Cases from the Psychiatry Letter - II
Following up on volume 1, eleven more cases from the monthly Psychiatry Letter are provided in this ebook. Each case is provided with recommendations for an approach consistent with the PL philosophy and with links to further explanations on the PL website or to scientific articles.
Case 1. Ending suicidality by stopping antidepressants in supposed borderline personality
Case 2. Life events, not trauma
Case 3. A mixed depressive suicide
Case 4. Your treatment is as good as your diagnosis
Case 5. Adolescent bipolar illness
Case 6. When it's okay to prescribe benzodiazepines
Case 7. Stopping antidepressants for "depression"
Case 8. Carbamazepine to the rescue
Case 9. Hyperthymic temperament
Case 10. Treating anxiety symptoms in PTSD
Case 11. Preadolescent depression versus bipolar illness