Modern Challenges of Delusional Disorder
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 18, Number 9, September 2020
Joseph Pierre, MD.
Chief, Hospital Psychiatry Division at the VA West Los Angeles Healthcare Center. Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at UCLA.
Dr. Pierre has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Delusional disorder may be in the psychotic chapter, but it doesn’t respond to antipsychotics like we’d expect. Joseph Pierre reviews how to use them, which ones to avoid, and how to enhance your therapeutic relationship with this population.