Author | Howard B. Moss, MD


Medical Marijuana and Mental Health: Cannabis Use in Psychiatric Practice

May 31, 2017


Here's why psychiatrists and other mental health professionals need to understand the relationship between cannabis and mental disorders.

Does Research Support “Craving” as a Core Symptom of Substance Use Disorders in DSM-5?

January 10, 2011


Recently, the Substance Use Disorder Work group of the DSM-5 announced the inclusion of “craving” in the diagnostic criteria for all substance use disorders despite its lack of empirical support from the very analyses conducted by that Workgroup. In addition, no detailed literature review supports the decision to make “craving” a core symptom of Substance Use Disorder syndromes.