American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from the APA annual meeting, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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Outpatient program decreases psychiatric admissions, readmission, length of stay

June 5, 2017
SAN DIEGO — An outpatient programed aimed at improving acute psychiatric care significantly reduced psychiatric admissions via the ED and…
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Long-term data shows efficacy, safety of valbenazine for tardive dyskinesia

June 2, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Data showing long-term efficacy and pharmacokinetic profile of Ingrezza capsules, recently approved by the FDA for treatment of…
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Research shows how to implement chronic care model into primary care for addiction

June 1, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Collaborative care planning was effective for introducing a chronic care model into primary care services for opioid and alcohol…
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VIDEO: Evidence-based treatments for comorbid ADHD, cannabis use disorder

May 31, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In this video, Frances Levin, MD, of Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, reviews current research on treatment…
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Integrating spirituality, clinical care effective for mental health

May 31, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Preliminary findings presented at the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting indicated significant need and impact of a…
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Choosing the right technology for dementia care

May 30, 2017
SAN DIEGO — While the field of dementia care is burgeoning with new technologies, there is little guidance on the most effective devices on the…
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VIDEO: Breakthroughs in treating fear-related disorders

May 30, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Francis Lee, MD, PhD, of Weill Cornell Medical College at NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, and colleagues conducted research that…
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VIDEO: Treatment approaches for narcissistic personality disorder

May 26, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Frank Yeomans, MD, of Weill Cornell Medicine, New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University, and colleagues found…
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Anxiety common in US Syrian refugee children

May 26, 2017
SAN DIEGO — More than four out of five Syrian refugee children in the U.S. met criteria for anxiety, according to data presented at the…
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VIDEO: New research shows additional symptom burden in adult ADHD

May 25, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In this video, Norman Atkins, Jr., MBA, PhD, global medical lead for ADHD at Shire Medical Affairs, outlines new poster data that…
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