Bipolar Disorders

Increasing physical activity appears to boost mood and energy in adults—especially so in those with bipolar I disorder, according to a study published online in JAMA Psychiatry.

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently published a final order that requires manufacturers to file a premarket approval application for most uses of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices.

The year's most-read stories include ketamine as a maintenance treatment for anxiety and the most effective atypicals in bipolar depression.

Increasing physical activity appears to boost mood and energy in adults—especially so in those with bipolar I disorder, according to a study published online in JAMA Psychiatry.

High-dose antipsychotic use in children and young adults without psychosis is associated with an increased risk of unexpected death, according to a study published online in JAMA Psychiatry.

Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH

Is there benefit in treating a patient with a VMAT2 inhibitor if they have already had severe tardive dyskinesia for several years? Find out here.

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I’m in London interviewing loved ones of doctors who have ended their lives by suicide.

This year at orientation, there was a huge elephant in the room.

Ode to Dr. Quinn Leslie who has paved the path to accepting non-perfectionism.

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Posters

Justin Barnes, PhD; Brandon Coleman, BS; Sylvie Stacy, MD; Tsao-Wei Liang, MD; Stanley Caroff, MD; Greg Salinas, PhD
Karen Anderson, MD; Mat Davis, PhD; Stewart Factor, DO; Robert Hauser, MD, MBA; Lars Jarskog, MD; Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD; Rajeev Kumar, MD, FRCPC; Stanislaw Ochudlo, MD, PhD; William Ondo, MD; Hubert Fernandez, MD
Stanley Caroff, MD; Fan Mu, PhD; Rajeev Ayyagari, PhD; Traci Schilling, MD; Victor Abler, DO; Benjamin Carroll, PharmD
Benjamin Carroll, PharmD; Paul Juneau, MS; Debra Irwin, MD, MSPH
Sunny Chapel, PhD; Yu-Yuan Chiu, PhD; Jongtae Lee, PhD; Felix Agbo, PhD; Antony Loebel, MD

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J. John Mann, MD, of Columbia University, and Charles Raison, MD, Psych Congress Steering Committee member, discuss which questions clinicians should ask to best evaluate suicide risk.

Julie Carbray, PhD, FPMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APRN, discusses why bipolar disorder is often misdiagnosed, differentiating bipolar disorder from depression and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and signs of disruptive mood dysregulation disorder.

This short 9-minute, learner-friendly video is designed to introduce the BSDS and get you ready to use it today. The creator and narrator is Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC, a Psych Congress Steering Committee member.

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