“What’s New in Addiction Medicine?” [Volume 78]

Stimulants and Psychosis: Induced vs Indefinite?
The clinical presentation, approach to treatment, and natural history of Stimulant-Induced Psychotic Disorder

Dr. Christine MacCauley
Addiction Medicine Fellow, BC Centre on Substance Use

Tuesday, October 20
12pm – 1pm

Learning objectives:

  1. Compare and contrast the clinical presentation of stimulant intoxication, stimulant-induced psychotic disorder, and primary psychotic disorders
  2. Outline an approach to the management of stimulant-induced psychosis while reviewing the natural history of stimulant-induced psychotic disorders

What’s New in Addiction Medicine? is a lunch-time series featuring local and international experts, clinicians, and researchers who will deliver the latest research and information on novel, evidence-based addiction medicine topics.

This free series is geared towards the needs and interests of individuals operating in a healthcare or research setting, however, the public and other interested stakeholders are welcome and encouraged to attend.



If you have any questions about event logistics, please contact Raman Jawanda at [email protected].

  • October 20, 2020
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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