Michael Thase, MD, will review data on emerging medications for depression, outline the pathophysiology of depression, and discuss the limitations of available treatments in a session at the upcoming Psych Congress 2018
Psych Congress Year-Round
Michael Thase, MD, will review data on emerging medications for depression, outline the pathophysiology of depression, and discuss the limitations of available treatments in a session at the upcoming Psych Congress 2018 conference.
Anticipate some significant changes in the treatment of schizophrenia over the next 10 years, from a move toward coordinated specialty care to harnessing the power of social media to help identify symptoms sooner, said John M. Kane, MD, who will speak on the topic at the upcoming Psych Congress.
Twenty-nine states and Washington, D.C. currently allow medical cannabis, but concern about the consequences of recommending its use still runs high among practitioners. Maria Mangini, PhD, FNP-BC, will sort out the issue in a presentation at the upcoming Psych Congress.
Psych Congress cochair Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, lays out a 7-step plan for treating patients with ADHD who develop tolerance toward stimulants.
Psych Congress cochair Charles Raison, MD, gave attendees a “10,000-foot view” of what depression is at the Psych Congress Regionals meeting in Columbus Ohio, and will explore the idea more at the upcoming Psych Congress 2018 preconference.
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BLOG: Of the things that struck me the most at our Elevate conference this year was several presenters sharing their own personal experiences with psychotherapy.
Psych Congress Steering Committee member Jon Draud, MD, MS, discusses the use of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in psychiatry, including its benefits, side effects, and potential applications.
Psych Congress cochair Charles Raison, MD, recently discussed his research and perspectives in an extensive interview with Rhonda Perciavalle Patrick, PhD, who runs the FoundMyFitness website.
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.