Psychedelic therapy unites two basic, and often opposing, views as to the best approach to mental health treatment, Robin Carhart-Harris, PhD, explained at the 2020 virtual Psych Congress Elevate conference.
A panel of mental health experts at the opening session of Psych Congress Elevate emphasized the importance of looking beyond the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, and instead to the opportunities it presents now and the positive change it…
Psychosocial interventions are reliably associated with improved immunity and appear to be a feasible way to improve immune-related health, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis in JAMA Psychiatry.
In this video, Psych Congress Steering Committee member Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, discusses deprescribing, the process of tapering or stopping medication being taken by a patient, which he spoke about on the final day of Psych Congress Elevate.
During his session at Psych Congress Elevate, Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC, suggested a collaborative approach when treating patients who present with a self-diagnosis for their symptoms and a specific medication request.
At Psych Congress Elevate, Psych Congress Steering Committee member Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC, discussed clinician burnout and using wellness practices as a possible antidote. In this podcast, she explores the same topic.
Genetic testing may be a helpful tool in diagnosing autism and intellectual disability, but published data does not adequately support its use as a standard predictor of antidepressant response, James B. Potash, MD, MPH, said at Psych Congress…
Psych Congress cochair Charles Raison, MD, who presented a session on the impact inflammation has on mental health at Psych Congress Elevate, explains the health effects of chronic increased inflammation.