What If Your Child Uses Drugs?
Parents may feel helpless after finding out that their child is drinking or using drugs. What should they do? Share your thoughts.
The Appropriate Use of Opiates in Chronic Pain
Review the use of opioid therapy for chronic pain and learn about tools that can help you assess patients for abuse risk and safeguard them during treatment.
View this multimedia slide show to learn about the co-occurrence of depression, pain, and medical conditions and why this multi-directional relationship may happen.
Discover how glutamatergic agents are being used to alleviate negative symptoms in schizophrenia by affecting the glycine modulatory site.
The Effects of the Affordable Care Act on the Practice of Psychiatry
Find out how recent and upcoming laws are changing psychiatry by using an integrated approach, moving toward team-based practices, and incorporating the latest technology.
Read this discussion among the experts to gain insight into the possible short-term and long-term effects of mild traumatic brain injury.
Learn what to do when first-line treatments don’t elicit adequate symptomatic improvement for your patients with depression, including choosing and implementing next-step strategies.
Commentary: Caring for Returning Veterans: Meeting Mental Health Needs
Read about the challenges that returning veterans face in receiving mental health care and the ways that family members, employers, and communities can support them.
Learn about making an accurate diagnosis of MS, why early recognition is critical, and what treatments are most effective.
Read this Neurology Report to discover ways to recognize and assess early symptoms of MS and review effective treatment strategies to help delay the disease’s progression.
Unmet Needs in the Assessment and Management of Bipolar I Depression
New! Discover how pre-assessment tools can create more time for you to engage with patients and increase the number of wise treatment choices made collaboratively.
Read about the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of MAOIs, and find out which of your primary care patients may best respond to these agents.
Learn which of your patients are most at risk for schizophrenia and should be warned about marijuana use.
Military- and Sports-Related mTBI: An Overview
Find out how to screen for mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) in patients who have experienced head injury and how to treat mTBI according to current guidelines.
Important Distinctions Between Bipolar I and Bipolar II Depression
New! Learn how to apply study results to calculate the risk/benefit ratio of agents and determine the best treatment plan for your patients with bipolar depression.
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