APA Schizophrenia

Psychiatry: Then and Now

July 19, 2016

Thoughts about the current state of psychiatry by Psychiatric Times' Editor in Chief.

Biomarkers, Personalized Medicine, and Schizophrenia

May 16, 2016

The personalized medicine approach is predicated upon a greater understanding of the biology of illness and how it plays out-uniquely and specifically-for each individual patient.

Treatment Challenges of Late Life Psychosis

May 13, 2016

When treating psychosis, dementia, addiction, and other psychiatric illnesses in older patients, clinicians must be prepared for a multitude of scenarios.

Schizophrenia Update

May 13, 2016

Here’s an overview on the latest from the Chair of the Scientific Program Committee of APA 2016.

Marijuana-Legal, But Not by Prescription

September 03, 2015

What are the pros and cons of marijuana use? Dr Andrew Saxon gives his viewpoint on why he is against medical marijuana but in favor of legalization of recreational use of marijuana.

New Psychopharmacology Algorithms

August 05, 2015

Dr David Osser offers compelling reasons why you might want to take a look at these 7 algorithms, each of which offers actionable consultations-usually in under 2 minutes.

Subtle Nuances in Diagnosis of Schizophrenia

June 23, 2015

An analysis of symptom severity across domains may enable us to reevaluate how we categorize symptoms within the spectrum of psychotic illness.

Schizophrenia: It’s Not Just About Dopamine

June 05, 2015

Physicians recognize many features of schizophrenia, but one neglected area is the common symptom of a poor self-other boundary-in fact, this has also been neglected as a criterion for the DSM.

Schizophrenic Disorders: Is There an Elephant?

June 01, 2015

Multiple perspectives are required to fully understand a concept. This seems to be the growing consensus with the schizophrenia spectrum disorders.

Take Home Lessons on Schizophrenia

May 21, 2015

If the models in this discussion are disseminated and used, costs will drop and patients will enjoy an improved quality of life.