Opinions, advice, and news from your colleagues. Are you a psychiatrist interested in submitting a blog? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Couch in CrisisEarly Career PsychiatryHistory of PsychiatryOn DSM-5Resident's Blog & Resident's CornerTales From the New Asylum
Maintenance of Certification
A brief update--and some practical advice--about MOC, whether you love it or hate it.
How About a Game of Chess?
A psychiatrist's chess game with his patient didn't go the way he expected.
Eight Enemies of Good Writing for the Lay Reader
It’s too bad that so many experts—in medicine and in other professions—can’t write for a lay audience. Here's some help.
A Coin Flip
But what if the patient was lying? It's hard to go to sleep at night and not wonder, “. . . what if I'm wrong?”
Effective Note-Writing: A Primer for Psychiatry Residents
An overview of various aspects of taking notes and suggestions for effective documentation.
I Was My First Patient
"Like many good psychiatrists, I have empathy and concern for my patients. But in my case, I’ve quite literally walked in their shoes."
Combat Veterans: Adaptation to Transition
Leaving the military is not an easy or simple process. Here is one psychiatrist's personal story.
The Role of Psychiatrists in Integrated Health Care
The depth and duration of medical training in psychiatric residency is yet to be determined, but given the increasing emphasis on integrated care, the role of psychiatrists is changing. More in this video.
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.