Psychiatry is a branch of medicine that deals with the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders.

Category : Psychiatry

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Zhi-de Deng, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Division: Brain Stimulation and NeurophysiologyCategory: Office: 3620, Durham, NC 27710 Campus Mail:...

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JAMA Psychiatry

Regulatory barriers to conducting placebo-controlled studies of cann...abis leave clinicians and patients with little guidance. Exempting scientists from cannabis's Schedule I status is an expeditious solution to bridge the gap between evidence and p...

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Forensic psychiatry in India

Image source - https://bit.ly/3iPPHuVThis article has been written by Nivrati Gupta, a student of the Institute of Law, Nirma University, Ahmedabad. This article briefly discusses the scope of Forensic Psychiatry in India, Its scope ahead and career...

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the suspect hospitalized in psychiatry

The alleged perpetrator of the five-fold intra-family murder committed Saturday in a pavilion in Noisy-le-Sec (Seine-Saint-Denis) was hospitalized automatically in psychiatry.After a psychiatric examination, the suspect was the subject Wednesday “of...

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What I'm reading: The Great Pretender

The Great Pretender by Susannah Cahalan sets out to catalogue the centuries-old struggle to define mental illness, diagnose and treat it.Now, as we come to terms with the impact of lockdown and isolation on our collective mental health, it resonates...

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Tools for a political psychiatry

Frantz Fanon, Alienation and Freedom, eds. Jean Khalfa and Robert J. C. Young, trans. Stephen Corcoran (London: Bloomsbury, 2018). 816pp., £30.00 hb., 978 1 47425 021 4It is often taken for granted in the psychiatric field that the time for contest...