A meta-analysis recently published in The Lancet Psychiatry found that using medicinal cannabinoids to treat mental health disorders cannot be justified, due to a lack of evidence of effectiveness and known risks of the substances.
In this video, forensic psychiatrist Phillip J. Resnick, MD discusses common traits in school shooters, misconceptions people have about school shooters, and how mental health clinicians can help prevent school shootings.
SAN DIEGO—Psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy appears to have a beneficial and lasting effect on patient mood, but possible approval of the treatment remains some time away, a researcher said at Psych Congress 2019.
SAN DIEGO—Data has the power to give mental health clinicians a better understanding of patients and their well-being, and today’s technology can easily collect and disseminate that data, physician and entrepreneur Arshya Vahabzadeh, MD, told…
SAN DIEGO—Charles F. Zorumski, MD, presented an update on gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), a complex neurotransmitter he has been studying for more 30 years, at the Psych Congress 2019 Practical Psychopharmacology Pre-Conference.