7 Measures for Screening and Assessing IPV

January 28, 2020

Data suggest that it is important for mental health professionals to screen for interpersonal violence and provide relevant treatment referrals. A selection of widely available and validated interpersonal violence screening measures are described in this slideshow.

8 Strategies for Managing BPSD

January 22, 2020

Recommendations for the use of antipsychotics for the management of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.

11 Signs a Young Patient Is Depressed

January 16, 2020

A brief synopsis on how to spot major depression in youth.

3 Essential Elements of Trauma-Informed Care

January 14, 2020

Patients with serious mental illness such as schizophrenia are more likely to report greater impairment in general functioning as a result of trauma, which is why trauma-informed care is so important.

Sexting, Paraphilias, Adolescent Sexual Health, and More

January 13, 2020

7 clinically relevant updates about psychiatric issues connected to sex and sexuality.

Psychiatric Sequelae of Pandemics

January 08, 2020

Psychiatrists are likely to encounter patients with depression, anxiety, and paranoia related to communicable diseases and pandemics. Following is a summary of memorable epidemics/pandemics.

Psychiatric Times’ Top 10 Most Engaging Tweets of the Year

December 26, 2019

In case you missed it, here are some of the most active tweets of the year.

Top Psychiatry Searches in 2019

December 24, 2019

Psychiatrists searched for many topics in 2019. Here is a handful.

Exploring the Proactive Model

December 23, 2019

How much do you know about the innovative Proactive Consultation-Liaison (C-L) Psychiatry model?  Learn more and test your knowledge in this interactive quiz.