 2016

Increasing OCD Awareness

The International OCD Foundation has made great strides for people with OCD in the last 30 years, but it still has a long way to go, says the foundation's director.

Oct 11, 2016

Growing Up with OCD

What happens when your child has obsessive compulsive disorder.

Oct 6, 2016

Biological Imprint of Trauma

Dr. Torsten Klengel, a neuroscientist in McLean’s Neurobiology of Fear Laboratory, reviews the findings of a new paper looking at the long-term effects of trauma.

Sep 27, 2016

Mental Health Mentor

“I spent time at McLean Hospital (in Massachusetts) learning skills and tools to manage my emotions, to manage ebbs and flows of the football season.” – New York Jets receiver Brandon Marshall

Sep 21, 2016

A Look Inside McLean’s Brain Bank

“Every brain here is famous. Everyone here is somebody that we take our hats off and say thank you to.” – Jorge Tejada