Monthly Archives: March 2023

A Case Study in Stockholm Syndrome? The Patty Hearst Kidnapping

A case study in stockholm syndrome

It had only been 2 months since the high-profile kidnapping of heiress Patty Hearst when she shocked the world with a public appearance. For those present for the robbery at Hibernia Bank on April 15, 1974, watching Hearst confidently wield an assault rifle would not align with the narrative of the young hostage they knew. […]

How to Get the Correct Diagnosis for Depression

Getting the right diagnosis for depression

It’s no surprise that depression screening is becoming more common in different health care settings. It’s estimated that each year, 9.5% of adults in the United States have a depressive illness. That number is trending upward, but 55% of American adults with mental illness don’t receive treatment. Getting diagnosed is the first step toward proper […]