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VIDEO: Using SBIRT in your psychiatric practice

October 24, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — In this video, Pam Pietruszewski, MA, of the National Council for Behavioral Health, walks through the steps of SBIRT, or…
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Psych Congress launches CME/CE educational conference for emerging mental health clinicians

October 24, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Psych Congress recently announced the launch of Elevate, a three-day conference featuring CME/CE-accredited educational sessions…
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Established protocol, safe systems needed to increase telepsychiatry use

October 23, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — A lack of protocols and HIPPA-compliant systems for telepsychiatry significantly contribute to its underutilization, according to…
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VIDEO: Behavioral interventions, medication-assisted treatment key to treating opioid addiction

October 23, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — To treat opioid addiction, clinicians must implement behavioral interventions in addition to medication-assisted treatments…
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Gun law reform requires redefining ‘violent’ individuals

October 23, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Current gun laws do not accurately target individuals at greatest risk for gun violence, according to a presentation here at the…
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Use of second-generation antipsychotics during pregnancy unlikely to raise major malformation risk

October 23, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Study data from the National Pregnancy Registry for Atypical Antipsychotics indicate it is unlikely for second-generation…
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Exercise, brain ‘cross-training,’ colorful diet improves aging process

October 22, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Engaging in exercise, cognitive training activities and following a Mediterranean diet are key to a healthy aging process…
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Placebo effect of antidepressants is a myth

October 22, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — There is ample evidence in modern literature to dispel the myth that there is a placebo response and that the largest incremental…
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SSRIs, birth control, exercise effective for menstrual mood disorders

October 22, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Marlene P. Freeman, MD, of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, reviewed evidence for pharmacological and…
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Your cognitive behavioral therapy approach may need fine-tuning

October 22, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Clinicians learned how to develop effective treatment plans to overcome challenges presented by patients in psychiatric and…
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