When assessing the value of a reward, people with schizophrenia have difficulty integrating information about the size of the reward and the probability of receiving it, according to a published study.

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In this video, Marlene Freeman, MD, discusses tools for detecting postpartum depression, how postpartum depression differs from other mental health disorders, and risk factors for postpartum depression.

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After using imaging data to identify the underlying anatomical cause of negative symptoms of schizophrenia, researchers used transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to correct the dysfunction and alleviate the symptoms.

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An advisory panel to the FDA has recommended Johnson & Johnson's experimental nasal spray, which has a compound similar to often-abused ketamine, for patients suffering from depression.

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Steven Chan, MD, MBA, a clinical informaticist and practicing addiction psychiatry physician, will present “Work Smarter and Leave the Office on Time” at Elevate by Psych Congress, being held in Boston, Massachusetts, March 8-10, 2019.

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Psych Congress Year-Round

J. Andrew Chacko

J. Andrew Chacko, MD, MSE, FAPA, who has trained and worked as an officer in the US Navy, as an engineer, and most recently as a psychiatrist, sees problems everywhere. It’s a gift.

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Fresh out of residency, psychiatrist Napoleon B. Higgins Jr., MD, was eager to jump-start his career. Then reality hit.