The integrated psychological treatment for individuals with schizophrenia in correctional and forensic psychiatric settings: an implementation study - Dumont M, Briand C, Leblanc Y, Aubin G, Potvin S, Dumais A.

This study aims to identify the factors that need to be considered in the implementation of the integrated psychological treatment (IPT), a cognitive-behavioral group approach for individuals with schizophrenia, in correctional and forensic psychiatric set...
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Among people at high risk of psychosis, adverse childhood experiences, especially emotional abuse, diminish the ability to recognize other people ’s facial emotions as adults—a common social deficit in patients with schizophrenia, according to areport inSchizophrenia Bulletin.The relationship was strongest among those high-risk patients who went on to develop schizophrenia. The study “confirms that emotional abuse seems to be an important risk factor for the subgroups who go on to develop psychosis,” wrote Stefania Tognin, Ph.D., M.Sc., of the Institute of Psychiatry at King’s College and coll...
Source: Psychiatr News - Category: Psychiatry Tags: ACEs Adverse Childhood Experiences clinical high risk for psychosis emotional abuse facial emotion recognition schizophrenia social deficits in schizophrenia Source Type: research
Source: Clinical Epidemiology - Category: Epidemiology Tags: Clinical Epidemiology Source Type: research
BACKGROUND: There is increasing interest in the clinical and aetiological overlap between autism spectrum disorders and schizophrenia spectrum disorders, reported to co-occur at both diagnostic and trait levels. Individually, sub-clinical autistic and psyc...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news
OBJECTIVE: To examine and evaluate the efficacy of the spectrum of psychological and behavioral intercession as a novel treatment regime to address the necessity of Schizophrenia affected patients. METHOD: A sum of 148 individuals with the first ep...
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The objective was to assess whether medical vocabulary was accessible, which kinds of feelings ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news
Associations between influenza infection and psychosis have been reported since the eighteenth century, with acute “psychoses of influenza” documented during multiple pandemics. In the late 20th century, reports of a season-of-birth effect in schizophrenia were supported by large-scale ecological and sero-epidemiological studies suggesting that maternal influenza infection increases the risk of psychosis in offspring. We examine the evidence for the association between influenza infection and schizophrenia risk, before reviewing possible mechanisms via which this risk may be conferred. Maternal immune activatio...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Authors: Barker LC, Sunderji N, Kurdyak P, Stergiopoulos V, Gonzalez A, Kopp A, Vigod SN Abstract OBJECTIVE: Follow-up after psychiatric emergency department (ED) contact is key to optimizing outcomes for vulnerable patients. We aimed to quantify the likelihood of receiving outpatient mental health care after psychiatric ED visits in a population-level sample. METHODS: Among individuals who presented for a psychiatric ED visit in Ontario, Canada (2010-2012) and were not admitted to hospital (N=143,662), the authors estimated the likelihood of outpatient physician mental health care within 14 days post-ED visit ...
Source: Psychiatric Services - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatr Serv Source Type: research
Authors: Matsumoto Y, Ayani N, Kuwabara K, Ono J, Yamada K, Narumoto J PMID: 32088585 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Asian Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Asian J Psychiatr Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 24 February 2020Source: The Lancet PsychiatryAuthor(s): Clara S Humpston, Matthew R Broome
Source: The Lancet Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Common medicines used to manage schizophrenia have many side effects that can cause significant morbidity. Regular monitoring and support can ensure patients improve outcomes.
Source: The Pharmaceutical Journal - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
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