The glutamate model of schizophrenia proposes that dysfunction will involve which brain regions?
What do you see in this image when you think about Halloween? Is it scary or cute? Read about the value of nonverbal communication and have some spooky fun.
What percentage of patients hospitalized for a first episode of schizophrenia who had threatened others had displayed overt signs of illness for over a year?
A quiz on complex sleep-related behaviors.
Food taken with which atypical antipsychotics discussed here may increase absorption?
Impulsivity has long been thought to be an important risk factor for depression and suicide. But recent research suggests that the reality might actually be counterintuitive.
What are the benefits of exploring cultural issues with a young patient and family before proceeding with treatment?
DSM-5 stands out for the introduction of several new specifiers, which will allow for more accurate coding. Which of the items mentioned in this quiz did not change in DSM-5?
How do foods containing tyramine (eg, aged cheeses, fermented foods, cured meats) interact with some psychiatric medications?
Research tells us that religious understanding ("religiosity") on the part of the clinician impacts mental health. For better or worse, how does it impact mental health?