The focus of mental health policy and treatment for individuals with schizophrenia in the United States has shifted in recent years from stabilization of those with chronic disease to intervention in the early stages of the illness.
Manic predominant polarity was associated with variables indicative of worse outcomes, including number of hospitalizations and suicide attempts.
The NDA includes five Phase 3 studies in patients with treatment-resistant depression: 3 short-term studies, 1 withdrawal maintenance of effect study, and 1 long-term safety study.
The FDA stated that the dasotraline NDA cannot be approved in its current form and is requiring additional data to further assess the efficacy and tolerability of the drug.
Advance care planning and appointing a healthcare proxy can be detrimental to the mental health of African American patients at the end of their lives.
Investigators sought to determine whether blood cell count was associated with brain volume and clinical symptomatology.
With better understanding of the underlying mechanisms of transcranial direct current stimulation, clinicians will be better equipped to identify the optimal management of their patients with major depressive disorder.
Compared with controls, those with subthreshold ADHD experienced greater impairments in social functioning and had higher rates of requiring extra help in school.
The mechanics of therapy look quite different for younger patients, whose experiences with depression vary by age, emotional vocabulary, cognitive development, and experiences with trauma.
Despite a reversal of the Trump administration family separation policy, more than 2000 children are still separated from their parents or legal guardians.