Reflections on what it means to be a great doctor.
A simplified and condensed review of the diagnostic criteria for some of the most common mental disorders.
In this post I review the diagnosis and management of catatonia and emphasize the importance of considering this diagnosis in patients who are awake but unresponsive.
Let’s first define some important terms. Agitation is defined as Read More …
A review of common drug interactions for medications used to treat mental disorders.
In this post we compare the diagnosis and management of the two most common eating disorders, Anorexia and Bulimia.
In this post we define personality and provide a basic review of the signs, symptoms, and management of personality disorders.
In this post we define psychosis and provide a basic review of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.
In this post we define trauma and provide an overview of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder including diagnosis, statistics, and treatment options.
A review of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults including diagnosis, treatment, neurobiology, and misconceptions.
A common story for those who struggle with symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
In this post I provide an overview of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and related disorders including diagnosis, neurobiology, and treatment.
In this post we define anxiety, review common anxiety disorders and discuss how anxiety can be managed with medication and/or therapy.
In this post we provide a review of depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders including diagnosis and treatment.
Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) Therapy is a type of Exposure Read More …