MSc Psychiatric Research

MSc Psychiatric Research

I chose King’s College London because of the reputation of the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience as being one of the best centres in the world for studying this area. I heard King’s is one of the best places to study psychiatry with a good balance between current research and clinical practice. London is…

Schizophrenia: Neurotransmitter Tracts & Other Causes – Psychiatry | Lecturio

Schizophrenia: Neurotransmitter Tracts & Other Causes – Psychiatry | Lecturio

Now, we’re going to talk about one of the most important of the psychotic disorders, which is schizophrenia. So what is schizophrenia? It’s a psychiatric disorder characterized by a constellation of abnormalities in thinking, in motion, and behavior. Here’s some facts about schizophrenia. It affects approximately 1% of people over their lifetime. Men and women…

Asperger Syndrome diagnostic criteria – How to evaluate AS child properly? (6)

Asperger Syndrome diagnostic criteria – How to evaluate AS child properly? (6)

How do you approach a child with Asperger’s syndrome in your practice? We believe in Asperger syndrome. We think it’s a clinical entity, which is different from Autism Spectrum Disorder. These children, unlike autism spectrum disorder-type children, they often have excellent speech and language skills, they have a rather rigid way of looking at the…