Geriatric Psychiatry Research Update: January 2017
Three new studies offer insights into psychiatric disorders in the elderly.
Psychiatry Roundup: The Cures Act, Carrie Fisher, Abortion Denial
President Barack Obama’s last bill signed into law; Carrie Fisher’s legacy gives voice to mental illness; psychological outcomes of women who had abortions against those denied abortion; and other psychiatry news.
Effective Note-Writing: A Primer for Psychiatry Residents
An overview of various aspects of taking notes and suggestions for effective documentation.
Psychiatry Comic: Confidence Boost
Where would we be without mother birds?
Borderline or Bipolar: Can 3 Questions Differentiate Them?
Treatments for borderlinity and bipolarity are quite different. What if just 3 items from a standard screening questionnaire could increase your diagnostic certainty by 30%?
Eight Ways to Improve Cognition in Bipolar Disorder
For up to 60% of patients with bipolar disorder, simply treating their mood symptoms is not enough to help them return to a full life.
Mini Quiz: Integrative Treatments for PTSD
Are mind-body treatments really effective in treating PTSD? Find out in this quiz.
5 Questions on Schizophrenia: Jan 2017
What are the key elements of attenuated psychosis syndrome? Answer this question and more in our quiz.
Antipsychotics and Breast Cancer Risk
Are antipsychotics associated with an increased risk of breast cancer?
Psychiatric Times’ Hot Blogs of 2016
For your reading pleasure, we present noteworthy blogs published in 2016.
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