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Genetic Testing

by: Peter Roy-Byrne | Jan 23

Many of our patients are inquiring about whether they should be obtaining a "genetic test" to help select the best antidepressant for them.

Depression and Your Relationship

by: Christine Paprocki | Jan 03

Sometimes it can feel like a partner's low mood is contagious. We can take our stress home with us after a challenging day at work, or feel irritable...

Geriatric Psychiatry

by: Ashley Bouzis | Feb 06

As we age, our general and mental health needs evolve to require more complex care. Individuals over the age of 60 are more likely to have chronic...

Medication Assisted Treatment for...

by: William Adams | Jan 24

Medication Assisted Treatment, commonly referred to as MAT, is nothing new in the treatment of addiction, but has frequently been approached with...

CBT for Insomnia

by: Ashley Bouzis | Jun 06

Insomnia is estimated to effect 6-10% of the adult population and can have a significant impact on your quality of life, long-term health outcomes,...

INTRODUCTION TO POSTPARTUM MOOD AND...

by: Dannica Lin | Mar 24

Postpartum mood and anxiety concerns can be a very frightening and confusing experience. It is difficult, especially as a first time parent, to know...

Autism and SSRI Exposure

by: Mary Lemberg | Jan 25

Deciding on whether to take a SSRI/antidepressant during pregnancy can be a difficult one. After considering the various aspects, in general, the...

What is Evidence Based Treatment?

by: Peter Roy-Byrne | Dec 08

The last quarter of a century has produced an amazing amount of scientific knowledge about treatments that "work" for specific psychiatric problems...

Treating ADHD in Adults

by: Brian Vath | Nov 20

Adult ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is a complicated neuropsychiatric condition that starts in childhood and can persist into...

Dispelling the Myths of Alcoholics...

by: Mick Oreskovich | Nov 04

Psychiatric Medicine Associates incorporates twelve-step facilitation therapy as a component of the treatment of substance use disorders. This...

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Many of our patients are inquiring about whether they should be obtaining a

Genetic Testing

by: Peter Roy-Byrne | Jan. 23, 2019

Many of our patients are inquiring about whether they should be obtaining a "genetic test" to help select the best antidepressant for them.

Read More
Sometimes it can feel like a partner's low mood is contagious. We can take our stress home with us after a challenging day at work, or feel irritable or withdrawn for a variety of reasons, impacting the moods of other family members.

Depression and Your...

by: Christine Paprocki | Jan. 03, 2019

Sometimes it can feel like a partner's low mood is contagious. We can take our stress home with us after a challenging day at work, or feel irritable or withdrawn for a variety of reasons, impacting the moods of other family members.

Read More
As we age, our general and mental health needs evolve to require more complex care. Individuals over the age of 60 are more likely to have chronic medical illnesses and be on multiple medications for things such as high blood pressure, diabetes,...

Geriatric Psychiatry

by: Ashley Bouzis | Feb. 06, 2018

As we age, our general and mental health needs evolve to require more complex care. Individuals over the age of 60 are more likely to have chronic medical illnesses and be on multiple medications for things such as high blood pressure, diabetes,...

Read More