Bipolar Disorders

ORLANDO, Fla—The atypical antipsychotic cariprazine outperformed placebo in reducing depressive symptoms in patients with bipolar I disorder, according to a poster presented at Psych Congress 2018.

Articles

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.

Use the links below to see all of our coverage of sessions, speakers, and posters at Psych Congress 2018.

ORLANDO, Fla.—A friendly debate between 2 thought leaders followed by a vote at Psych Congress 2018 exhibited the divide that persists on a controversial topic in mental health.

ORLANDO, Fla.—Mental health clinicians should avoid antidepressants in patients with depressive symptoms that coexist with symptoms of mania, Joseph F. Goldberg, MD, advised attendees at Psych Congress 2018.

ORLANDO, Fla.—The atypical antipsychotic cariprazine outperformed placebo in reducing depressive symptoms in patients with bipolar I disorder, according to a poster presented at Psych Congress 2018.

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Blogs

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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Video

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.

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.

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