5 Techniques to Help Your Patient Accept a Difficult Psychiatric Diagnosis

March 17, 2020

Patients with difficult conditions such as delusional parasitosis tend to resist the notion that a psychiatric problem underlies their symptoms.

7 Ways to Break Barriers When Working With LGBTQ-Identified Patients

March 13, 2020

Albina Veltman, MD, FRCPC and Tara La Rose, MSW, PhD, RSW, provide Suggestions on how to create an LGBTQ-positive space in health care settings.

The Role of Psychiatrists During the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 04, 2020

Emerging infectious disease outbreaks cause significant fear and uncertainty. Psychiatrists can play an important role in supporting the well-being of patients and families, health care personnel, and the general public.

In This Issue of Psychiatric Times: Vol 37, No 2

February 28, 2020

Read the Psychiatric Times February 2020 issue cover-to-cover, with a bonus PDF.

8 Considerations in the Differential Diagnosis of Posttraumatic Psychosis

February 14, 2020

Following TBI, cognitive deficits, comorbid medical and neurological problems, as well as complex pharmacotherapeutic needs and sensitivities frequently complicate evaluation and treatment of psychosis in this population.

4 Variants of Bipolar Disorder Recognized in ICD and DSM

February 13, 2020

An accurate assessment of bipolar disorder requires psychiatric evaluation of a range of symptoms marked by extreme mood changes and other factors described in brief.

4 Factors That Play Pivotal Roles in Alzheimer Disease Progression

February 12, 2020

At present there are no treatments to stop or delay underlying disease progression. Current prevalent therapies help to mask the symptoms, but they do not solve underlying causes. A fundamental premise for effective treatment is to make a diagnosis of Alzheimer disease at the earliest stage.

5 Manifestations of Methamphetamine Poisoning

February 11, 2020

Powerfully addictive, methamphetamine has devastating effects on health and other aspects of life. What is the net result of chronic methamphetamine abuse? Here are 5 of the major indicators.

My 50 Years of Experience Condensed Into 50 Tips Each For Clinicians, Patients, Families, and Policymakers

February 07, 2020

In this 4-part collection, the author shares his experience and provides guidance to all involved in the mental health field-patients, physicians, families, and policymakers.

In This Issue of Psychiatric Times: Vol 37, No 1

February 03, 2020

13 psychiatry stories you may have missed: A round-up of the latest issue of Psychiatric Times, all in one place, with a bonus PDF.