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Full Schedule

  • Thursday, October 28, 2021
  • 7:15 AM – 4:45 PM CST
    Pre-Conference: Child Psychiatry Update for the General Mental Health Practitioner

    Co-Chair: Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH

    Co-Chair: Julie A. Carbray, PhD, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC

    ADHD

    Anxiety Disorders

    Autism Spectrum/Developmental Disorders

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Depressive Disorders

    Psychopharmacology

  • 7:15 AM – 4:45 PM CST
    Pre-Conference: Disruptive Innovations in Psychopharmacology

    Co-Chair: Vladimir Maletic, MD, MS

    Co-Chair: Charles L. Raison, MD

    Bipolar Disorders

    Depressive Disorders

    Neurobiology/Neuroscience

    Psychopharmacology

    Psychotic Disorders

    Substance Use Disorder

    Technology

  • 4:45 PM – 6:15 PM CST
    Eric C. Arauz Memorial Keynote Address: Discovering the Sweet Spot: How Bipolar Disorder Became a Blessing…Not a Curse
  • 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • Friday, October 29, 2021
  • 6:45 AM – 8:00 AM CST
    Innovation Theaters
  • 8:15 AM – 9:15 AM CST
    Welcome Session: The COVID-19 Pandemic Impact on the Mental Healthcare Landscape
  • 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM CST
    Cases and Practical Pearls: The Intersection of Chronic Pain and Substance Use Disorder
  • 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM CST
    Perinatal Anxiety Disorders: Nuances of Effective Treatment
  • 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM CST
    Rethinking Approaches to Trauma for the 21st Century: Underlying Neurobiology and Practical Applications to Little “t” Traumas
  • 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM CST
    Solving Clinical Challenges in Major Depressive Disorder
  • 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM CST
    Improving Patient Outcomes: The Challenges and Opportunities of Offering Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
  • 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM CST
    Internet, Gaming, Sex: Understanding and Treating These OCD Spectrum Disorders
  • 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM CST
    Off-Label But On-Evidence: How to Knowledgeably Use Psychotropic Drugs Outside of FDA Label Indications
  • 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM CST
    The Baby and the Bathwater: What Pharmacogenomic Testing CAN and CANNOT Tell Us
  • 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM CST
    Industry-Supported Symposia
  • 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM CST
    Digital Mental Health Beyond Telehealth: Smartphone Apps and Sensors in Care
  • 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM CST
    Insomnia Medications and Mechanism of Action: Exploiting the Differences to Benefit Patients
  • 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM CST
    Reducing Risk of Suicide with Lethal Means Counseling
  • 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM CST
    COVID-19 and Substance Use Disorders
  • 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM CST
    Managing Agitation in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder: What's Available, What's New, What's Next
  • 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM CST
    Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Where We Are and Where We Are Going
  • 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM CST
    Understanding the Menopause Transition and Its Effects on Mental Health
  • 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM CST
    Featured Session: Hidden Valley Road: A Story of Family, Trauma, and Hope
  • 6:45 PM – 8:15 PM CST
    Opening Night Reception In the Exhibit Hall
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • Saturday, October 30, 2021
  • 7:15 AM – 9:00 AM CST
    Industry-Supported Symposia
  • 9:15 AM – 10:30 AM CST
    Diversity and Cultural Competence: The Impact of “Dual Pandemics” on Women’s Mental Health
  • 9:15 AM – 10:30 AM CST
    Personalized Medicine for Bipolar Depression: Combining Evidence and Clinical Wisdom to Improve Clinical Outcomes
  • 9:15 AM – 10:30 AM CST
    Solving Clinical Challenges in Schizophrenia
  • 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM CST
    Autism Spectrum Disorders: Focus on Psychopharmacology
  • 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM CST
    Irritability in Individuals with Psychiatric Disorders: Causes, Clinical Consequences, and Potential Treatments
  • 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM CST
    Transgender Mental Health
  • 12:15 PM – 1:30 PM CST
    Innovation Theaters
  • 12:15 PM – 3:00 PM CST
    Exhibit Hall
  • 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM CST
    Poster Presentations
