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As therapists, when we’re at our best, we’re doing more than understanding and responding, the process requires an act of creativity, of imagination.
Check out Columbia-affiliated faculty presentations at the 2023 American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting in San Francisco.
A Columbia study finds that adolescents who use cannabis recreationally are two to four times as likely to develop psychiatric disorders then teens who don’t use cannabis at all.
A Columbia psychiatrist co-chairs group establishing criteria for diagnosis and treatment.
Source:Fox 5 New YorkApril 28, 2017
"Oxytocin changes social behavior, changes attention to a face, changes your desire to be near another person or interact with another person," Dr. Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele says.
Source:US News & World ReportApril 28, 2017
"The best way to get an accurate diagnosis and, more important, to get treatment, is to find a mental health professional you feel a good fit with,"
Source:Scientific AmericanApril 28, 2017
“The cannabis field can say anything and it does. I’m not against marijuana. I want to study it carefully, said Columbia's Dr. Margaret Haney.
Source:MedscapeApril 28, 2017
Clinicians evaluating adolescents and young adults who have engaged in self-harm should carefully assess them for a history of other forms of violence, noted Dr. Mark Olfson.
Source:Daily NewsApril 28, 2017
Recently, our government has drastically diminished experts’ abilities to advise policy and has called into question its need to fund science research... Dr. Abigail Kalmbach weighs in.
Source:New York MagazineApril 28, 2017
“It’s a drug that seems to act at a wide range of brain sites so in terms of anxiety, one of its potential mechanisms could be acting at one of the serotonin receptors," said Dr. Margaret Haney.
Source:Open MindsApril 28, 2017
“Getting to measures that matter for improving patient care without creating unnecessary administrative burdens is a balancing act," noted Dr. Harold Pincus.
Source:USA TodayApril 28, 2017
“If you increase the prevalence of users, you are going to increase the prevalence of people who have adverse consequences,” said lead author Dr. Deborah Hasin.
- April 28, 2017
Research shows that that both illicit cannabis use and cannabis use disorders increased significantly in those states that had passed medical marijuana laws...
- April 26, 2017
Dr. Anne Marie Albano discusses learning to recognize and manage anxiety.