James Lake, MD



A Mental Health Pandemic: The Second Wave of COVID-19

June 15, 2020

The pandemic has brought about uneasy feelings that can exacerbate mental illness and cause further mental health issues. In its current state, our mental health system is not prepared to deal with what may become a global mental health pandemic, but there are ways to address it.

Complementary and Alternative Treatments for ADHD: What the Evidence Suggests

October 15, 2019

Recent surveys suggest that 7% to 8% of children and 4% to 5% of adults meet ADHD criteria. This CME article provide an understanding of the evidence for the use of complementary and alternative (CAM) treatments for ADHD.

Introduction: CAMs and the Future of Mental Health Care

November 30, 2016

The articles in part 1 of this Special Report provide concise reviews of important research findings and clinical applications of mindfulness meditation, breath practices, and uses of CAM therapies for perinatal depression.

Rhythms of Recovery: Trauma, Nature, and the Body

July 28, 2014

This book is the first scholarly work that attempts to fill the enormous gap in the conventional armamentarium used to treat PTSD.