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Delusional Parasitosis

Timely diagnosis and psychiatric treatment of delusional parasitosis can improve quality of life and reduce medical costs.

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Harnessing Social Media and Mobile Apps for Mental Health

What if we were able to harness the immense power of our digital connections to create tools that can potentially make our lives happier and healthier?

Neuropsychiatric Sequelae of Stroke: Issues and Implications for Clinicians

This review focuses on post-stroke depression, apathy, anxiety, and PTSD, because these disorders occur and have been studied most frequently.

Your patient is recovering from a traumatic brain injury. He asks you, “Doc, why do I need so much extra sleep?”

Predicting, Assessing, and Treating Self-Harm in Adolescents

The authors differentiate between 3 types of deliberate self-harm: nonsuicidal self-injury, culturally sanctioned body modifications (tattooing or body piercing), and unintentional or accidental injury.

A Call to Arms to Understand and Treat Aggressive Behavior

Dr Thompson introduces a Special Report meant to provoke thoughtful contemplation on various topics related to aggressive behavior.

Dementia, Agitation, and Aggression: The Role of Electroconvulsive Therapy

What role might electroconvulsive therapy play for short-term treatment of agitation and aggression in patients with dementia?

Gun Violence, Stigma, and Mental Illness: Clinical Implications

This review critically addresses 4 central assumptions that underlie many US political and popular associations between gun violence and mental illness.

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