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Posts of 2022

Advanced Neurotransmitters & Neuroglia

This video is part 2 of a series on Basic & Advanced Concepts In Psychopharmacology, from the Psychopharmacology Collection. This …

Advanced Receptor Psychopharmacology

This video is part 3 of a series on Basic & Advanced Concepts In Psychopharmacology, from the Psychopharmacology Collection. This …

Dopamine Theory & Treatment Considerations In Schizophrenia

This video is part 1 in a series focusing on the psychopharmacology of schizophrenia. This video provides an overview of …

Pharmacokinetics: The Basics

During this recorded presentation, Jacquelyn Canning, PharmD, BCPP, provided a brief overview of the basics of pharmacokinetics. The presentation’s objectives …

Pathophysiology & Evolving Theories In Schizophrenia

This presentation is part 2 in a series focusing on the psychopharmacology of schizophrenia. This presentation reviews regions of the …

Hot Topics: Clinical Questions In Schizophrenia (Part 1)

Dr. Christoph U. Correll will address current and relevant clinical questions relating to schizophrenia. These questions and Dr. Correll’s responses …

Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics & The Evolving Healthcare Landscape Post-COVID-19 Pandemic For Patients With Schizophrenia & Bipolar I Disorder

Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder have a significant burden that is expected to have escalated due to COVID-19. People with serious …

Theories Of Bipolar Disorder Pathophysiology

This video is part 2 of a series on Bipolar Disorder, from the Psychopharmacology Collection. This video briefly reviews some …

Interviews of 2022

Hot Topics: Clinical Questions In Schizophrenia (Part 1)

Dr. Christoph U. Correll will address current and relevant clinical questions relating to schizophrenia. These questions and Dr. Correll’s responses …

Suicide Awareness, Assessment & Prevention Strategies

In this presentation, the objectives are to:

Review common terminology used in suicidology
Elucidate statistics associated with suicide globally and in the …

Hot Topics: Clinical Questions In Schizophrenia (Part 2)

Dr. Christoph U. Correll will address current and relevant clinical questions relating to schizophrenia. These questions and Dr. Correll’s responses …

“Lighting Your Way”: A Digital Tool For Caregivers Of Loved Ones With The Behavioral Symptoms Of Dementia

John Schall, Chief Executive Officer of Caregiver Action Network, chats with Dennis Sholler about “Lighting Your Way,” a new digital …

Speaking Out About Self-Disclosure & Stigma: An Interview With Caroline Harris, BS, MSW(c)

Individuals living with mental health diagnoses are often marginalized by society, and stigmatization and discrimination may form a barrier to …

Discussion Of Identifying Profiles Of Patients With Bipolar I Disorder Who Would Benefit From Maintenance Therapy With A Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotic

Mauricio Tohen, MD, DrPH, MBA; Joseph F. Goldberg, MD participated in a recent roundtable meeting, discussing the use of long-acting …

What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy & How Does it Work?

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is often considered the gold standard in the field of psychotherapy for a large variety of …

Focus On Primary Care: Bipolar Disorder Update For Primary Care – The Rapid Mood Screener

May 2021 – Bipolar Disorder Update for Primary Care – the Rapid Mood Screener

Roland Larkin, PhD, MBA interviews PsychU’s PCP …

On-Demand Webinars of 2022

Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics & The Evolving Healthcare Landscape Post-COVID-19 Pandemic For Patients With Schizophrenia & Bipolar I Disorder

Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder have a significant burden that is expected to have escalated due to COVID-19. People with serious …

Giving Mental Illness A Voice: Patient Perspectives On Self-Disclosure & Stigma

Individuals living with mental illness often struggle with disclosing their mental health condition to others like friends, family, and employers, …

The Use Of Digital Tools For Serious Mental Illness & Substance Use Disorder

The use of digital tools for the treatment of patients with mental illness is a dynamic and rapidly growing area …

Giving Mental Illness A Voice: Patient Perspectives On Self-Disclosure & Stigma

Individuals living with mental illness often struggle with disclosing their mental health condition to others like friends, family, and employers, …

Characterizing Mixed States & Mixed Features: Conceptual Matters In Treatment Direction

This webinar reviews the history of mixed states and mixed features, focusing on conceptualization, phenomenology, diagnostic considerations and treatment options.

