Researchers compared health outcomes and long-term costs of depression-related absence vs. presence at work among Australian employees.
September 20, 2014 - 10:27pm
ORLANDO—Advances in pharmacogenetics and in vaccine development mean that new tools for addiction treatment are nearing clinical application. In particular, recent data should empower clinicians to best identify patients who will benefit from naltrexone for alcoholism and from disulfiram for cocaine dependence.
September 20, 2014 - 9:01pm
ORLANDO—The popular view of cognitive therapy as a method of changing thinking is an accurate but extremely narrow definition, according to Judith Beck, PhD, President of the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy.
September 20, 2014 - 12:01am
ORLANDO—A close examination of the literature reveals several choices for evidence-based psychotherapy to treat PTSD, according to Ron Acierno, PhD.
September 19, 2014 - 10:47pm
"Differential diagnosis is the bread and butter of our task as clinicians, " said Michael B. First, MD. Dr. First overviewed practical tips for DSM-5 diagnosis in his presentation at Psych Congress.
Psych Congress Network will be bringing you live, exclusive coverage of the 27th Annual U.S. Psychiatric and Mental Health Congress in Orlando, Florida. Visit the U.S. Psych Congress Resource Center for the latest news and video.
To fully understand the neurobiology of major depression, mental health professionals must adopt a perspective that considers interactions between the brain, the outside world, and the body, including the immune system.