6 Diagnostic Features of Hoarding Disorder
Up to 75% of individuals with HD have at least one other co-occurring psychiatric condition. These may manifest with prominent hoarding behaviors described here in the differential diagnosis for hoarding symptoms.
A Horse Walks Into a Bar by David Grossman
The noted Israeli author's latest book is set in a 1990s second-string comedy club.
Is Successful Aging Possible in the Face of Dementia?
Persons with dementia can still retain the capacity to experience humor, joy, and mutual interactions. Therein lie the seeds of a new perspective on aging.
I Feel Your Pain, Actually, Really?
Like all things in our technologically advanced society, for all hard-working, empathy-challenged doctors comes a new and easy, although not painless, way to gain empathic ability...an empathy gadget?
Recognizing Tardive Dyskinesia: A 3-Question Quiz
What factors come into play in the diagnosis of tardive dyskinesia? How is TD distinguished from other movement disorders? Find out more in this quiz.
Hoarding Throughout the Life Span
Here: a review of prevalence, impact, etiology and pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, and treatment.
Warning: Antidepressants May Cause Messaging Manslaughter
Neither time nor science has given pause to some attorneys who exploit the misunderstanding that surrounds the putative "criminogenic" effects of antidepressants.
Solving Clinical Challenges in Major Depression
Grief vs depression? MDD vs depressive episodes? SGAs in treatment-resistant depression? Treatment-emergent sexual dysfunction? Insights in this Q&A.
Clinical Conundrum: Approaching Bipolar Diagnosis Four Ways
We are using 4 different approaches to bipolar diagnosis, according to the author of this commentary.
Off-Label Prescribing of Antipsychotics for Youths: Who Should Be Treated?
This article focuses on appropriate versus inappropriate use of antipsychotics, the importance of careful assessment, and the consequences of not treating.
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