Mental Health

The Pharmacy Times® Mental Health resource center provides a home where mental health experts and pharmacists can meet to learn about the latest clinical news from the field. With articles, coverage from conferences and meetings, links to condition-specific resources, and videos and other content, this is a one-stop shop for folks in both professions.

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Pharmacy schools are training students to recognize a mental health crisis and take action.
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Study suggests psilocybin may be effective in a much wider population of patients suffering from major depression than previously believed.
 
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Researchers suggest several modifications in the way health professionals manage patients with obesity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
 
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Researchers found that the combination of medication and psychoeducational therapy has greater efficacy in the prevention of recurrence of illness in people with bipolar disorder than treatment with medication alone.
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A recent study shows an unintended increase from 20% to 60% in the proportion of depressed youth without antidepressant treatment.
 
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One in 4 adults reported a change in alcohol use almost immediately after stay-at-home orders were issued during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.
 
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Investigators found a link between the sleep quality of mother and child related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
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Higher rates of mental health symptoms were found among younger respondents, those who identified themselves as female, and those who reported having a pre-existing mental health condition.
 
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The highest increase in remote delivery of mental health care was reported in those working in outpatient facilities and in women. 
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Survey shows that having a pet was linked to maintaining better mental health and reduced loneliness, with 90% of the 6000 participants from the UK saying they had at least 1 pet.
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A combination treatment was found to be associated with significantly less weight gain and smaller increases in waist circumference than treatment with olanzapine alone.