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Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates

Jun 10, 2024

In this episode, we explore the growing evidence for nonpharmacologic therapies in managing fibromyalgia symptoms. Could a combination of exercise, cognitive–behavioral therapy, and integrative approaches, like acupuncture or yoga, be the key to better outcomes for patients resistant to...

Jun 5, 2024

In this episode, the editorial team of the Psychopharmacology Institute discusses 3 important topics presented at the APA Annual Meeting: Prescribing psychiatric medications during pregnancy, recent advances in clozapine treatment, and managing eating disorders, namely anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. The...

May 31, 2024

In this episode, we discuss a new study on maternal depression, antidepressant use, and pregnancy complications. Can antidepressants during pregnancy harm the baby? Dr. Lauren Osborne helps us weigh the risks and benefits.

Faculty: Lauren Osborne, M.D.
Host: Richard Seeber, M.D.

May 26, 2024

In this episode, we explore the most effective pharmacologic treatments for fibromyalgia, a complex nociplastic pain syndrome. Dr. Daniel Clauw shares his insights on the top drug classes for managing fibromyalgia and discusses why opioids should be avoided. Could the hyperactive endogenous opioid system in fibromyalgia...

May 21, 2024

In this episode, we explore the use of antipsychotic medication in treating children and adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Can these medications play a role in promoting weight gain and reducing comorbid symptoms? Or do the risks outweigh the potential benefits in this vulnerable population?

Faculty: David Rosenberg,...