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Neuroscience provides the foundation for understanding the biological etiology and pathophysiology of psychiatric disorders. In this section, health care professionals that support wellness strategies and treat individuals with mental illnesses will find resources that explore the neurobiological and genetic principles associated with disease states and treatment approaches.

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Neuroscience Education Institute (NEI)—Sabrina Segal

Neuroscience Education Institute (NEI)—Sabrina Segal

Listen to Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD and Jacquelyn Canning, PharmD, BCPP as they spill the tea about this week’s hot topic on the vision and mission of NEI to educate psychiatric and neurologic professionals, with a special guest, Sabrina Segal. NEI is a supporting organization of PsychU and was started…
Neuroimaging Updates In Schizophrenia & The Future Of Precision Medicine: An Interview With Dr. Anissa Abi-Dargham

Neuroimaging Updates In Schizophrenia & The Future Of Precision Medicine: An Interview With Dr. Anissa Abi-Dargham

Dr. Anissa Abi-Dargham will provide updates on the use of neuroimaging in Schizophrenia. She will focus on the recent findings on various neurotransmitter systems including Dopamine, Glutamate, and GABA (gamma aminobutyric acid). She will also focus on other targets that may have an impact on inflammation and synaptic density. Finally,…

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The Neuropsychiatric Inventory: Development & Applications

Diagnostic & Statistical Manual Of Mental Disorders–Fifth Edition (DSM-5): Key Updates VS DSM-IV-TR

Distinguishing Sedation From Efficacy In Antipsychotic Treatment

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