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Is Your Brain on Fire?
Could your brain be “burning up” from inflammation, and you may not even be aware of it? Let’s find out. When...
Not Getting Better? Insist Upon The Biopsychosocial Model (Part 1)
The Biopsychosocial Model Almost half of the new patients that come to our practice have been recently treated by two or...
ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and Request for Accommodations: The Benefits of Psychological Testing Assessments (Part 2)
In my last Tip we reviewed ADHD, Learning Disabilities, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and an introduction to psychological testing....
Help Prevent Suicide in Someone You Care About
Not to be overshadowed by the fifteenth anniversary commemorating those who perished from terrorist attacks on 9/11, September 10th highlighted another...
Supplements and Probiotics: A Prescription Pad Isn’t The Only Tool In Your Doctor’s Bag for Anxiety and Depression Treatment
Often you go to your doctor’s office just to get the infamous 15 minute “med check,” where your doctor has no...
The Psychiatrist as Psychotherapist
Those psychiatrists trained in “The Golden Age of Psychiatry” received intensive training in various modalities of psychotherapy, such as psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, and family systems; as well as learning the science of psychopharmacology. These fortunate physicians are able to evaluate and treat the whole person, including the ability to address biological, psychological, social/environmental, and existential issues throughout the course of therapy with their clients, according to the Biopsychosocial Model.
Dr. Bruce Kehr, the Face of Psychiatry, Washington DC
- February 1, 2016
- Dr. Bruce Kehr