The Riggs Blog
The Riggs blog is a mix of news about clinical work, research and educational activities from the Austen Riggs Center, as well as a source for information beyond our walls that we find interesting and thought-provoking.
The question of whether there is a genetic basis of schizophrenia has long been debated. This summer the journal Nature reported some exciting results from an international study that support this idea.
Following a national search, Jane Tillman, Ph.D. has been selected as the next Evelyn Stefansson Nef Director of the Erikson Institute for Education and Research.
During the opening ceremony of the American Psychological Association's Division 39 Spring meeting, Marilyn Charles, Ph.D. was honored by receiving the annual leadership award. This award is given to an individual who has made significant contributions "to the advancement of psychoanalytic psychology as a discipline and practice.
Dr. Amy Taylor talks about why she decided to pursue the Fellowship Program at Austen Riggs.