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Background/Discussion: The DSM-5 was published in May 2013 after six years of literature reviews, input from experts, field trials, secondary data analyses, and public commentary. Changes were guided by clinical utility (e.g., decreasing diagnosis of over-inclusive diagnoses; drawing attention to under-recognized conditions; reducing stigma); research(More)
Contexte: Les SCPD sont des manifestations inhérentes à l'évolution des différents types de démence. Ce symposium sur les SCPD est composé de trois présentations qui concer-nent différents aspects reliés à ces problématiques. Méthodes: Dans un premier temps, une revue des con-sidérations épidémiologiques, cliniques et thérapeutiques sera partagée. Les(More)
With the current push towards using fewer antipsychotics and more non-pharmacological interventions in long-term care, it has become increasingly important for knowledge and best-practice sharing across the province. The " Good Ideas " project began in 2001 in the context of my work as a Royal Ottawa geriatric psychiatry behavioural support outreach nurse(More)
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