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Treating Pain Catastrophizing

Although a recent study indicates that treatment with SSRI antidepressants may help, CBT remains the primary form of therapy.

Geriatric Psychopharmacology

Clinicians must take special considerations when prescribing psychotropic drugs to senior patients.

Psychiatry and the Gut

Bacteria in the gut can influence the brain and mood, so clinicians should be mindful of their patients' diet.

Herpes Virus and Alzheimer’s Disease

Growing evidence indicates that herpes simplex virus 1 may play a role in the development of Alzheimer's.

Sleep Disorders in Alzheimer’s Disease

Nonpharmacologic interventions should be used first before medication to promote sleep is considered.

Attention Training Reduces Social Anxiety

Attention training teaches patients how to shift their focus away from unhelpful thoughts and feelings.

Diabetes and the Brain

Prolonged exposure to hyperglycemia can make patients with diabetes more prone to developing dementia or cognitive impairment.

Biofeedback in Mental Health Treatment

Patients can learn how to influence physiological responses, which can help alleviate psychiatric symptoms.

Pediatric Psychiatric Emergencies: The Current Dilemma

As more kids go to ERs for mental health treatment, clinicians need to prepare patients for what to expect.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry Pediatric Psychiatric Emergencies: The Current Dilemma

Pediatric Psychiatric Emergencies: The Current Dilemma

As more kids go to ERs for mental health treatment, clinicians need to prepare patients for what to expect.

Mobile Apps' Influence on Mental Health

Mobile Apps' Influence on Mental Health

Although the number of apps for mental health is steadily growing, many of them have not been clinically validated for effectiveness.

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