Is Your Relationship With Your Parent So Toxic You Should Cut Ties? – By Christine ByrneMedically Reviewed by Allison Young, MD

The new book by Nickelodeon child star Jennette McCurdy about the abuse she suffered from her mother is sparking lots of conversation. Mental health experts weigh in. By Christine ByrneMedically Reviewed by Allison Young, MD Reviewed: August 19, 2022   The former actor Jennette McCurdy says she’s still processing the trauma she experienced at the hands of her … Read more

Researchers studied suicide notes to learn about the language of despair – and are training AI chatbots to do the same

While the art of conversation in machines is limited, there are improvements with every iteration. As machines are developed to navigate complex conversations, there will be technical and ethical challenges in how they detect and respond to sensitive human issues. Our work involves building chatbots for a range of uses in health care. Our system, … Read more