Genital Self-Mutilation: A Cutting Conundrum

July 07, 2020

This form of nonsuicidal self-injury occurs within a spectrum of severity, and it is very likely that cases are both underreported and unpublished.

A Psychiatrist’s Perspective on Racism: 2020

July 06, 2020

Racism is one of the ugliest aspects of human nature. It is still present today in all walks of life.

A 5-Question Quiz on ADHD

July 01, 2020

Do you know the indications for an EEG in a child with ADHD? Or which psychotherapy approaches for ADHD demonstrate evidence-based effectiveness? Answer these questions and more.

Facing Anxiety and Depression

July 01, 2020

More than ever, psychiatrists are encountering patients who may have never experienced mental health issues.

Is There a Role for Saffron Phytotherapy in Treating Depression?

July 01, 2020

Patients often have questions concerning integrative therapeutic modalities, and it is important to know the existing evidence as well as limitations of current research.

A Journey To Relaxation

July 01, 2020

A simple exercise and tools to "find your Zen."

Meeting Patients Where They Are: A Public Health Imperative

June 30, 2020

Despite the vast research conducted to better understand biological mechanisms underlying psychosis, people with psychotic disorders continue to suffer.

Prescribing Hope for Recovery

June 30, 2020

Those of us who have a diagnosis of a psychotic disorder are, above all, human beings. We are more than the disorder.

Stage-Specific Treatment of Psychotic Disorders

June 30, 2020

Psychotic disorders are potentially serious and enduring and have been seriously neglected in health systems worldwide. The good news is that better medium-term outcomes are now achievable.

Mind-Body Therapies for the Management of Pain: How Effective Are They?

June 30, 2020

For the millions of patients whose pain is being treated with opioids, mind-body interventions are proving to be important considerations to ease suffering.