July 28, 2015
The Crisis In Pediatric Psychiatric Emergency Rooms
Intro music written and performed by Dr. Gene Beresin. Outro music arranged and performed by Dr. Gene Beresin. How busy are psychiatric emergency rooms? Listen to the podcast above. Psychiatric emergency rooms are busier than you can imagine—unless you’ve been stuck in one. In fact, there’s only one emergency room setting that’s even more so: […]
October 23, 2013
Violent Schoolyard Scribbles: How Can Teachers, Doctors And Parents Tell If A Child’s Scary Drawings Are A Cause For Concern?
The resident, Dr. G., arrived for a four-hour shift. A pediatrician in his second year of training, he was in the midst of a rotation designed to teach him about psychiatric problems in children. One afternoon a week he joined the first year (post-graduate year II) psychiatry residents in the APS, hoping that there would […]