Tardive Dyskinesia: A Review of the Literature
Download this educational supplement to briefly review key recent and seminal articles.
Speaking Up: Sexual Harassment in the Medical Setting
Here: a review of the definition of sexual harassment, its prevalence among physicians and medical students, its potential impact on physicians and trainees, and guidance about its management.
Disaster Check Points for Psychiatrists
Most individuals who have experienced a disaster-related event or epidemic are at increased risk for distress behaviors that have equally significant and chronic consequences. Here’s what psychiatrists need to know.
ECT: History of a Psychiatric Controversy
The author interviews Jonathan Sadowsky, PhD, historian of psychiatry, about his book Electroconvulsive Therapy in America: The Anatomy of a Medical Controversy.
Mini Quiz: Capital Punishment
The 1990s can be considered a high-water mark for support of the death penalty, as well as for imposing it. Where does that figure stand now? Take the quiz and learn more.
From Unwanted to Unconditional: How One Mother's Love Changed My Career
Up until her last year of training, this psychiatrist was convinced she only wanted to consult in the hospital—that is, until she met a 31-year-old expectant mother.
Mental Illness and Capital Punishment: Potential Complications
The authors discuss some potential complications arising from a constitutional ban on executing persons with mental illness.
The Death Penalty and Mental Illness: An Evolving Standard?
Although a majority of states still permit capital punishment, this may not represent the true national mood: many of these states have not had an execution in more than 10 years.
Fatigue Symptoms and Depressive Disorder
What's the connection between fatigue and depression, and to what extent can residual symptoms of fatigue lead to worsened outcomes? Insights here.
Privatizing Mental Health Has Led To ‘Insane Consequences’
We have criminalized mental health problems—a barbaric throwback to the dismal conditions before the Enlightenment.
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