Each episode of AJP Audio brings you an in-depth look at one of the articles featured in that month’s issue of The American Journal of Psychiatry, the official journal of the American Psychiatric Association. Wide-ranging interviews with article authors cover the background, rationale, main findings, and future implications of the research.
May 2021: Quality of Depression Care for Patients With Comorbid Substance Use Disorder
Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with Lara N. Coughlin, Ph.D., and Lewei Allison Lin, M.D., M.S., about their article on the provision of guideline-concordant depression treatment to patients with and without substance use disorders (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.20040454).
April 2021: Reducing Adolescent Psychopathology in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Children
Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with Karen L. Bierman, Ph.D., about her article on reducing adolescent psychopathology in socioeconomically disadvantaged children with a preschool intervention (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.20030343).
March 2021: Psychiatry Diversity Leadership in Academic Medicine
Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with Ayana Jordan, M.D., Ph.D., and Christina Mangurian, M.D., M.A.S., about their article on psychiatry diversity leadership in academic medicine (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.20091371).
February 2021: Maternal Psychological Resilience and Newborn Telomere Length
Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with Glenn Verner, M.P.H., and Sonja Entringer, Ph.D., about their article on the relationship between maternal psychological resilience during pregnancy and newborn telomere length (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.19101003).
January 2021: Brain Activation and Symptom Reduction in OCD Following CBT
Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with Luke J. Norman, Ph.D., and Kate D. Fitzgerald, M.D., about their article examining whether brain activity is associated with treatment response to cognitive-behavioral therapy in adolescents and adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder, and whether any associations are treatment specific relative to an active control psychotherapy (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.19080886).
December 2020: Year in Review
Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with American Journal of Psychiatry Editor-in-Chief Ned H. Kalin, M.D., and Deputy Editor Carolyn Rodriguez, M.D., Ph.D., about the Journal’s response to COVID-19; strategies to combat racism, social injustice, and health care inequities (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.20071051); research highlights from the past year; and what lies ahead in 2021.
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