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UMMS Psychiatry Residency

Recommended eTexts for Psychiatry Residents

Psychiatry Residency Texts

This is a list, posted by Dr. Benjamin on Amazon, of essential texts for Psychiatry Residency.  Many of these books are available online or on the shelves in the Lamar Soutter Library.  And if not, they can be borrowed (a free service for all UMMS/UMMHC residents) from other nearby libraries.

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Journal Club Articles

Journal Club articles that have been discussed in previous years are listed in a PubMed Collection where you can view the abstracts, save the articles, or find similar articles. Also find articles by year:

2018-2019 Journal Club articles (partial list)

2019-2020 Journal Club articles

Find a list of ABPN-recommended Child and Adolescent Psychiatry articles in another PubMed Collection or on the "Professional Articles to Know" page of the Psychiatry Resource Guide.

 2020-2021 Journal Club Articles:

Dobson, E. T., Bloch, M. H., & Strawn, J. R. (2019). Efficacy and Tolerability of Pharmacotherapy for Pediatric Anxiety Disorders: A Network Meta-Analysis. The Journal of clinical psychiatry80(1), 17r12064.

Gilliam, W. S., Maupin, A. N., Reyes, C. R., Accavitti, M., & Shic, F. (2016). Do early educators’ implicit biases regarding sex and race relate to behavior expectations and recommendations of preschool expulsions and suspensionsYale University Child Study Center9(28), 2016.

Hadland, S. E., Wharam, J. F., Schuster, M. A., Zhang, F., Samet, J. H., & Larochelle, M. R. (2017). Trends in Receipt of Buprenorphine and Naltrexone for Opioid Use Disorder Among Adolescents and Young Adults, 2001-2014JAMA pediatrics171(8), 747–755.

Perez-Brumer, A., Day, J. K., Russell, S. T., & Hatzenbuehler, M. L. (2017). Prevalence and Correlates of Suicidal Ideation Among Transgender Youth in California: Findings From a Representative, Population-Based Sample of High School Students. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry56(9), 739–746.

Singham, T., Viding, E., Schoeler, T., Arseneault, L., Ronald, A., Cecil, C. M., McCrory, E., Rijsdijk, F., & Pingault, J. B. (2017). Concurrent and Longitudinal Contribution of Exposure to Bullying in Childhood to Mental Health: The Role of Vulnerability and Resilience. JAMA psychiatry74(11), 1112–1119.

Snyder, H. R., Young, J. F., & Hankin, B. L. (2019). Chronic Stress Exposure and Generation Are Related to the P-Factor and Externalizing Specific Psychopathology in YouthJournal of clinical child and adolescent psychology : the official journal for the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, American Psychological Association, Division 5348(2), 306–315.

For background reference: Caspi, A., & Moffitt, T. E. (2018). All for One and One for All: Mental Disorders in One Dimension. The American journal of psychiatry175(9), 831–844.

Van Meter, A. R., Burke, C., Youngstrom, E. A., Faedda, G. L., & Correll, C. U. (2016). The Bipolar Prodrome: Meta-Analysis of Symptom Prevalence Prior to Initial or Recurrent Mood Episodes. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry55(7), 543–555.

Vidal-Ribas, P., Brotman, M. A., Valdivieso, I., Leibenluft, E., & Stringaris, A. (2016). The Status of Irritability in Psychiatry: A Conceptual and Quantitative Review. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry55(7), 556–570.

Useful Apps Recommended by the Psychiatry Training Office

LSL Mobile Resources Guide


NEJM Resident 360


NEJM Resident 360

Resident 360 is a tool from the New England Journal of Medicine that is designed to help residents navigate their residency.. Features include rotation preparation resources, discussion boards on topics relevant to residents and a social media outlet. Access is free to all UMMS/UMMHC residents via the Library's institutional subscription to the New England Journal of Medicine.

BMJ Case Reports

JANE: tool to find journals, articles or authors

JANE journal author name estimator

Jane is a tool that is designed to help you choose a journal in which to publish based on the topic of your paper or to identify other authors who publish in the same field.  It is a free resource by the Biosemantics Group located in the Netherlands.

Finding and Evaluating Journals