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Psychodynamic Psychiatry in the Medical Setting

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by Dr. Blumenfield

The following is an extended version of a talk given by Dr. Michael Blumenfield at the World Psychiatric Meeting in Madrid Spain on September 15, 2014 Introductory Case : I would like to start off with a case history The patient is a 21 year old woman who has some paralysis in the right upper […]

Five Minute Mood Screening Test

Posted on March 24th, 2010 by Dr. Blumenfield

My Mood Monitor (M-3) is a five minute mood screening test which has been validated at a family medicine clinic at the University of North Carolina. It showed excellent results for identifying depression, bipolar
spectrum, anxiety and PTSD. While it appears to be a good screening tool, some concerns were raised about the use of it.