13 Psychiatric Drugs With Novel Mechanisms: A Timeline

August 10, 2020

Some speculate the pharmaceutical industry has virtually abandoned new drug development in neuroscience with a few exceptions. However, it should be noted that progress has been made.

Understanding Comorbid Insomnia and Alcohol Use

August 07, 2020

Clinical considerations for evaluating treatment options for patients with insomnia and AUD versus patients with primary insomnia without substance use comorbidity.

The Glass Is Half Full

August 07, 2020

With everything going on in the world, this lesson has become abundantly clear—our attitudes will help us ride the ups and downs and the slings and arrows that present themselves and propel us to better times.

5 Fast Facts for Addressing Distress & Depression in Cancer

August 07, 2020

Despite advances in clinical care for patients with cancer, distress and depression continue to haunt patients. These fast facts will help you better understand and care for patients with cancer.

Promising New Treatment for ADHD

August 07, 2020

Andrew Cutler, MD, shares insights on the results of a Phase III trial that shows great promise in the treatment of ADHD.

Understanding Crisis Services: What They Are and When to Access Them

August 06, 2020

Inevitably, some of your patients will need of emergency psychiatric services. These tips will help prepare you and your patients when a crisis unfolds.

Minefields and Med-Checks: Getting to the Right Questions

August 06, 2020

Sometimes our best intentions lead us down the wrong road. By reconsidering a few seemingly harmless questions, this psychiatrist was able to make the most of his medication-check visits with his patients.

COVID-19: Has the Mortality Rate Declined?

August 06, 2020

New data and an intriguing case example suggest the mortality rate may be decreasing. What does this mean for the days ahead?

Then and Now: Advancing Our Knowledge of MDD Comorbidities

August 05, 2020

The authors examine recent literature in order to assist psychiatrists in evaluating the findings and determining how to best put research findings into real-world practice.

Insomnia Associated With Shift Work Sleep Disorder

August 05, 2020

A case of a patient with difficult-to-treat insomnia highlights the pervasive daytime effects of this condition.