Psychiatry & Psychology
Cesar Gonzalez, Ph.D. L.P, a psychologist at Mayo Clinic discusses working with patients who are transgender, gender dysphoric or gender nonconforming.
Publish Date: 8/18/2015
Mark Frye, M.D., discusses how the Mayo Clinic Depression Center is providing a comprehensive diagnostic assessment and treatment recommendations for patients with treatment resistant depression and bipolar disorder.
Publish Date: 12/1/2014
Paul E. Croarkin, D.O., discusses non-invasive brain stimulation and repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for adolescent depression.
Publish Date: 5/1/2014
Mayo Clinic Clinical Psychologist Leslie Sim, Ph.D., L.P., discusses family-based therapy for anorexia nervosa.
Publish Date: 6/26/2014
All Psychiatry and Psychology (29)
Mayo Clinic Five-Day Intensive Treatment Program for Childhood Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
Stephen P. Whiteside, Ph.D., L.P., a child psychologist, gives an overview of the Mayo Clinic five-day intensive treatment program for childhood anxiety disorders and obsessive compulsive disorders.
Mild Cognitive Impairment & Dementia
Mayo Neuropsychologist and Professor of Psychology Glenn E. Smith, Ph.D., L.P., discusses his work identifying conditions which may eventually turn into dementia.
Bipolar Disorder & Bariatric Surgery
Karen Grothe, Ph.D., L.P., Assistant Professor of Psychology, Mayo Clinic, discusses patients with bipolar disorder who are seeking bariatric surgery. Many patients who struggle with serious mental illness have a difficult time managing their weight. Mayo offers a thorough assessment for patients prior to surgery.
Blurred Boundaries: The Therapeutics & Politics of Medical Marijuana
J. Michael Bostwick, M.D., professor of psychiatry at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses the issue of medical marijuana.
Individualized Depression Treatment
Mayo Clinic Psychiatrist Mark Frye, M.D., discusses individualized depression treatment and antidepressant induced mania.
Optimizing Lithium Treatment
Mayo Clinic Psychiatrist Mark Frye, M.D., discusses how to best optimize lithium treatment. Lithium is a mainstay in bipolar disorder treatment and is commonly used to augment antidepressants for major depressive disorder. Research has found lithium to be quite helpful in stabilizing mood. Minor fluctuations in thyroid function due to lithium use and generally within the range of normal and not cause of concern.
Sleep Testing: Actigraphy vs. Sleep Logs
R. Robert Auger, M.D., discusses the results of a study, Total sleep time obtained from actigraphy versus sleep logs in an academic sleep center and impact on further sleep testing.
Dementia Behavioral Assessment & Response Team
Glenn E. Smith, Ph.D., L.P., Neuropsychologist & Professor of Psychology, Mayo Clinic, discusses his work with the Dementia Behavioral Assessment and Response Team. For the past 15-years a team of professionals have been working with families, plus local and statewide care centers to help people with dementia, who have a behavioral challenge.