Archives: October 2015

New Approach Advised to Treat Schizophrenia

“More than two million people in the United States have a diagnosis of schizophrenia, and the treatment for most of them mainly involves strong doses of antipsychotic drugs that blunt hallucinations and delusions but can come with unbearable side effects, like severe weight gain or debilitating tremors. Now, results of...

Guinea Pigs Are Autistic Child’s Best Friend

  Lately, I’m into touting the new research that shows the benefits of ASD children interacting with guinea pigs. Here’s an excerpt from one interesting article I came across recently: “When playing with guinea pigs at school, children with autism spectrum disorders are more eager to attend, display more interactive...

Glade Run’s statement regarding the media and DHS licensing revocation

(Update 5:43 pm) Zelienople, PA, October 8, 2015. On October 7, Glade Run Lutheran Services was notified by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) of its decision to propose the revocation of one of our four residential treatment facility (RTF) licenses as a result of of alleged events involving...