  • 1:45 PM – 2:45 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Mood Disorders Related to the Menstrual Cycle
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Psychotherapy and Medications for Eating Disorders: Better Together?
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Strengths And Limitations Of Psychopharmacology For The Person At Risk For Suicide
  • 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM CST
    Featured Session: A Funny Thing Happened: Improv and Mental Health
  • 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM CST
    Exhibit Hall Reception and Poster Gala
  • 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • Sunday, October 31, 2021
  • 7:15 AM – 9:00 AM CST
    Industry-Supported Symposia
  • 9:15 AM – 10:30 AM CST
    Sex on the Female Brain: Etiology and Treatment of Female Sexual Dysfunction
  • 9:15 AM – 10:30 AM CST
    Strategies for Discussing Race and Racism with Patients and Colleagues
  • 9:15 AM – 10:30 AM CST
    Turning Down the Heat: Psychopharmacologic Management of Irritability and Aggression in Children and Adolescents
  • 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM CST
    Difficult-to-Treat Patients With Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM CST
    Ethical Considerations at the Interface of Religion, Spirituality, and Psychiatric Practice
  • 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM CST
    Solving Clinical Challenges in Substance Use Disorders
  • 12:15 PM – 1:30 PM CST
    Innovation Theaters
  • 12:15 PM – 3:00 PM CST
    Exhibit Hall
  • 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM CST
    Poster Presentations
  • 1:45 PM – 2:45 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    From Clinician Burnout to Recovery: Wellness Interventions as an Antidote
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Improving Shared Decision Making by Understanding "Peer"-Defined Treatment Outcomes
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Medicinal Cannabis For Psychiatric Disorders
  • 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    What's New in Adult and Pediatric ADHD: A 2021 Psychopharmacology Update
  • 4:45 PM – 6:00 PM CST
    Acute and Chronic Treatment of the Complex Patient with PTSD and SUD
  • 4:45 PM – 6:00 PM CST
    Putting the Smartphone Down: Can We Beat Technology Addiction?
  • 4:45 PM – 6:00 PM CST
    The Body Decides: An Update on the Immunology of Stress and Depression
  • 4:45 PM – 6:00 PM CST
    When to Prescribe ECT, and How Much to Give, in the New World of TMS, Ketamine, and Esketamine
  • 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM CST
    A Primer on GABA: Appreciating the Hardest Working Neurotransmitter in the Brain
  • 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM CST
    Agitation in Late-Life: How to Understand Its Meaning and Management
  • 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM CST
    Helping Your Patient Manage Suicidal Ideation and Behavior: Crisis Response Plan
  • 7:45 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • Monday, November 1, 2021
  • 7:30 AM – 8:45 PM CST
    Innovation Theaters
  • 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM CST
    Benzodiazepine Injury, Discontinuation, and Treatment
  • 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM CST
    Not Too Much or Too Little: Facing the Challenges of Pharmacotherapy in Borderline Personality Disorder
  • 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM CST
    Older Adults and the Mental Health Effects of COVID-19
  • 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM CST
    Treatment After Tragedy: Helping Patients Cope with Unbearable Loss
  • 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM CST
    Documenting Suicide Risk to Maximize Treatment Benefit and Minimize Chances of Malpractice Action
  • 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM CST
    Love and Loneliness in the Time of COVID-19: Clinical Relevance of Relationships
  • 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM CST
    Real-World Data in Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy for Treatment-Resistant Mental Health Conditions
  • 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM CST
    The Mimics: Commonly Missed Medical Conditions That Present with Psychiatric Symptoms
  • 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM CST
    Innovation Theater
  • 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM CST
    Building the Foundation for Positive Mental Health at an Early Age
  • 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM CST
    Reunited and It Feels So Good: Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Magnify Each Other with Psychedelics
  • 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM CST
    Solving Clinical Challenges in Anxiety Disorder
  • 4:00 PM – 4:15 PM CST
    Psych Congress 2021: Final Thoughts and Panel Discussion