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Broken heart? There might be a pill for that

Mon, 2016-07-18 10:03

Back in 2012, a team led by Alain Brunet, a psychiatric professor at McGill University and researcher at the Douglas, set the trauma world on fire with a new treatment for PTSD, using a beta-blocker that reduces heart rate and blood pressure. Brunet’s work at the Douglas appeared to demonstrate traumatic memories could be healed and, furthermore, memories linked to addiction cravings could be reduced. His work was covered in The Atlantic and Wired magazines."Heartbreak, or relational trauma, is almost universal, and it’s one of the top reasons people seek help. — Alain Brunet"

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Un montréalais au secours des parisiens

Wed, 2016-04-27 14:02

Un expert québécois soignera les plaies des centaines de victimes des attentats de Paris aux prises avec un syndrome de stress post-traumatique. La méthode du Montréalais Alain Brunet, spécialiste en traumatismes, sera utilisée dans 14 hôpitaux parisiens auprès de plus de 400 patients.

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Experts: Terrorist Attacks in Brussels (March 22, 2016)

Tue, 2016-03-22 08:56

"Explosions rocked the main airport and a subway in Brussels on Tuesday, killing at least 26 people." (The New York Times)

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Paris attacks (November 13, 2015)

Fri, 2015-11-13 18:35

Many people were reported dead Friday night following several separate attacks in and around Paris.

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De commis à président de la SAQ

Wed, 2015-04-29 10:57

Le regard d'Alain Brunet s'illumine lorsqu'il parle de vin et de commerce de détail. L'homme se passionne pour ces sujets depuis qu'il a décroché son premier emploi à la SAQ, il y a 34 ans.

Read full article: Argent Canoe, April 27, 2015

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McGill expert: Mental health and the Canadian forces

Tue, 2014-08-12 11:48

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