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Understand the early characteristics of tardive dyskinesia, instead of ignoring them

Understand the early characteristics of tardive dyskinesia, instead of ignoring them
May 24, 2017

SAN DIEGO — Psychiatrists for too long have had a “desire to not be aware of the problem” of tardive dyskinesia, according a psychiatrist presenting at an industry press conference.

Most cases of tardive dyskinesia result from treatment with atypical antipsychotics, which are necessary for the treatment of major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

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VIDEO: Precision medicine will ‘revolutionize’ psychiatry

May 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Gene-targeted medicine can improve diagnosis and treatment of numerous mental health disorders, according to Jeffrey A. Lieberman, MD, of Columbia…
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Internet cognitive behavioral therapy improves depression in adults

May 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Cognitive behavioral therapy delivered via the internet improved depression in adults, according to a meta-analysis presented here, suggesting utility…
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Yoga reduces depression severity in patients with hard-to-treat mild to moderate depression

May 23, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Outcomes of a randomized, controlled pilot study indicated that hatha yoga practice reduced depression severity in patients with mild-to-moderate…
CME Article

Quality Assessment of Self-Directed Software and Mobile Applications for the Treatment of Mental Illness

Psychiatric Annals, October 2016, Volume 46 Issue 10
As interest and use of behavioral health mobile-based applications (apps) continues to expand, there remains a lack of…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services May 2017 CNE Activity

This activity is co-provided by Villanova University College of Nursing and SLACK Incorporated.

Topics include integrating anxiety reduction in an auditory hallucinations course, mindfulness and quality of life…
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Understand the early characteristics of tardive dyskinesia, instead of ignoring them

May 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Psychiatrists for too long have had a “desire to not be aware of the problem” of tardive dyskinesia, according a…

Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Precision medicine will ‘revolutionize’ psychiatry

May 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Gene-targeted medicine can improve diagnosis and treatment of numerous mental health disorders, according to Jeffrey A. Lieberman

Meeting News

Internet cognitive behavioral therapy improves depression in adults

May 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Cognitive behavioral therapy delivered via the internet improved depression in adults, according to a meta-analysis presented here…

Meeting News

Yoga reduces depression severity in patients with hard-to-treat mild to moderate depression

May 23, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Outcomes of a randomized, controlled pilot study indicated that hatha yoga practice reduced depression severity in patients with…

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Experts explore potential of psychedelics in mental health

May 22, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In a presentation here, researchers reviewed evidence of the utility of psychedelic substances for treatment of mental health…

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Prescription of second-generation, lower metabolic risk antipsychotics increases

May 21, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Findings presented here indicated that prescription of second-generation antipsychotics with lower metabolic risk have increased…

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Cyberbullying increases risk for depression, anger, disassociation

May 20, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Adolescent mental health conditions may be exacerbated by cyberbullying, particularly among those who have experienced emotional…

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VIDEO: Genetic predictors of tardive dyskinesia

May 20, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In this video, James L. Kennedy, MD, of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, discusses the use of genetic factors

In the Journals Plus

C. kroppenstedtii-related mastitis potentially linked to psychiatric illness

May 20, 2017
At least one-third of patients with Corynebacterium kroppenstedtii mastitis experienced psychiatric illness in a recent study. Researchers suspect…

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School-based program reduces depression, promotes resilience

May 19, 2017
A school-based intervention promoting resilience in children from deprived communities effectively reduced depression among girls aged 11 to 13…

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