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What to look forward to at Psych Congress

What to look forward to at Psych Congress
September 14, 2017

The 30th annual Psych Congress will take place in New Orleans from Saturday, Sept. 16 through Tuesday, Sept. 19.

As Psych Congress approaches, spoke with one of the conference co-chairs, Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, of Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Midland, Texas, to discuss some highlights for attendees.

In the Journals Plus

Psychological risk factors predict body image dissatisfaction after bariatric surgery

August 29, 2017
Adults with obesity who report symptoms of depression, anxiety, disordered eating and negative body image often continue to struggle with body image dissatisfaction in…
In the Journals

Anorexia, bulimia increase risk for criminal behavior

August 21, 2017
Women with eating disorders were significantly more likely to commit crimes, particularly theft, according to recent findings. “Criminality, among other…
In the Journals

Objectifying employment linked to anxiety, disordered eating

August 2, 2017
Anxiety and disordered eating patterns were associated with working in sexually objectifying restaurant environments, such as Tilted Kilt and Twin Peaks, according to…
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CME Article

Binge Eating Disorder in DSM-5

Psychiatric Annals, November 2012, Volume 42 Issue 11
1. Describe the core clinical features of binge eating disorder (BED). 2. State the diagnostic criteria for BED in…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services: November 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and SLACK Incorporated

Topics include parent–child relational problems, measurement-based care in psychiatry, and mental health…
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