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Is It MDD Or Bipolar Disorder? (Distinguishing Bipolar Series Part 1)

Two noted experts present this webinar on appropriately diagnosing Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) and Bipolar Disorder, two disorders that can …

The Impact Of Adherence In Patients With Bipolar I Disorder

Treatment non-adherence is a dilemma in bipolar disorder and is one of the leading challenges in providing effective treatments for …

A Shot For Bipolar I Disorder? Identifying Appropriate Patient Profiles For Maintenance Therapy With Long Acting Injectable Medications

Bipolar I Disorder is a chronic mental health condition. Recurrence of mood episodes and functional deterioration are related. A question …

Articles of 2022

Identifying & Treating Anxiety Disorders In Older Adults

Anxiety is a very common disorder among older adults, affecting as many as 10 to 20 percent of the older …

Ask Suicide Screening Questions (ASQ) Toolkit

The Ask Suicide-Screening Questions (ASQ) tool is a brief validated tool for use among both youth and adults. The Joint …

The Treatment Of Depression In Older Adults: An Evidence-Based Practices Toolkit

Overview of the instances of depression in older adults

Depression affects more than 19 million Americans of all races, ages, and …

Neuroinflammation & White Matter Pathology In Schizophrenia: Systematic Review

Key Messages

White matter (WM) pathology and neuroinflammation have each been associated with schizophrenia in separate lines of research. This systematic …

Depression: From Psychopathology To Pathophysiology

Key Messages

This review aimed to provide a coherent view of the underlying psychopathology and pathophysiology of depression by integrating findings …

The Neuropsychiatric Inventory: Development & Applications

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The Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI) is a reliable tool developed to capture a large scope of neuropsychiatric symptoms.
NPI’s utility and …

Inflammation In Neurological & Psychiatric Diseases

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This review article examined findings on the relationship of inflammation with neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Several lines of evidence supported …

How Do Bipolar Disorder Type I & Type II Differ?

Traditionally, bipolar disorder type II (BDII) has been thought to be less severe—and less disabling—than bipolar disorder type I (BDI). …

Downloadable Resources of 2022

Agitation Flyer

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Reasons For Living Scale

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PsychU Suicide Prevention Brochure

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Mental Health Awareness Month 2021 Toolkit

Mental Health America (MHA) started Mental Health Month in 1949 to communicate the importance of mental health to overall health. MHA …

Anxiety In Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) Fact Sheet

This infographic provides information on recognizing when anxiety becomes prominent in clinical depression and how to take steps toward getting …

C-SSRS Scale

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Treatment For Bipolar Disorder: A Resource For Consumers

This consumer resource discusses the importance of effective treatment plans, psychosocial interventions and medication therapy, suggested treatment goals, and support …

Overcoming Stigma In Mental Health

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Infographics of 2022

Practice Guidelines For Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment

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Societal Costs Of Schizophrenia & Related Disorders

The Schizophrenia & Psychosis Action Alliance (S&PAA) has released a report and related infographic identifying the direct and indirect costs …

A Look At Adherence In Bipolar Disorder

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The Next Crisis: Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) Post Pandemic

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Mental Health Challenges In Rural Populations

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Schizophrenia: Fast Facts

Bipolar By The Numbers

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Crisis Response System

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Podcasts of 2022

Adherence In Bipolar I Disorder: Joseph Goldberg, MD

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Alyssa Peckham, PharmD, BCPP as they spill the tea on the hot topic …

Decriminalizing Mental Health – Caroline Fisher-O’Neill, Esq.

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Alyssa Peckham, PharmD, BCPP as they spill the tea on Decriminalizing Mental Health …

Patient & Caregiver Perspective: Adherence In Schizophrenia – Kathy Day

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Dennis Sholler, PhD as they spill the tea on adherence in schizophrenia with …

Racial Trauma In The Workplace

Topics to be discussed:

• What is racial trauma, and does it show up in the workplace amongst our providers?
• As …

Digital Health & Telepsychiatry – Nimish Shah

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Alyssa Peckham, PharmD, BCPP as they spill the tea on Digital Health & …

Psychiatric Advance Directive: Leon Ravin, MD

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Alyssa Peckham, PharmD, BCPP as they spill the tea on Psychiatric Advance Directives …

Suicide & Black Americans – Sherry Molock

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Aneta Fornal, PharmD as they spill the tea about this week’s hot topic …

Suicide Awareness & Prevention – Mauricio Tohen, MD, DrPH, MBA

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Alyssa Peckham, PharmD, BCPP as they spill the tea on Suicide Awareness & …