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By On May 20th, 2013

Ketamine Remains A Promising Treatment Option

Ketamine, an anesthetic agent, has been the jumping off point for a number of studies in the past few months. Researchers have theorized that it can be helpful in a number of psychiatric disorders, including obsessive compulsive disorder, depression and even some forms of autism. John Gever, of MedPage Today, reports that the drug is…

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By On January 16th, 2013

DSM-5’s Stance On Grief Has Experts Speaking Out

The American Psychiatric Association’s DSM-5 will be finalized by the end of this month, but there are still some details of it that experts have challenged. The decision to consider grief as the same thing as clinical depression is one that has met major opposition. Many experts have already spoken out against this decision, which…

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