Psychiatric Annals


Print ISSN: 0048-5713
Online ISSN: 1938-2456

The most widely read CME and review journal in psychiatry

Psychiatric Annals is a monthly medical review journal that provides the latest practical, clinical information to psychiatrists, psychiatric residents, and those involved in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. For more than 40 years, Psychiatric Annals has provided practitioners with cutting-edge information to help them stay current in the field. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM available each month
• Case Challenges discussing difficult cases
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content

  • Current Issue
  • June 2015
  • Volume 45 · Issue 6
Table of Contents

Persistent Progress in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Jan Fawcett, MD

Case Challenge

Distinguishing Suicidal Attempt from Autoerotic Asphyxiation

Askar Mehdi, MD; Neil Nimkar, BS; Nor Darwish, BS; Rasha Atallah, BS; Irmute Usiene, MD

Guest Editorial

This issue: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Phillip J. Seibell, MD


Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Overview and Standard Treatment Strategies

Phillip J. Seibell, MD; Rebecca J. Hamblin, PhD; Eric Hollander, MD


Cognitive-Behavior Therapy Outcomes for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Exposure and Response Prevention

Michael G. Wheaton, PhD; Marissa R. Schwartz, BA; Olivia Pascucci, BA; H. Blair Simpson, MD, PhD


Glutamate Modulators in the Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Christopher Pittenger, MD, PhD


Outcomes with Neuromodulation in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Stefano Pallanti, MD, PhD; Anna Marras, MSc; Giacomo Grassi, MD