Saint Luke President Recommissioned as a Missionary of Mercy
VATICAN CITY—Pope Francis has recommissioned Saint Luke Institute President Fr. David Songy, O.F.M.Cap., as a Missionary of Mercy. His Holiness originally made Father and over 1,000 priests Missionaries for the Jubilee Year of Mercy. That charge was to have ended on November 20, 2016, at the Jubilee’s close.   But during an April 10 meeting that brought 550 of these clerics together at the Vatican, the Holy Father indefinitely extended the mandate.   In his ...
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Depression or Dementia?
Lukenotes, Winter 2016 Case study | PDF for download (article + case study) Lukenotes archives As individuals age, behaviors often change, but the cause may not be clear. For example, depression and dementia often present similar symptoms on the surface. Neuropsychological assessment, which involves the study of brain-behavior relationships, is an important tool for making a differential diagnosis of psychiatric and neurological disorders.   It utilizes tests that evaluate a broad range of cognitive skills. These include intellectual ...
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