What to do once treatment-resistant depression is established based on risk factors and exclusion of other conditions? Insights here—and a treatment algorithm.
Because cognitive and negative symptoms have the greatest impact on overall recovery, interdisciplinary strategies that target these symptoms are necessary. This article offers details.
The discovery that a single IV infusion of low-dose (subanesthetic) ketamine exerts rapid antidepressant effects constitutes an expansion in our understanding of the neurobiology of depression and provides new avenues for drug development.
What do you include in your differential diagnosis if you suspect Munchausen syndrome? Take the quiz and learn more.
All psychiatrists must familiarize themselves with relevant reporting statutes and be knowledgeable about what constitutes neglect or abuse.
Maltreatment at an early age casts a very long shadow. Here: a look at the long-term effects of early childhood trauma.
The number of persons affected by elder mistreatment and self-neglect is growing—with consequent increases in morbidity and premature mortality.
Medicine and law have a rich collaborative history in the management of persons convicted of sex offenses.
Why do you need to know about Munchausen by Proxy? Answers here.
Substantial progress has been made in the development of etiologic models of intimate partner violence and interventions for individuals who assault their intimate partners. These authors provide details.