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Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

By WSN Editorial Board

October 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Halloween entertainment exploits struggles and perpetuates the stigma behind mental illnesses.

Monitoring mental disorders in students could prevent future violence

Monitoring mental disorders in students could prevent future violence

April 23, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The recent violence of the Boston Marathon bombers and of the Aurora Colorado theater premiering “The Dark Knight Rises” may be cause to evaluate some of Sigmund Freud's psychoanalytic hypotheses. Freud's works have demonstrated that, "It is precisely these frustrations of sexual life which people...