When Further Medication Trials Seem Futile
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 18, Number 6&7, June 2020
Topics: Depression | Depressive Disorder | MAOIs | Patient relationship | Pramipexole | Psychiatric interviewing | Therapy during medication appointment | Therapy with Med Management | Treatment-Resistant Depression
Joseph Goldberg, MD
Dr. Goldberg is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and maintains a private practice focused on mood disorders. He has published three psychiatric textbooks and is completing a fourth on psychopharmacology.
Dr. Goldberg has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Joe Goldberg believes we do a disservice by shuffling patients through medication trials that have little chance of working. He shares techniques to engage patients, motivate change, combat demoralization, as well as his top pharmacologic strategies for highly resistant depression.