Psych Congress Year-Round

Steven Chan, MD, MBA, a clinical informaticist and practicing addiction psychiatry physician, will present “Work Smarter and Leave the Office on Time” at Elevate by Psych Congress, being held in Boston, Massachusetts, March 8-10, 2019.

Articles

ORLANDO, Fla.—“The important thing to be aware of is we can make a difference,” Richard Weisler, MD, said at a session on disaster mental health at Psych Congress 2018. “We can be there and help people.”

ORLANDO, Fla.—Physicians in the United States continue to prescribe too many opioids for their patients, despite years of increased focus on the country’s deadly opioid epidemic, Anna Lembke, MD, told attendees at Psych Congress 2018.

ORLANDO, Fla.—There is nothing trivial about a prescription medication’s package insert, Sheldon H. Preskorn, MD, advised attendees at his session on pharmacology and malpractice at Psych Congress 2018.

ORLANDO, Fla.—Sodium oxybate demonstrated long-term efficacy in the treatment of narcolepsy in pediatric patients, with a safety profile consistent with that seen in adults, according to study results presented at Psych Congress 2018.

ORLANDO, Fla.—In adults with binge-eating disorder, dasotraline was linked with significant gains in behavioral and psychological outcomes, compared with placebo, researchers reported at Psych Congress 2018.

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Blogs

BLOG: It is easy, in a time of brief therapy and outcome-driven health care, to want to bypass the most important thing we offer our patients—to allow them to be fully seen and witnessed.

BLOG: When one is playing big, they are often unaware that their presence is eclipsing others who might want to share the stage. Or worse yet, others who might wish to share the stage are seen as threats.

BLOG: For those of us who spend our lives helping our patients make meaningful change, the eclipse is a potent symbol of transformation.

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Posters

Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC; Nancy Daniels, PMHCS, RN; Amy Gonzales, PA-C; Suzanne Grantham, PMHNP; Joseph A Simpson, MD; Janice Veenhuizen, MD, FRCPC; Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH
Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC; Nancy Daniels, PMHCS, RN; Amy Gonzales, PA-C; Suzanne Grantham, PMHNP; Joseph A Simpson, MD; Janice Veenhuizen, MD, FRCPC; Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH
Quentin O'Brien, MPH; Purvi Smith, MS, MPH; Danielle Sender, MS; Jani Hegarty, BA
Bernd Wollschlaeger, MD, FAAFP, FASAM; Leslie Montejano, MA, CCRP; Tina Willson, PhD; Naoko Ronquest, PhD; Paul Juneau, MS; Vijay Nadipelli, BPharm, MS
Bernd Wollschlaeger, MD, FAAFP, FASAM; Leslie Montejano, MA, CCRP; Tina Willson, PhD; Naoko Ronquest, PhD; Vijay Nadipelli, BPharm, MS

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Video

Temple Grandin

Bestselling author Temple Grandin, PhD, spoke to hundreds of Psych Congress 2017 attendees about the difficulties  faced by young people with autism, and how adults can help them overcome those challenges. Watch part of her presentation here.

See highlights from the 30th annual Psych Congress, held Sept. 16-19, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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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