Mental Representations and Unilateral Neglect: A Revealing Clinical StudyJune 24th 2015
We are a long way from understanding the complex neural basis for behaviors such as mentalization. But, we can mentally imagine the scientific pursuit of questions, one after another, that might get us to that goal.
Cultural Context: The Essential Ingredient for a Whole FormulationJune 2nd 2015
To determine a treatment plan, psychiatrists may consider the social and cultural context before they attempt to formulate an assessment and diagnosis of depression or another psychiatric disorder. The Cultural Formulation gives us the tools to do just that.
Update on Geriatric Depression and AnxietyJune 2nd 2015
Many older adults experience loneliness, profound psychosocial changes, and loss. Screening, recognition, and treatment of mood disorders in late life significantly decrease morbidity associated with many problems encountered by the elderly.