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Domestic Violence: On the Path to Safety
For us to intervene and prevent injury, we need to ask patients probing questions about their relationships, and whether they feel safe at home.
Trivializing the Suffering of Psychosis
“Distress” hardly captures the inner world of those with severe forms of psychotic illnesses. Terms like “agony,” “torment,” and “anguish” would be much closer to the mark, for many patients.
Understanding and Treating Delirium
This CME article reviews the pathophysiology and epidemiology of delirium and provides strategies for assessment, prevention, and management of this syndrome.
Pro and Con: The British Psychological Society Report on Psychosis
Recently there has been considerable controversy and confusion around how the word "psychosis" should be used, if indeed it should be used at all. More in this commentary.
Emerging and Current Issues in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders
Given the pervasiveness of substance use disorders, the information provided here is relevant not only for addiction psychiatrists, but all mental health providers and primary care physicians.
Addiction Psychiatry: Clinical Insights
This brief communication highlights clinically applicable information and take-home points presented at the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry Annual Meeting.
Top 12 Psychiatric Times Blogs in 2014
A slideshow on some of this year's blogs at Psychiatric Times, written by leaders in the field of psychiatry.
Violence in Bipolar Disorder
What is the association between bipolar disorder, trauma, and violence? Here: a guide to assessing violence potential in bipolar patients.
The Psychiatry of Work: Is Residency Training Adequate?
It has been estimated that depression alone results in a loss of $31 billion per year for employers. This slideshow reports findings from a survey on work psychiatry.
This Year in Rorschach: 2014
Featuring this year in Rorschach tests at Psychiatric Times.
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