October 13th 2023
A division of the genders will not help us now.
July 26th 2023
In this CME article, learn more about the full continuum of presentations and variable trajectories typical of females with ADHD.
July 5th 2023
It is essential that clinicians take an active approach in creating a culturally safe space to provide mental health care to WoC.
July 3rd 2023
Nearly 1 in 2 women compare themselves to Barbie.
June 16th 2023
The politicization of gender-affirming care creates a harmful and dangerous reality for transgender youth.
Multidisciplinary Program Improves Perinatal Depressive Symptoms
Study results presented at the 2023 American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting.
Mayday! Mayday! Maternal Mental Health Matters
A mayday call to support maternal mental health.
The Bad and Good News About Autism in Girls
More girls are belatedly receiving an autism diagnosis.
How A Psychoanalyst Brought His Field’s Thinking about Gender and Sexuality Into the 21st Century
This Sigourney Award winner was recognized for his international work in gender and sexuality.
Affirming Evidence-Based Care for Young Patients Who Are Transgender or Gender Diverse
Psychiatrists are in a unique position to empower their patients by recognizing and addressing key issues surrounding gender and sexuality.
Examining the Increasing Number of Adult Women With ADHD
Why are more and more adult women being diagnosed with ADHD? A presentation at the APNA Annual Conference shed light on the issue.
Will Transgender Care Follow the Path of Abortion?
Gender-affirming care: medically necessary for mental health.
The Importance of Managing Psychiatric Disorders During Pregnancy and Postpartum
Treating women of reproductive age who have depression can be difficult. Here’s an overview on the subject from the 2022 Annual Psychiatric Times™ World CME Conference.
Consider the Endocrine System When Addressing Mental Health
The endocrine system is an important puzzle piece when addressing psychiatric disorders.
The Model Minority Myth and Medicine: Racism, Sexism, and Mental Health
What is the model minority myth and how is it harming us all?
Our Women Deserve Better
“Changing the status quo requires all of us to take an active stand.”
Gender and Sex Issues in Bipolar Disorder
What are the differences in epidemiological and clinical characteristics of bipolar disorder between the sexes?
Insomnia and Cognition in Males vs Females With Schizophrenia
“In the general population, insomnia is associated with greater cognitive impairment, but its association (and potential sexual dimorphic effect) in schizophrenia is less clear.”
From the Pages of Psychiatric Times: April 2022
The experts weighed in on a wide variety of psychiatric issues for the April 2022 issue of Psychiatric Times.
Disentangling the Web: Comorbidity Issues in Gender-Diverse Youth
Transgender and gender-diverse youth experience higher rates of depression, suicidal behaviors, and self-injury than their cisgender peers. Here's what you need to know.
Why Men and Women May Respond Differently to Psychological Trauma
PTSD is more prevalent in women than in men. What are the biological, psychosocial, and cultural factors that may explain why?
Evaluating Every Patient
Sex and gender, influenced by genetics, epigenetics, and environmental/social stressors, must be considerations in evaluating every patient.
Violence Against Women and Acquired Brain Injuries
Violence against women and resulting traumatic brain injuries increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Biopsychosocial Explanations for Gender Disparities in Autism
Recent research suggests females with autism may need their own set of parameters on which to be measured.
The Relationship Between MDD and Lower Vitamin D Levels in Women
Are lower vitamin D levels in women related to depressive mood?
In Case You Missed It: February 2022
Psychiatric Times featured a wide variety of psychiatric issues and current events throughout February.
Sex Differences in Insomnia and Cognition in Schizophrenia
Thinking about sex and sleep in schizophrenia: Researchers performed a large cross-sectional study of sex differences in insomnia and cognition in chronic schizophrenia.
Comorbidity Issues in Gender Diverse Youth: The Tangled Web
LGBTQ+ youth may be particularly vulnerable during these unprecedented times.
Perspectives on Global Women’s Mental Health
This diverse group of women came together to explore the challenges in treating mental illness in patients who identify as female.
Issues in Women’s Health: Global Lessons, Opportunities, and Challenges
Women are currently facing a number of important issues in mental health. How can clinicians improve this situation?
Psychiatric and Personal Reflections on Abortion
What do we know about the psychiatric implications of having an abortion and not having access to such services? And what are the medical ethics involved?
New Agent for MDD, PPD Takes a Step Closer to Approval
New Drug Application to be submitted for MDD in late 2022, with separate filing for PPD planned for early 2023.
When We’re Flooded With News
In this new series, you will find reflections on psychiatry and society as seen in—and inspired by—current events.
Reflections on Women’s Health
The newest law in Texas dictating women's health brings with it many issues for consideration.
Hyperemesis Gravidarum: Ode to Its Psychological Impact
A personal reflection on the psychological impact of hyperemesis gravidarum.
2 Clarke Drive Cranbury, NJ 08512