General Psychiatry

Latest General Psychiatry News

MDMA for PTSD Under FDA Review; GLP-1 for Opioid Cravings; ADHD an Evolutionary Aid?

The FDA is currently reviewing midomafetamine capsules -- an MDMA-containing therapeutic --

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Some People Who Attempt Suicide Do Not Meet Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders

Approximately 20% of people who attempted suicide did not meet criteria for

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Death Penalty Position Statement; Depression and Body Temp; New APA Medical Director

The World Psychiatric Association adopted a position statement outlining that people with

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Gun Violence Exposure Associated With Suicidal Behavior Among Black Americans

For Black adults, exposure to gun violence -- including being threatened with

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Elmo’s Wellness Check; Med Schools Overlook Training on Suicide; Religious Trauma

Elmo's wellness check on X opened up a tidal wave of mental

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America’s Financial Anxiety; Loneliness and Death Risk; Psychiatric Patient Surveys

Almost 60% of Americans said they had anxiety about personal finances, while

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DSM’s Undisclosed Industry Ties; Antipsychotic Heart Risks; FOMO and Phone Addiction

A study in The BMJ revealed that 60% of U.S. panel members

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Weekly Risperidone Win; Meta Hides Harmful Teen Content; Breathing to Altered State?

A once-weekly version of oral risperidone (LYN-005) was comparable to daily dosing

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No Increased Risk of Suicidal Ideation With GLP-1 Drugs

Despite recent concerns to the contrary, semaglutide (Wegovy, Ozempic) carried a lower

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Ethics of Palliative Psychiatry; 4-Year Lybalvi Data; ‘Dry January’ Psych Benefits

Canada is bracing for a controversial new law that will allow doctors

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