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A New Option for Bipolar Depression

January 24, 2022 | Podcasts

Lumateperone (Caplyta) just got FDA approved for bipolar depression. Find out how it compares to other atypical antipsychotics. CME:[wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests are available using this subscription. If you have already enrolled in that program, please log in.[/wcm_nonmember][wcm_restrict plans="podcastcme"] [wp2moodle...

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Personality Disorders in Therapy

January 17, 2022 | Podcasts

Psychoanalyst Dan Buie describes 5 deficits that cause great suffering for people with personality disorders and how to work with them in therapy. CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests are available using this subscription. If you have already enrolled in that...

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Countertransference Hate and the Suicidal Patient

January 10, 2022 | Podcasts

Psychoanalyst Dan Buie describes hateful reactions that are common when working with suicidal patients and how to manage these intense emotions CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests are available using this subscription. If you have already enrolled in that program, please...

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Unusual Medication Effects from 2021

January 3, 2022 | Podcasts

In 2021 we uncovered some paradoxical effects of medications, including meds that can both cause and treat OCD (antipsychotics), depression (benzodiazepines and antidepressants), and cognitive problems (stimulants and anti-dementia medications). CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests are available using this subscription....

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Better Billing, Better Care

December 27, 2021 | Podcasts

DHHS recently unveiled the first major overhaul of its documentation guidelines for the E&M codes often used in outpatient psychiatry. We show you how to make those rules work for your patients. CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests are available using...

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A New Way to Diagnose Bipolar

December 20, 2021 | Podcasts

Gordon Parker suggests changes to the DSM-5 criteria for bipolar disorder, and unveils a new screening instrument that aims to separate hypomania from normal happiness. CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests are available using this subscription. If you have already enrolled...

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Reading Research: Details Matter

December 17, 2021 | Podcasts

You will hear about and read research your entire career. Headlines report on positive treatment results, and families come in asking about them. So how should we evaluate research, and what makes a study good or flawed? CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast...

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How to Combat Tardive Dyskinesia with VMAT2 Inhibitors

December 15, 2021 | Podcasts

For years, we have dreaded seeing our patients develop antipsychotic-induced tardive dyskinesia because there was little we could do about these symptoms. Thankfully, we now have new treatments that produce noticeable improvements in tardive dyskinesia.  CME: [wcm_nonmember plans="podcastcme"]Podcast CME Post-Tests...

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How to Prevent Cognitive Decline

December 13, 2021 | Podcasts

 Peter Whitehouse on how to prevent dementia and the limits of pharmacotherapy for cognitive decline. And the word of the day: Ultradian cycling. Chris Aiken, MD, Kellie Newsome, PMHNP, and Peter J. Whitehouse, MD, PhD, have disclosed no relevant...

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How to Manage Substance Use Disorder in Pregnancy

December 10, 2021 | Podcasts

Pregnant patients with substance use disorder want to do what’s right for their pregnancy, and as clinicians, we need to be supportive and acknowledge our patients courage and vulnerability to seek help. But, what are the best treatments for the...

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