Complementary Therapies for Schizophrenia: Expanding the Clinician’s ToolboxSeptember 9th 2007
Given the burdens of living with schizophrenia, and the increasing focus on patients' quality of life, it’s no wonder clinicians are seeking other treatment options for the disorder. Here, a discussion of the most promising nonconventional therapies and how to use them.
Making Treatment for Bipolar Disorder a Family AffairJuly 16th 2007
Mounting evidence shows that patients with bipolar disorder benefit significantly when their families are involved in treatment. Despite the challenges entailed, clinicians can successfully implement a family-focused approach if they’re willing, flexible and patient.
Binge Eating Disorder: Surprisingly Common, Seriously Under-treatedApril 3rd 2007
Binge eating disorder is more common than anorexia and bulimia combined, according to a national survey, but many physicians are unaware of the problem. The guidance and evidence discussed here highlight the key issues in recognizing and managing the disorder.