American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

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Important updates from the American Psychiatric Association Spring Highlights Meeting

May 1, 2020
Healio Psychiatry has compiled a list of five major stories from the American Psychiatric Association Spring Highlights Meeting. Insights on the…
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Treating substance use disorders and addiction in the modern age

April 30, 2020
The current landscape of substance use disorders and addiction in the United States has allowed for new opportunities by which to consider and…
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Interventions, preparation needed to address psychological fallout from current COVID-19 pandemic, potential next wave

April 30, 2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, psychiatrists, health care professionals and organizational leaders should utilize evidence-based population mental…
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Crisis hotlines provide ‘mental health safety net’ during national crises

April 29, 2020
Crisis hotlines play a key role in transforming delivery of mental health care, particularly during large-scale events such as the COVID-19 pandemic…
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SAMHSA announces opioid crisis, serious mental illness as ‘strategic priorities’

April 28, 2020
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has announced several “strategic priorities” to address substance use and…
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The landscape of perinatal substance use: Prevalence, outcomes and interventions

April 27, 2020
Although substance use is less prevalent among pregnant women than nonpregnant women, use during pregnancy has significant adverse effects on…
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NIMH prioritizes research on suicide prevention, neural circuits and computation

April 27, 2020
The NIMH is working to further research efforts in three priority areas — suicide prevention, neural circuits and computation, according to a…
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Expanded telepsychiatry services during COVID-19 pandemic may revolutionize access to care

April 26, 2020
Telepsychiatry has served and will continue to serve an important role in expanding psychiatric practice during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond…
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Leadership in health care vital during COVID-19 pandemic and beyond

April 26, 2020
As more Americans have reported losing faith in societal institutions, namely the federal government, trust in physicians remains high due to several…
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APA leadership reports progress, challenges faced

April 26, 2020
Although the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic resulted in the cancellation of in-person presentations for the American Psychiatric Association’s…

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American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

May 1, 2021 - May 5, 2021

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