Patients with severe mental illness (SMI) routinely have no access to adequate medication, psychological counseling, social support, and/or housing.
This CME activity provides an understanding of treatment resistant depression (TRD) in elderly patients.
A quick synopsis on how to spot major depression in youth.
Public endorsement for potential benefits of the marijuana plant is at an all-time high, even in vulnerable populations, such as pregnant women.
Although there is ongoing political crisis in Hong Kong, many people are confident that the crisis will resolve. However, the mental health crisis may last for decades.
Here we are—beginning a new day and a new decade—and, once again, we are filled with excitement, hope, anxiety, and fear.
Patients with serious mental illness such as schizophrenia are more likely to report greater impairment in general functioning as a result of trauma, which is why trauma-informed care is so important.
New research highlights the critical need for quality addiction treatment, especially for younger patients. The lead author provides insights about interventions and obstacles to treatment in this Q&A.
7 clinically relevant updates about psychiatric issues connected to sex and sexuality.
The mixed bag of emotions described here should be familiar to any clinician, especially to a psychiatrist.
What are the most common symptoms of methamphetamine abuse? Test your skills in this quiz.
It is a new year, an election year, with impeachment looming and the Iranian conflict—funnily enough, this book is not about the President of the United States. It's all about cults.
The treatment of bipolar disorder changed in ways big and small in 2019. More in this summary.
Recognizing violent incidents as “acts of domestic terrorism” contribute nothing toward our understanding of the mental processes that drive such behavior. More in this commentary.
Psychiatrists are likely to encounter patients with depression, anxiety, and paranoia related to communicable diseases and pandemics. Following is a summary of memorable epidemics/pandemics.