Behavioral Health Connection Blog

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Custom programming, custom forms, custom templates
Sun, 11/18/2018

At Behavioral Health Connection, we're proud to offer custom development for your agency!  Whether it's for forms and templates to match your existing paperwork, or maybe custom reports to help you better visualize your data.  We can also create program new functionality, just for you, to speed up your workflow or simplify repetitive tasks.

Wed, 10/31/2018

According to a post by Melissa Burkley, Ph.D with Psychology Today narcissism is prevalent across political party lines. Who do you think is more likely to be a narcissist: Republicans or Democrats? The answer, like most political differences, is tricky. A new study suggests that one party does not necessarily house more narcissists than the other, but they do house different types of narcissists.

Fri, 10/26/2018

According to Patricia Hateneck, PH.D., MBA on Psychology Today  there are 9 ways to improve your mental health instantly.  Mental health is much more than a diagnosis. It's your overall psychological well-being—the way you feel about yourself and others as well as your ability to manage your feelings and deal with everyday difficulties.

Lady stretching
Mon, 10/22/2018

According to an article posted by National Public Radio, engaging in physical activity is known to bring about an euphoric sensation.  Based on a recent study in the journal, Lancet Psychiatry, exercise can ease things like panic attacks or mood and sleep disorders. This study also found that popular team sports may have a slight edge over the other forms of physical activity. 

OCD Texas Annual Conference
Mon, 10/15/2018

OCD Texas ( held their annual conference on Saturday, October 13th at the Hilton Post Oak Galleria in Houston, TX and Behavioral Health Connection, LLC was among those in attendance. Behavioral Health Connection, LLC was granted the opportunity to discuss the importance of OCD, and how our innovative EMR software, (BHC Portal), can assist with Integrated Assessments, Notes, & Billing.

Breakthrough Brain Research Could Yield New Treatments for Depression
Sat, 10/13/2018

According to a new study published in Nature Biotechnology, researchers at the University of Souther California have discovered how mood can be decoded from neural signals in a person's brain.  This is a key step towards creating new treatments, including brain stimulation, for depression and other disorders, especially for patients who do not respond to current treatments.

link between hunger and mood
Sat, 10/13/2018

According to a recent study performed on rats, published in the journal Psycopharmacology, sudden drops in glucose can have a dramatic impact on our mood.