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Integrating Mental Health With Primary Care

Closer collaboration between psychiatry and primary care leads to better outcomes and lower costs.

Top 5 Psychiatry Apps

Apps have potential to revolutionize healthcare delivery, though clinical validation remains a challenge.

Why Providers Should Avoid Antipsychotic Polypharmacy

Providers and patients may see better outcomes with simplified regimens.

Investigational Treatments for Schizophrenia, Mood Disorders

New drugs in development target novel receptors in the brain and modified formulations of existing medications could improve adherence.

Genetic Testing Advances Schizophrenia Treatment

Greater use of pharmacogenomic tests could maximize medication efficacy for individual patients.

Depression Screening Tools for Physicians

Guideline-based screening tools improve early diagnosis and treatment.

Vortioxetine Benefits Depression, Cognition

The antidepressant may improve cognition independent of its effect on other depression symptoms.

Psychiatric Disorders In a Female Prisoner

A patient recently incarcerated for crack cocaine possession threatens suicide.

Treating Comorbid Sleep, Psychiatric Disorders

Promoting sleep hygiene should be the first line of treatment before considering medication for sleep.

PTSD and Substance Use Disorders

Integrated, evidence-based treatments for both PTSD and substance-use disorder are an area of unmet need.

Pharmacologic Management of the Schizophrenic Patient

Patient preference, tolerance and efficacy should be considered to achieve optimal therapeutic results.

Novel Rapid-Acting Treatments for Resistant Depression

A NIMH initiative aims to find faster-acting antidepressants in order to treat patients with severe depression that requires urgent treatment.

Identifying Childhood Anxiety Early

Treatment consists of cognitive behavioral therapy, family therapy, education, support and medication.

Latest Opinion

Peer Professionals Benefit Psychiatric Care

Peers bring their own life experiences, additional perspective that can improve patient care.

Is Bias Against Pharma-Funded Research Fair?

Is Bias Against Pharma-Funded Research Fair?

Anti-pharma prejudice may have a detrimental effect on drug discovery, clinical research, and physician education.

Opinion The Potential Advantages of Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics

The Potential Advantages of Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics

Long-acting injectable antipsychotics have potential to improve patient adherence, reduce relapse risk.

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Diagnosing and Managing a Movement Disorder (Pharmacology Credit)External web site

How will you evaluate and treat a 50-year-old woman with non-specific complaints of depression, shoulder ...

CME|CPE|CE 1.00 Credits

Nonadherence and Its Impact in SchizophreniaExternal web site

This activity is designed for nurses and nurse practitioners who manage patients with schizophrenia that increases ...

CE 1.40 Credits

Clinical Decision Making in Action: A Medical Student With Bipolar DisorderExternal web site

Madeline is a 27-year-old medical student with a personal and positive family history of bipolar ...

CME|CPE|CE 1.00 Credits

Examining BED Management in Primary Care PracticeExternal web site

Despite being the most common eating disorder in the United States, binge eating disorder (BED) ...

CME 0.25 Credits

Evolving Approaches in the Diagnosis and Treatment of BEDExternal web site

The newest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), now lists ...

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