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Family Separation – Fox 5 News at 6

Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Fox 5 news to talk about family separation and how the emotional trauma of being separated from the parents and being surrounded by strangers can have a lifelong impact on the children.

Conduct Disorder in a Minute

“People with Conduct Disorder exhibit a repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in which the rights of others or basic social rules are violated. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Conduct Disorder. Thanks for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Mentally Fit For the Office? – Spectrum News NY1

Clinical psychologist Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Errol Louis to talk about calls for President Trump to undergo an in-depth cognitive exam. He says the President is not mentally fit for office. Watch it here: Spectrum News NY1 

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Key Facts You Need to Know – HealthiNation

OCD isn’t just liking things labeled or washing your hands often. It’s common to hear someone casually refer to themselves as “so OCD” as they show off their perfectly labeled filing cabinet. While many people enjoy a color-coded Post-It note system, even the strongest type-A personality is not necessarily enough for a diagnosis of obsessive-compulsive […]

Agoraphobia in a Minute

“People with Agoraphobia have an intense fear of exposure to a real or anticipated place or situation where escape might be difficult. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Agoraphobia. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis