The Genetic Connection between Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder and Major Depression

It may seem as though schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depression have vastly different presenting characteristics. However, as researchers progress in investigating these conditions, they are uncovering more commonalities than you might initially anticipate. Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that is characterized by a broad range of unusual behaviors which cause profound disruption in the […] Read More

Taking Care of Yourself First

When you have a close friend or family member who is experiencing depression, anxiety or maybe even suicidal thoughts, it can take a toll on your life, too. Although it may initially sound selfish, it’s important for you to take care of yourself and you mental health first. This is important for your own well-being, […] Read More

The Pros and Cons of Social Media

Social media has become, especially for those of us who grew up in the muck of it, such an omnipresent entity in most of our days that it’s hard to imagine a world without it. What would it feel like to go a day, a month, or even a year without posting or browsing? Does […] Read More

Stress Relief: Out of the Box Ideas for Meditation

While meditation may not seem very “outside the box,” the concept is actually much more broad than you might think. Chanting mantras, listening to guided meditation tapes, and sitting silently while focusing on one’s breathing are all perfectly valid ways of meditating; but, too often, they are seen as the only ways. And that simply […] Read More

May Regulatory Update – This Month in Telehealth

There is no doubt that the rate of adoption of services delivered through telemedicine is gaining momentum, but one of the number one reasons touted for why services through telemedicine are not being embraced faster is because of reimbursement challenges. This is a special edition of InSight Telepsychiatry’s Regulatory Report where we will break down […] Read More

Mental Health Awareness Month

What do filters, angles, and lighting refer to? If you were to ask somebody this question 20 years ago, they may have no idea. Today, it is fairly clear that these terms refer to snapping and posting the best photos on social media. Platforms, such as Instagram and Facebook, have given people the opportunity to […] Read More

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