22nd International Symposium on Controversies in Psychiatry
The 22nd International Symposium on Controversies in Psychiatry will be held in Barcelona, Spain, on March 6th and 7th, 2015. This year will be focused on "Targets in Clinical Practice: Symptoms or Disorders?".
The programme is definitive, all speakers have confirmed their attendance, and registration is already open.
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Friday, March 6th, 2015
ROUND TABLE 1
"Can Psychiatry neglect descriptive psychopathology?"
Prof. German Berrios (Cambridge Univ., UK)
"Nosological ubicuity of disociative symptoms"
Prof. Petr Bob (Charles Univ., Czech Republic)
"Treatment target in OCD: anxiety vs. compulsion"
Prof. Damiaan Denys (Amsterdam Univ., Netherlands)
"Anhedonia across categories. Treatment implications"
Prof. Diego Pizzagalli (Harvard Univ., USA)
Treatment of negative symptoms in schizophrenia
Pharmacological approach: Prof. Mathias Zink (Heidelberg Univ., Germany)
Psychosocial approach: Prof. Til Wykes (KCL, UK)
Treatment of cognitive impairment in depression
Pharmacological approach: Prof. David Nutt (Imperial College, UK)
Psychosocial approach: Dra. Maria Portella (IIB Sant Pau, Spain)
Saturday, March 7th, 2015
ROUND TABLE 2
"Psychiatry aspects of Impulsivity"
Prof. José Luis Carrasco (Univ. Complutense de Madrid, Spain)
"Emotional deregulation in cyclothymic, borderline personality and bipolar II disorders: practical management"
Prof. Giulio Perugi (Univ. di Pisa, Italy)
"Auditory hallucinations across categories. Clinical implications"
Prof. André Aleman (Groningen Univ., Netherlands)
"DSM-5 limitations. Are RDoC the alternative?"
Prof. Charles Sanislow (Wesleyan Univ., USA)