Acupuncture in Psychiatry
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 4, Number 4, April 2006
Topics: Natural Medications
David Mischoulon, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director of Alternative Remedy Studies, Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
Dr. Mischoulon has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity. The author has disclosed that acupuncture has not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use in the treatment of depression or substance abuse. Please consult product labeling for the approved usage of this treatment.
Dr. Mischoulon, thank you for returning to the pages of The Carlat Psychiatry Report. I know that since our last interview, you have been involved in studying the use of acupuncture in psychiatry. Tell us about that.