Major depressive episode

Your guide to research on major depressive episodes

Psychiatrist.com is a premier source of the latest research concerning diagnosis of major depressive disorder (MDD) and treatment for a major depressive episode. Offering peer-reviewed articles and evidence-based information on a broad array of mental health conditions, Psychiatrist.com serves psychiatrists and mental health professionals as well as primary care physicians and other clinicians who treat patients with behavioral health and neuropsychiatric disorders.

On Psychiatrist.com, you’ll find a range of resources related to major depressive episodes, including articles and research on major depressive disorder treatmentrecurrent major depressive disorder, and MDD diagnosis based on DSM-5 major depressive disorder criteria. You can also earn CME credits with activities related to major depression through the CME Institute of Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc.

Register for free on Psychiatrist.com to enjoy access to many articles, podcasts, CME activities, and email alerts. Or subscribe for complete access to all current and archived articles related to major depressive episodes and other aspects of MDD.

The latest CME activities on major depressive episodes

Dedicated to providing lifelong learning opportunities for mental health professionals and other clinicians, Psychiatrist.com offers more than 150 CME activities coordinated by the CME Institute at CMEInstitute.com, accredited to provide AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM for continuing medical education for physicians from the the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Through Psychiatrist.com, you can earn CME credit with articles, webcasts, supplements, and other publications related to treatment for major depressive episodes and recurrent major depression.

With a free registration on Psychiatrist.com or CMEInstitute.com, you’ll have access to a MyCME account, a convenient online tool for tracking your participation in CME activities. With your MyCME account, you can easily start activities at any time and return to finish them later. Your MyCME account serves as an online record of your credits earned and enables you to print transcripts and certificates after passing posttests and completing evaluations.

CME activities related to major depressive disorder include titles such as:

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Consult authoritative research on major depressive episodes

On Psychiatrist.com, you’ll find a large selection of peer-reviewed, evidence-based articles on the latest advances in diagnosis and treatment of major depressive episodes as well as many other mental and neurologic illnesses. Content on Psychiatrist.com is collected from two sources: The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry (JCP) and The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders (PCC). JCP is a leading psychiatric resource for clinical information and is one of the top 10 most-cited psychiatry journals, while PCC is a peer-reviewed publication that works to advance the clinical expertise of primary care physicians and other healthcare professionals who treat patients with mental and CNS disorders.

Material related to major depressive disorder on Psychiatrist.com includes:

FAQs on research on major depressive episodes

When you register for free on Psychiatrist.com, you can view the full text of articles in The Primary Care Companion and certain free articles and supplements from The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. For complete access to content related to major depressive episodes, you’ll need to subscribe to JCP.

JCP subscriptions include both print/online and online-only editions. Visit the JCP subscription page for more information and pricing.

Yes. CME activities on Psychiatrist.com are provided by the CME Institute (CMEInstitute.com) of Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc., which is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

When you have passed a posttest for an activity and completed an evaluation, you can print a certificate immediately through your MyCME account on Psychiatrist.com or CMEInstitute.com.

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A free registration is the key to accessing many of the articles, research, CME activities, and other benefits on Psychiatrist.com. As a registered user, you may:

  • Access the full text of articles from The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders
  • View the full text of supplements and certain free articles from The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry
  • Participate in 150+ CME activities through CMEInstitute.com
  • Track your CME activities and credits earned with MyCME, a free online tool available from CMEInstitute.com
  • Download podcasts that summarize highlights from each issue of JCP and PCC
  • Receive daily electronic alerts, or Elerts, that provide notification of new articles, podcasts, supplements, and CME activities on Psychiatrist.com

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When you choose a paid subscription to The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, you’ll have immediate access to all resources concerning major depressive episodes and other subjects on Psychiatrist.com. As a subscriber, you may search for articles and view content from every issue of the journal from 1997 to the present. Additionally, you may view online-first and online-only articles published weekly and view new issues of the journal as soon as they are released.

About Psychiatrist.com

Psychiatrist.com is published by Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc., and features content drawn from three sources: The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders, and the CME Institute at CMEInstitute.com.

Material on Psychiatrist.com is intended to aid the work of psychiatrists and mental health professionals along with primary care physicians and other clinicians who treat patients with mental and neurologic illness.

Content on Psychiatrist.com includes clinical psychiatry news and research on a broad range of topics, including treatment for manic depression; diagnosis of an ADHD disorder; ADHD and ADD symptoms in adults; the latest research on major depression diagnosis and major depressive disorder treatment; diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder; and many other aspects of general, family, integrated, functional, and interventional psychiatry.

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