Our Invisible Addicts: College Report CR211

Royal College of Psychiatrists, March 2018

Evidence-based revision of Our Invisible Addicts, it focus’ on:

  • Portraying lived experience of substance misuse.
  • Examining public health aspects.
  • Emphasising the importance of comprehensive assessment.
  • Highlighting the relevance of alcohol-related brain damage and physical complications.
  • Detailing the nature, range and benefits of age-sensitive treatment approaches.
  • Exploring best practice in service delivery and implementation.
  • Developing education and training to improve workforce competencies.
  • Suggesting future areas for research and development.
  • Clarifying the role and relevance of ethical and legal aspects of care.

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Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica – April 2018

The April issue of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica has been published.  This issue includes articles on suicide attempt predicted by academic performance and childhood IQ, comparative effect of antipsychotics on risk of self-harm among patients with schizophrenia and the comparative effect of antipsychotics on risk of self-harm among patients with schizophrenia.

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Journal of Psychiatric Research – April 2018

The April edition of Journal of Psychiatric Research has been published.  This issue includes articles on meta-analysis of neurocognition in young psychosis patients with current cannabis use and social motivation in people with recent-onset schizophrenia spectrum disorders.

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BJPsych Advances – March 2018

The March edition of BJPsych Advances is now available.  This issue includes articles on how to carry out a literature search for systematic review, the Montgomery ruling, reducing drop-out rates in CBT for depression, and psychodynamic approaches to violence.

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Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica – March 2018

The March edition of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica has been published.  This issue includes articles on gender differences in psychiatric comorbidity in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and the efficacy and safety of antidepressant augmentation of continued antipsychotic treatment in patients with schizophrenia.

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Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica – February 2018

The February edition of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica has been published.  This issue includes articles on mood disorders and prospective suicidality in young adults and a proof of concept randomized controlled trial of cognitive–behavioural therapy for adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.

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