A Psychiatric Association to a Birthday

May 5th 2021

Take a closer look into the meanings of birthdays...

Highlighting Brain-Based Inequalities for Women: From Bedside and Boardroom to Policy

May 5th 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated mental health and gender inequalities around the world. Understanding the causes is the first step toward finding solutions.

Multitude of Selves: Applying to Residencies as an LGBTQ+ Medical Student

May 5th 2021

Finding a program that is a good fit while LGBTQ+ may be more difficult than it seems…

The Tip of the Iceberg for Women in Academic Psychiatry

May 4th 2021

Young, professional women in academic psychiatry are facing down the iceberg: gender discrimination.

Fostering Human Connection in a Sustainable Virtual World

May 4th 2021

How can psychiatry meet its ethical duty to mitigate climate change while also promoting collegiality at conferences?

Is It a Psychiatric Disorder or TBI Medical Mimic?

May 03, 2021

Too often, the medical issues associated with traumatic brain injury are mistakenly diagnosed as psychiatric disorders. A few simple questions and tests can elucidate the real culprit and lead to appropriate treatment.

Expert Panel Ponders What It Takes To Be an Ethical Psychiatrist

May 03, 2021

What’s a psychiatrist to do? An APA ethics panel at the Annual Meeting considered various dilemmas, including possible conflicts between physicians’ obligations to individual patients and their obligation to promote the public good.