ubmslatePT-logo-ubm

PT Mobile Logo

Search form

Topics:

Cultural Psychiatry

Cultural Psychiatry

© Ollyy/shutterstock.com

Suggestions for what psychiatry can do to alleviate, contain, and eventually prevent or avoid the demolition of culture and health.

When was the last time in the midst of a presidential campaign that psychiatric diagnostic criteria were being discussed so widely?

Robert-Adrian-Hillman

Patients want to know what to expect with a given treatment, how their experiences compare with those of others, or whether they are alone in coping with their conditions. Who best to answer these questions than others like them?

"Adopting technology for myself is one thing. It’s something completely different when technology is available for my patients and I’m not using it."

Shutterstock

An important questions for clinicians is whether treatment of a psychiatric disorder will enhance or diminish creativity.

Here: a brief review of the literature on postvention efforts; the effects on the victim’s caregivers; and a guide to resources to help manage survivors’ and caregivers’ emotions and dread.

With the modern office environment comes another type of “climate change”—designed to shape workers psychologically.

Pages

Subscribe to Cultural Psychiatry on [sitename]

CME Center

Earn CME Credits for reading Psychiatric Times articles. Click here to go to our free online CME activities.

By clicking Accept, you agree to become a member of the UBM Medica Community.