The case of an older woman who underwent treatment with accelerated intermittent theta burst stimulation for major depressive disorder is reported.
All articles by Nicole Bowens, PhD
Compared with usual treatment, the use of long-acting injectable antipsychotics significantly increased the time to first hospitalization in patients with early-phase schizophrenia.
While insomnia medication efficacy has been studied in meta-analyses, this efficacy has largely been focused on study endpoints rather than time-course responses.
At 16 weeks, both CBT treatments significantly reduced accommodation frequency more than standard treatment, with no significant differences between the CBT treatments.
The majority of older adults in the sample did not report any depression, anxiety, or stress symptoms, and almost no respondents indicated severe or extremely severe symptoms.
Dissociative seizures are paroxysmal episodes distinctive from epileptic seizures or syncope, and patients with dissociative seizures often have comorbid psychiatric difficulties.
Patients with schizophrenia and a history of catatonia had greater deficits in the cognitive domains of immediate memory, verbal fluency, and processing speed compared to patients with schizophrenia alone.
Patients with major depressive disorder and active suicidal ideation with intent treated with esketamine experienced significantly reduced depressive symptoms, but not suicide severity, compared to those treated with placebo.
For services such as medication management, individual and group counseling, assessment, consultation, and crisis services, reliance on telemedicine has been increasing.
Prisoners in the jailed population are disproportionately black, and black people are less likely to receive psychiatric treatment.