Sophia Frangou, MD, PhD, FRCPsych, discusses a study that suggests people with schizophrenia develop the vulnerability to hear “voices” years before the onset of symptoms.
Organizations representing addiction medicine and recovery advocacy are among the supporters of proposed federal legislation to standardize prescriber training in managing substance use disorders.
The Trump administration last week announced the launch of FindTreatment.gov, a new substance use disorder treatment locator website that it hopes will ease Americans’ process of finding treatment services for themselves or others.
Schizophrenia & Psychotic Disorders
More than a third of people who experienced psychosis with cannabis use later transitioned to schizophrenia, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis published online in Schizophrenia Bulletin.
Mental health survey data for 71,712 US college students found eating disorders were highly predictive of which psychiatric condition?
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.
A diagnosis of bulimia nervosa more than quadrupled the risk of cardiovascular disease and death over 12 years of follow-up in a cohort study of women hospitalized in Canada.