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Psychiatric Times Vol 34 No 5: May 2017

Cultural Psychiatry

Figure. Levels of psychological impairment

Supportive psychotherapy can serve as the first bridge out of social isolation and marginalization and addresses personality issues, such as deficits in character structure and defense mechanisms.

Cultural Psychiatry
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How does a pituitary result in a psychiatric emergency? Read more clues to this clinical puzzle.

Cultural Psychiatry

Med school finals, ten backpack pounds of biochem hauled for months, my epiphany: I would never know more about glucose metabolism than that morning...

Depression

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We’ve been waiting since 1953, the year chlorpromazine was introduced to the US as a revolutionary treatment for schizophrenia, for an active treatment for tardive dyskinesia that the FDA judged to be effective.

Depression

PTSD

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Here's a close look at the psychological toll of years of trauma among Syrian refugees.

PTSD

Schizophrenia

Current research investigates new pathophysiologic mechanisms and lays the groundwork for redefining schizophrenia based on distinct medical subclasses—which may lead to more targeted and effective treatments. Details here.

Schizophrenia

Trauma And Violence

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The Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) program: how it evolved, clinical applications, and goals.

Trauma And Violence

Career

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In psychiatry, as in every field of medicine, there is still gender disparity in salary and promotion.

Career

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