Brief overview of antipsychotic medications, their history, their indications, and their theoretical mechanism(s) of action.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is used to change our thought patterns and make behavioral changes that ultimately change how we feel.
In this post I highlight important concepts to consider when prescribing psychiatric medications in patients with infectious diseases.
In this post we review the basic principles of traumatic brain injury and important considerations for prescribing medications.
Learn about Sigmund Freud and the origins of psychodynamic psychotherapy.
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In this post we provide a brief summary of the steps required to diagnose and manage depression and anxiety.
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A review of the psychiatric interview and mental status examination.
In this post, we define Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry (formerly psychosomatic medicine) and provide some tips for creating an efficient inpatient psychiatric consultation service.
In this post, I provide a basic overview of marijuana, the pharmacology of THC, and the endocannabinoid system.